On 17.01.2021, Empoli and Salernitana will cross swords in the italian Serie B. The referee will get the game underway at 21:00. Stadio Carlo Castellani is the venue where the match is taking place on Sunday. This means that the currently league leaders is playing against the 2nd in the table. At present, the sportsbooks are forecasting a home win for Empoli. The highest odds for bets on a home win is at Unibet, where the odds are 1.62. If you bet 10€, you get 16,20€ back (profit = 6,20€).
The best odds for a tip on a victory at home foran away win for Salernitana are at present 5.85 at Unibet. In their past games between the sides Empoli has won two games and one game were drawn, Salernitana winning one game.
Current statistics of Empoli Football Club
Empoli Football Club won its last game 0:2 against Cosenza. The home team has won 11 out of 22 duels in the recent six months. Empoli had four victories, four draws and two losses at home. In the current season 20/21, Empoli has so far managed to win 4 out of 8 home games (50%). Four matches ended in a draw and zero games were lost at home. After a total of 17 games in the season, Empoli has nine wins, seven draws and one loss.
In the second half, coach Alessio Dionisi’s team can achieve more goals on average. Empoli currently achieves an average of 1,50 goals per game at home and concedes 0,63 goals. This results in a total of 2,13 goals per game. A look at last season’s goal record shows Empoli Football Club at home with an average of 1,37 goals. The average number of goals conceded in front of their own fans is 1,21. The most frequent results at their home stadium last season were 1:1, 2:1 or 1:5. In the current season, home matches most often end 0:0, 1:1 or 1:0.
Current statistics of US Salernitana
In their last match, Salernitana lost 0:2 against Pordenone. This season, the team has been victorious in 3 out of 8 away games so far (37.5%). Salernitana has won ten games and lost six games in the last 6 months, with six matches ending in a tie. In games in away stadium three victories were achieved. Three games were lost while four games ended without a winning team.
Fabrizio Castori’s team scores 0,88 away goals per game this season, mainly in the second half of the game. Overall, Salernitana scored an average of 2,25 goals per away match. Last season, Salernitana finished with an average of 0,95 goals for and 1,42 against in away games. As the away team last season, the side’s game most often ended 0:1, 1:1 or 0:2. Salernitana’s most frequently played away 2:1, 0:3 or 0:0 in the running season.
Betting tips on Empoli vs Salernitana
2,0 goals is the over/under average for both teams. The matching bet would be an Under 2.5 goals, for which you currently get the best odds 1.78 at Unibet. The bookies expectonly one team will score. The odds against ‘both teams to score’ are 1.82 (Unibet).
The betting providers think a 1:0-win for Empoli is the most likely, currently estimates the highest odd at (Unibet 6.40. The second most probable for the bookies seems to be a 1:1-draw, for which you can currently get the best odds of 6.75 at Unibet.
In the next upcoming matches Empoli will have to deal with US Lecce, AC Monza Brianz and Frosinone Calcio. After Sunday, US Salernitana will compete against Delfino Pescara 1936, Reggio Calabria and AC Chievo Verona.