Sampdoria vs Lazio Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Preview. Check the match preview, betting tips, useful info and betting predictions for the match between Sampdoria vs Lazio in Serie A.
Sampdoria vs Lazio Match Preview
It will be a clash of Champions League hopefuls in Serie A when Sampdoria host Lazio this weekend. This Sampdoria vs Lazio fixture would be played at the Stadio Comunale Luigi on Sunday, December 3, so read the betting preview, betting tips and predictions for this game.
Sampdoria have been the surprise package of Serie A this season punching above their weight and occupying one of the Europa League qualification spots. They can further underline their credentials by going for a win against Lazio. Currently, they are sixth in the table (26 pts, P13, W8, D2, L3) and knocking on the doors of top-four with Roma in the fourth place at 34 points, having played a game more. The hosts have suffered a 3-0 loss to Bologna last weekend but a return to the home ground should bring cheers to their camp, where they have won all six games. They score heavily at home having already scored 19 goals (average of 3.17 per game) and conceding just five goals (average of 0.83 per game).
Lazio are fifth in the table (29 pts, W9, D2, L2) and can put pressure on their eternal rivals Roma who are right now in the fourth spot. They have dropped five points in their last two matches which is one of the reasons they aren’t yet in the top-four. Barring the 2-1 loss against Roma, Lazio have won all their remaining six away matches scoring 18 goals during this time while conceding just eight. Their away record of 18 points is second-best only to Napoli in the league. With 33 goals, Lazio are among the top scorers in Serie A with almost half of those coming from their star forward Ciro Immobile. All their away games this season have seen over 2.5 goals as matches involving Lazio have been flush with goals.
Sampdoria vs Lazio H2H
Lazio have an edge over Sampdoria in the overall head-to-head with a record of W21, D9, L9. It gets better in the last 11 encounters as Lazio have only lost once (W8, D2, L1).
Sampdoria vs Lazio Team News
Sampdoria will be without Karol Linetty while Dennis Praet is available for selection again.
Lazio will not have the services of Nani, Felipe Anderson, and Davide Di Gennaro with all three injured.
Sampdoria vs Lazio Probable Line-ups
Sampdoria: Viviano, Bereszynski, Silvestre, Ferrari, Murru, Praet, Torreira, Barreto, Ramirez, Zapata, Quagliarella.
Lazio: Strakosha, Bastos, Vrij, Radu, Marusic, Leiva, Parolo, Lulic, Alberto, Milinkovic-Savic, Immobile.
Sampdoria vs Lazio Predictions
Sampdoria have scored at least twice in all seven of their games at home this season while all of Lazio’s seven away games have seen over 2.5 goals. Given the scoring record of these two sides, we may be in for a high-scoring game. We expect a match of over 2.5 goals, so that’s betting tip for the match between Sampdoria vs Lazio. Coming to individual goal scorers, the form of Immobile should see him find the net in this match. There is a big chance for both the sides to find the back of the net which can be a good betting prediction for this fixture.