Parma – Cagliari SOCCER PICKS
Parma and Cagliari meet in Stadio Ennio Tardini, in a match for the 5th round of Serie A. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 1 win and 2 draws in the last 3 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 01-14-2015, in a match for Coppa Italia that ended with the victory of Parma by (2-1). The goals of the match were scored by G. Paletta (45 ‘) and A. Rispoli (84’), for Parma, and M. Sau (69 ‘), for Cagliari. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Cagliari presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
After 1 win, 1 draw and 2 losses, the home team is currently in the 17 th position, with 4 points won. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Internazionale by (0-1), after in the previous match they have lost (1-2) at home, against Juventus. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 14 goals scored and 16 conceded; against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses at their stadium, with 23 goals scored and 15 suffered. In the last 10 home matches Parma has won 4, tied 3 and lost 3. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 3 of the last 4 matches, but their offense has scored with regularity, as they have scored goals in 3 of the last 4 matches for this competition.
Parma left for this game motivated, the result of the triumph, by 0-1, in the visit to the field of Inter Milan: the only goal of the game was scored by Federico Dimarco. Normally the local team opts for a very direct style of play to attack, without great criteria, looking, in most cases, the spearhead Roberto Inglese. In addition, it is important to emphasize that Parma presents several difficulties in the air game, defensive transition and finalization. For this game, coach Roberto D’Aversa can count on all the players.
After 1 win, 2 draws and 1 loss, the away team is currently in the 4 th position, with 7 points won. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Atalanta, by (0-1). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Milan, by (1-1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 6 victories, 4 draws and 5 defeats in his stadium. In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Cagliari has won 3, tied 1 and lost 6. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 3 of the last 4 matches. attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 3 of the last 4 matches for this competition.
The whole of Cagliari leaves for this match with a draw, by 1-1, at the reception to AC Milan: the only goal of the team was scored by João Pedro. Normally the trainer Rolando Maran plays in 4-4-2, privileging the possession of ball and the attacks by the central runner: Gastón João Pedro is the great person in charge to create and to organize the offensive process. On the other hand, striker Leonardo Pavoletti is the great striker of this team, with 2 goals scored. For this game the coach can not count on the injured Luca Ceppitelli.