Empoli vs Udinese: prediction for the Serie A fixture
Empoli have returned to Serie A and immediately challenged the status of the main outsider of the Italian elite. Aurelio Andreazzoli's men created several sensations in the first rounds, including a victory over Juventus (1:0) in Turin.
Empoli lack consistency, but they stay far away from the relegation zone. Currently, the Azzurri are 11th in the table with 20 points in the asset. In the last round, Empoli recorded a 2:2 draw with Torino. They were losing by two goals, but managed to turn around the game and remained unbeaten in the second match in a row.
Udinese do not look impressive this season. Luca Gotti's men didn't have any serious problems at the start of the season, but at the same time, they can't boast any success. Having lost almost all their key players in the summer, Le Zebrette managed 16 points from 15 games and are currently 14th in the standings.
Udinese have a handicap of 6 points against the 18th Genoa. Le Zebrette have not won in three games, and in the last round, they recorded a high-scoring draw with Lazio (4:4).
This score was recorded in 2 of the last 3 games of Empoli.
This bet played in the last 5 games of Empoli.
Udinese scored in the second half in the last 2 away games.
Empoli are having a solid first half of the season. They are demonstrating beautiful attacking football, and today the Azzurri will strive to get a victory over Udinese. The visitors aren't in good form, and they lost the last two games at Carlo Castellani. We suggest playing the victory for Empoli.
Our prediction - Asian handicap (0) to Empoli
In the last two games, Empoli were solid. They conceded first, but managed to earn points nevertheless. We do not expect a crushing defeat for Udinese though, and predict that Empoli will get a narrow win.
Second prediction -Empoli to win by 1 goal