Atalanta and Lazio meet at Stadio Olimpico, in a match for this phase of the Coppa Italia (Final). The record of recent direct confrontations between these two teams could not be more balanced, since there were 2 draws and 3 wins for each team in the last 8 games they played. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 05-05-2019, ended with the victory of Atalanta by (1-3).
The team reaches this stage of the Coppa Italia (Final) after having played previous qualifiers with: Fiorentina, Juventus and Cagliari. The team comes to this match after a victory with Genoa by (2-1). Atalanta won 3 and tied 1 of their last 4 matches for Coppa Italia.
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 4 matches. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored at least one goal in each of the last 4 matches for this competition. In their matches there is a tendency for goals, since 36 of the last 53 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 7 times, but got the comeback in 5.
The Atalanta arrives to this day motivated, after a triumph, by 2-1, in the reception to the Genoa, adding like this the fifth triumph followed in official parties: the goals of the equipment were marked by Castagne and Musa Barrow. To reach the grand final of the Italian Cup, the club of the house beat Cagliari, Juventus and Fiorentina. Coach Gian Piero Gasperini acts with three men in the defense, five in the center of the field and two in the attack, with Duván Zapata and Josip Ilicic being the most advanced players: the first one is Atalanta’s best scorer in official competitions, with 22 goals scored We emphasize that the players of the Atalanta have presented great quality in the counterattacks. The coach has in doubt Rafael Toloi and Marco Varnier, both with physical problems.
Until reaching this phase dla Coppa Italia (Final), the team eliminated: Milan, Internazionale and Novara. The team comes to this match after a victory with Cagliari by (1-2). In the last 4 matches they played for Coppa Italia, Lazio won 3 and tied 1. The defense was strong and only suffered goals in 1 of the last 4 matches for this competition. In 15 games, he never got the comeback in the 4 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 20 matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have suffered 8 of their 18 goals between minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Lazio came into this game with a 1-2 victory in the move to Cagliari, returning to the triumphs after the defeat against Atalanta: the goals of the three points were scored by Luis Alberto and Correa. In the previous qualifiers of the Italian Cup, the visiting club eliminated Novara, Inter Milan and AC Milan. In this game against Lazio, coach Simone Inzaghi must keep the team in 3-5-2, with Caicedo and Ciro Immoblie being the most offensive references of the local team. Ciro Immoblie is the best Lazio marker in official competitions, with 18 goals scored. For this final of the Italian Cup, the coach can not count on Lukaku, Berisha, Patric and Strakosha, players recovering from injury.