Cremonese v Sampdoria: Serie A Match-day 11
USC at home against Sampdoria – Monday – 6:30pm GMT – Stadio Giovanni Zini.
As it stands, Sampdoria will go to Stadio Giovanni Zini in twentieth place, USC are currently in nineteenth.
Cremonese require a positive result, as Sampdoria go to Stadio Giovanni Zini
USC drew 2-2 when they visited Spezia Calcio, their disappointment was further deepened, having previously drawn against Napoli, they must now try and get a positive result from this fixture.
Also, USC have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. With four points (0W, 6L and 4D), they are established in nineteenth position in the League having drawn four meetings and lost six games.
USC have drawn one game and lost three matches of their four League matches at home this season.
Cremonese will have 7 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
Massimiliano Alvini could be missing up to two of their players through injury or illness for the game on Monday.
Nervous Sampdoria take relegation battle to Stadio Giovanni Zini to face Cremonese
Sampdoria have dropped five points in their last two fixtures – a 0-1 defeat at Roma and 1-1 draw at Bologna.
Also, With five defeats in the last six meetings, Dejan Stankovic’s Sampdoria are justifiably in the bottom half of the table, very much looking at a relegation battle. Now they have 0 matches won, 7 games lost and 3 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in twentieth place, with a total of three points having drawn three meetings and lost seven meetings.
Sampdoria will travel to USC with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with one dart and three losse.
Winning this fixture will see Sampdoria on 6 points.
Sampdoria are likely to be missing three of their key players when they start Monday’s game, due to injury and illness.
Cremonese v Sampdoria – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen Sampdoria with a greater number of wins. In the last seven meetings, they have enjoyed four wins, to USC’s one victory. Also, Sampdoria have been hugely successful away to USC of late, winning seven games times in the last four. July 2017 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Cremonese took all three points winning 3-0.
For USC, David Okereke contributed withtwo goals in 10 League matches this Serie A Season, while Filip Djuricic has nettedtwo goals in 10 League games this campaign for Sampdoria.
Other players of note for USC are David Okereke and Cyriel Dessers with two goals each and for Sampdoria are Filip Djuricic and Emil Audero with two goals both.