Venezia To Battle Cagliari in Return Fixture

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The points are waiting for one of these two sides in the return fixture, who will prevail, as Cagliari travel to Stadio Pierluigi Penzo?

As it stands, Cagliari will go to Stadio Pierluigi Penzo in eighteenth place, Venezia are currently in twentieth.

Venezia require a positive result, as Cagliari go to Stadio Pierluigi Penzo

Venezia come to this fixture on the back of a 1-1 away draw against Roma at the Stadio Olympico.

Also, getting out of a relegation battle requires a string of positive results, but Andrea Soncin’s men know that 14 losses in 19 meetings is a run of form that will be hard to turn around. With a twentieth position in the league and 6 wins, 23 losses and 8 draws, they currently have 26 points in the League having won six fixtures, drawn eight meetings, and lost 23 matches.

Venezia have won three meetings, drawn four games, and lost 11 meetings of their 18 League matches at home this season.

A victory for Venezia would put them on 29 points.

Andrea Soncin will be forced to make changes to the plans for his squad, as injury or illness has depleted him of six of his Venezia players.

Cagliari under pressure for a result as they go to fancied Venezia on Sunday

Cagliari need a positive result from this game, if they are to move their season forward. Their last match resulted in a loss to Internazionale, before that they drew away to Salernitana, 1-1.

Also, With eight defeats in the last 10 games, Alessandro Agostini’s Cagliari are justifiably in the bottom half of the table, very much looking at a relegation battle. They currently stand eighteenth in the League, with 29 points for a total of 6 wins, 20 losses and 11 draws having won six meetings, drawn 11 fixtures, and lost 20 matches.

Cagliari have had a disappointing run of performances on the road, having won three games, drawn five games, and lost 10 matches of their 18 League matches away from home this season.

Cagliari will have 32 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Venezia v Cagliari – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels these two clubs have already met each other 13 times with the tally being four wins and six draws for Venezia. Also, the two teams have been unable to break the deadlock in the last two games, with draws on each occasion. The last time both teams met in this competition was October 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.

Other standout players for Venezia are Thomas Henry and David Okereke with six goals both and for Cagliari are Gaston Pereiro and Alessandro Deiola with three goals and two goals respectively.

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