Empoli hosts Sassuolo
Empoli hosts Sassuolo in a match from the 24th round of the Italian Serie A. Here are our winning soccer predictions for this clash.
Empoli are struggling right now, fighting for their survival. They are 18th in the league with 18 points, being on par with the 17th Bologna. Empoli are still in a position to survive and keep their place in the league, but only if they continue to win points as much as possible.
So far in the league Empoli have a record of 4 wins, 6 draws and 13 defeats. In their last five games they are without a win – two draws and three losses. The team’s last fixture against Lazio at the Olimpico ended with a loss. Felipe Caicedo from a penalty kick scored the only goal in the match, allowing Lazio to win this one.
Sassuolo on the other hand are 11th in the league standings with 30 points, doing much better. They have a record of 7 wins, 9 draws and 7 defeats. In their last five games Sassuolo won once, made two draws and suffered two defeats. We can say that so far Sassuolo can be calm about their future in the league – they are in a good position.
In their last match Sassuolo suffered a defeat, though, losing with 0-3 their home game against the champion Juventus. Sami Khedira, Cristiano Ronaldo and Emre Can scored for Juve, who dominated the game and deserved to win. But of course, for Sassuolo it was nothing shocking, taking into account that it was Juventus after all.
These are our winning soccer predictions for the Serie A game between Empoli and Sassuolo from the 24th round of the league. We believe that the away team have a slight advantage here, but Empoli are fighting for every point they can win.