The derby defeat of the Rossoneri on the last matchday had it all. The scorching duel in the “Derby della Madonnina” was against the city rivals Inter Milan a bitter 2: 3 defeat. Fortunately, AC Milan gets off lightly with it, as pursuer AS Roma also crashed on the final day of the match. For the Rossoneri counts only the Champions League starting place this season. So far, the performances under Gennaro Gattuso were quite impressive. Only five times had AC Milan beaten this season. With the bankruptcy against Inter also ended the series of ten unbeaten games. Will the duel between Sampdoria and AC Milan be the next damper or will this time be a tip on the Rossoneri?
Today’s Betting Prediction Sampdoria vs AC Milan
According to the home record against the Rossoneri speaks at Sampdoria. AC Milan not really much for a prediction in favor of the home side. In the last seven home games Sampdoria won only once against AC Milan and recently dropped out in the Copa against the Rossoneri. For the home side, the game against the Rossoneri but still particularly important, because with currently three points behind the Europa League, the goals can certainly be set high. In a real peat festival succeeded Sampdoria a 5: 3 success at Sassuolo. For a hint that the home side will tie in and mend the lousy home record against AC Milan, odds of 3.25 on a home win can be tapped. On Saturday evening, the duel of the two clubs at 20:30 clock in the Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
Marco Giampaolo has been able to form a very strong team from Sampdoria Genoa. His team is in ninth place in the current series A season and has towards the end of the season opportunities on the Europa League starting place. But in the game of Sampdoria but must be constant. Intermediate form-lows made for severe setbacks, with currently three points behind but everything is still possible. In the 28 league games Sampdoria recorded a score of 12-6-10. On average, fell in the games with Sampdoria participation 3.11 goals. If there should be a tip over 2.5 goals at Sampdoria against AC Milan, betting odds of 2.05 will be the winner. At home, Sampdoria have lost four of the 13 games so far. Most recently, in the last five home games defeats against Atalanta and the table penultimate Frosinone. The team of Giampaolo is not a pleasant opponent. Already the current top three of the Serie A got to feel this. While a clear win at Napoli at the start of the season, there were very few defeats in the duels against Inter and Juventus. In the Italian Cup Sampdoria retired despite strong performance against the Rossoneri in extra time. Now the Giampaolo-Elf can take revenge for this and make a further step towards Europa League with a home victory over AC Milan.
The most experienced player in the squad is 36-year-old Fabio Quagliarella. In the international break, the captain of Sampdoria Genoa could be Italy’s top scorer with two goals. Also in the Serie A Quagliarella is in extremely good mood. With 21 goals and seven assists, the striker is a decisive factor in the team and continues to move towards top scorer Serie A. Dennis Praet and Joachim Andersen, however, are among the most valuable players in the squad. Especially Andersen made as a center-back with his achievements attention. The BVB and Juventus should have already endeavored to a commitment of the 22-year-olds. At the latest in the summer, a transfer will probably take place. Ekdal, Vieira, Caprari and Barreto miss the match against Milan. Saponara, Ramirez and Bereszynski are injured.
Expected formation of Sampdoria:
➾ Audero; Murru, Colley, Andersen, Bereszynski; Linetty, Jancto, Praet; Defrel; Quagliarella, Gabbiadini
Last matches from Sampdoria:
⚽ 16.03.2019 – Sassuolo Calcio Vs. Sampdoria 3: 5 (Serie A)
⚽ 10.03.2019 – Sampdoria Vs. Atalanta Bergamo 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽ 03.03.2019 – Spal Ferrara vs. Sampdoria 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽ 24.02.2019 – Sampdoria Vs. Cagliari Calcio 1: 0 (Serie A)
⚽ 17.02.2019 – Inter Milan vs. Sampdoria 2: 1 (Serie A)
AC Milan – Statistics & Current Form
Wipe the mouth and continue! After the Derbypleite against city rivals Inter AC Milan must continue as before. Gattuso’s side failed to take advantage of AS Roma’s suspension, but continue to maintain the four-point cushion. But ten games before the end of the season, the Rossoneri can not afford a big loss of points, otherwise it could be quite narrow in the race for the Champions League starting places. So far, the Rossoneri has a balance of 14-9-5 book. A total of 43 goals scored in the 28 games and conceded 26 goals. On foreign terrain the performances were very convincing at last. Since the end of October 2018, no away game has been lost in Serie A. Recently, AC Milan remained undefeated in five away games in a row. Prosecutors AS Roma will face SSC Napoli, Serie A runners-up, this round of matches. To punish a possible loss of points by the pursuer, AC Milan must win against Sampdoria. In the Copa, the Rossoneri prevailed in extra time against the team of Giampaolo. If AC Milan wins the away game against Sampdoria Genoa, it would be their sixth win of the last seven league games.
