Topic: Serie A picks/previews 29/10

Wednesday:


Bologna - Juventus

Last season: Not played

Form guide: Bologna (L L L W L) Juventus (D D L L W)

Bologna (probable): Antonioli; Zenoni, Terzi, Moras, Bombardini; Marchini, Mudingayi, Volpi, Lanna; Di Vaio, Bernacci

Juventus (probable): Manninger; Mellberg, Legrottaglie, Chiellini, Molinaro; Marchionni, Sissoko, Nedved, Giovinco; Amauri, Del Piero

Juventus have had a very poor start to the season and are struggling with several injuries. But have recently been pretty good.

Juventus win.


Catania - Udinese

Last season: Catania 2-1 Udinese

Form guide: Catania (D W D W D) Udinese (W W W D W)

Catania (probable): Bizzarri; Sardo, Stovini, Silvestre, Silvestri; Baiocco, Biagianti, Tedesco; Martinez; Plasmati, Mascara

Udinese (probable): Handanovic; Motta, Coda, Domizzi, Lukovic; Inler, D’Agostino, Isla; Pepe, Floro Flores, Di Natale

Udinese have had a very good start to the season, but I believe this could be a pretty close match.

Draw.


Chievo - Lazio

Last season: Not played

Form guide: Chievo (D L L D L) Lazio (W W D L L)

Chievo (probable): Sorrentino; Frey, Mandelli, Yepes, Mantovani; Pinzi, Italiano, Bentivoglio; Marcolini; Pellissier, M.Esposito

Lazio (probable): Carrizo; De Silvestri, Siviglia, Rozehnal, Kolarov; Brocchi, Ledesma, Dabo, C.Manfredini; Pandev, Zarate

Lazio opened the season very well, but have recently had some poor results.

Draw.


Fiorentina - Inter

Last season: Fiorentina 0-2 Inter

Form guide: Fiorentina (L W W W W) Inter (W L W W D)

Fiorentina (probable): Frey; Comotto, Kroldrup, Gamberini, Vargas; Kuzmanovic, Felipe Melo, Montolivo; Santana, Pazzini, Mutu

Inter (probable): Julio Cesar; Maicon, Cordoba, Burdisso, Maxwell; J.Zanetti, Cambiasso, Chivu; Quaresma, Ibrahimovic, Mancini

Fiorentina are on a very good run in the Serie A, but face a strong Inter team this time around. But I believe it could be close.

Draw.


Genoa - Cagliari

Last season: Genoa 2-0 Cagliari

Form guide: Genoa (W L W W D) Cagliari (L L D W W)

Genoa (probable): Rubinho; Papasthatopoulos, Ferrari, Criscito; Rossi, Motta, Vanden Borre, Mesto; Sculli, Milito, Jankovic

Cagliari (probable): Marchetti; Pisano, Lopez, Bianco, Agostini; Fini, Conti, Parola; Lazzari; Jeda, Acquafresca

Genoa at home should be able to win this match.

Genoa win.


Lecce - Palermo

Last season: Not played

Form guide: Lecce (L W D D L) Palermo (L W W L L)

Lecce (probable): Benussi; Polenghi, Diamoutene, Stendardo, Esposito; Giacomazzi, Ardito, Boudianski; Caserta; Castillo, Konan

Palermo (probable): Amelia; Cassani, Carrozzieri, Raggi, Balzaretti; Nocerino, Liverani, Bresciano; Simplicio; Cavani, Miccoli

Both teams have pretty poor form and I believe this one will be close call.

Draw.


AC Milan - Siena

Last season: Milan 1-0 Siena

Form guide: Milan (W W D W W) Siena (D L W L D)

Milan (probable): Abbiati; Zambrotta, Bonera, Maldini, Favalli; Gattuso, Emerson, Ambrosini; Kaka; Pato, Borriello

Siena (probable): Manitta; Rossettini, Ficagna, Portanova, Del Grosso; Vergassola, Codrea, Galloppa; Kharja; Frick, Maccarone

AC Milan have very good form lately, and I believe that will continue.

AC Milan win.


Napoli - Reggina

Last season: Napoli 1-1 Reggina

Form guide: Napoli (W W L W W) Reggina (L L D L W)

Napoli (probable): Navarro; Santacroce, Rinaudo, Aronica; Maggio, Pazienza, Gargano, Hamsik, Mannini; Denis, Lavezzi

Reggina (probable): Campagnolo; Lanzaro, Valdez, Costa; Vigiani, Barreto, Carmona, Barillà; Brienza, Cozza; Corradi

Napoli have very strong form and at home they should beat Reggina.

Napoli win.


Roma - Sampdoria

Last season: Roma 2-0 Sampdoria

Form guide: Roma (L W L L L) Sampdoria (D D L L W)

Roma (probable): Doni; Cicinho, Juan, Panucci, Tonetto; De Rossi, Pizarro, Taddei, Perrotta, Menez; Totti

Sampdoria (probable): Castellazzi; Lucchini, Accardi, Bottinelli; Padalino, Delvecchio, Sammarco, Franceschini, Pieri; Bellucci, Cassano

One time the bad form Roma have had recently have to change and I believe it will today. Good luck mr. Spalletti.

Roma win.


Torino - Atalanta

Last season: Torino 1-0 Atalanta

Form guide: Torino (D L L L L) Atalanta (W L W D L)

Torino (probable): Calderoni; Diana, Di Loreto, Natali, Pisano; Abate, Zanetti, Dzemaili, Rubin; Rosina, Bianchi

Atalanta (probable): Coppola; Garics, Talamonti, Manfredini, Bellini; Ferreira Pinto, De Ascentis, Guarente, Padoin; Doni, Floccari

Torino have had a very poor run of results lately, but I believe they can win this one.

Torino win.