Most of the team participations in the team are available to Suso. The Spaniard scored with 12 goals of his team and is a decisive factor in the offensive of AC Milan. Gattuso will complain in the game against Sampdoria only the failures of Bonaventura and Rodriguez, so he can draw largely from the full. In the young squad Gattuso benefits from the real young jewels in his team. After Derbypleite, the troupe of Gattuso will be out for reparation. Preserves itself at Sampdoria Vs. AC Milan a prediction in favor of the guests, there are odds of 2.45.
Expected formation of AC Milan:
➾ Donnarumma; Cutrone, Romagnoli, Musacchio, Calabria; Kessie, Bakayoko, Paqueta; Calhanoglu, Piatek, Suso
Last matches of AC Milan:
⚽ 17.03.2019 – AC Milan vs. Inter Milan 2: 3 (Serie A)
⚽ 09.03.2019 – Chievo Vs. AC Milan 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽ 02.03.2019 – AC Milan vs. Sassuolo Calcio 1: 0 (Serie A)
⚽ 26.02.2019 – Lazio vs AC Milan 0: 0 (Coppa Italia)
⚽ 22.02.2019 – AC Milan vs. Empoli 3: 0 (Serie A)
Sampdoria vs AC Milan Direct Comparison & Stats Highlights
In the 135th duel of the two clubs, the direct comparison speaks clearly for AC Milan. The Rossonoeri was able to build up a record of 72-30-31 against Sampdoria, scoring 224 goals. Sampdoria, meanwhile, scored 124 goals in 134 matches against AC Milan. AC Milan and Sampdoria have already scored twice in this competitive season. The league game in the first round could win AC Milan in a 3-2 win in the Italian Cup, it was in extra time a 2-0 victory for the Rossoneri. Sampdoria have won only once in their last seven home games against AC Milan. In the home games of Sampdoria vs AC Milan, there was only one game in the last eight duels in which a tip on “Both teams to score” has paid off.
Sampdoria vs AC Milan Our Betting Prediction
AC Milan have lost the derby against Inter Milan and have to let the defeat sink. The international break came here quite convenient. Gattuso will set his team on the final spurt in Serie A and defend the Champions League starting place under all circumstances. Before the defeat against Inter Milan, the Rossoneri won five league games in series. Against Sampdoria now the next winning streak is to be built, but at least after the narrow cup success against the hosts, the Gattuso-Elf will be aware that the whole thing is not so easy.
Key Facts – Sampdoria vs AC Milan tips
➾ AC Milan won five Serie A games in series before the derby defeat by Inter.
➾ Sampdoria won only one of their last seven home games against AC Milan.
➾ Gattuso will be able to get the most out of the game against Sampdoria.
Sampdoria is currently in the running for the important Europa League grid position, which is currently just three points away from the Giampaolo team. There were some surprising defeats in front of home crowd, like those against second-bottom Frosinone, but also some notable performances against Serie A top teams. We think the Rossoneri had plenty of time in the international break to recover from the derby defeat and recommend Sampdoria vs AC Milan a tip on the score, which is rewarded in case of success with odds of 2.45.
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