Napoli vs Cagliari Preview

 Napoli vs Cagliari 

Competition – Serie A

Stadium – Stadio San Paolo

Date: 6th May 2017

Kick-off time – 17:00 GMT

Live in-play betting – 

In-form Napoli host Cagliari in this encounter with hopes of furthering their European ambitions.

Napoli are one of the most in-form Italian teams right now – they have managed to maintain their momentum for an extended period of time.

They are currently 3rd in the league table with 74 points, just 1 point behind 3rd placed AS Roma.

They have not lost any of their last 6 league games, winning 4 and drawing 2.

Their last 10 home games have brought them indifferent results – they have 2 wins and a draw in their last 3 home games.

Cagliari are currently 12th in the league table with 41 points from 34 games.

They are behind 11th placed Udinese by only 2 points, and they are above 15th placed Bologna by 3 points and could slip down to 14th if they lose this game.

They have won 3 of their last 6 games, drawing one and losing the other 2.

They have won 2 of their last 5 away games, losing 2 and drawing one.

Bookmakers make Napoli extremely heavy favourites at odds of 1.12.

Cagliari are trading at odds of 21.0.

Napoli (probable): Reina; Hysaj, Albiol, Maksimovic, Ghoulam; Allan, Jorginho, Hamsik; Callejon, Mertens, Insigne

Suspended: Koulibaly

Cagliari (probable): Rafael; Pisacane, Salamon, Bruno Alves, Murru; Ionita, Tachtsidis, Barella; Joao Pedro, Farias; Borriello

Suspended: None

Results of each team’s last 5 matches across all leagues and competitions

 
Napoli last 5 matches (most recent first):
30/04/17 (a)Inter Milan 0-1 W
23/04/17 (a)Sassuolo 2-2 D
15/04/17 (h)Udinese 3-0 W
09/04/17 (a)Lazio 0-3 W
05/04/17 (h)Juventus 3-2 W
 
Cagliari last 5 matches (most recent first):
30/04/17 (h)Pescara 1-0 W
23/04/17 (a)Udinese 2-1 L
15/04/17 (h)Chievo 4-0 W
09/04/17 (h)Torino 2-3 L
02/04/17 (a)Palermo 1-3 W

Last time they met: Cagliari 0-5 Napoli

Other fixtures taking place this week in Serie A:

January 21, 2018
Atalanta 12:30 SSC Napoli
Udinese 15:00 SPAL
Sassuolo 15:00 Torino
Sampdoria 15:00 Fiorentina
Hellas Verona 15:00 Crotone
Bologna 15:00 Benevento
Lazio 15:00 Chievo Verona
Cagliari 18:00 Milan
Inter Milan 20:45 Roma
January 22, 2018
Juventus 20:45 Genoa
January 24, 2018
Lazio 18:30 Udinese
Sampdoria 20:45 Roma
January 27, 2018
Sassuolo 18:00 Atalanta
Chievo Verona 20:45 Juventus

Serie A Table

# Team MP W D L F A G P
1 SSC Napoli 20 16 3 1 44 13 +31 51
2 Juventus 20 16 2 2 49 15 +34 50
3 Inter Milan 20 12 6 2 35 15 +20 42
4 Lazio 19 12 4 3 48 24 +24 40
5 Roma 19 12 3 4 30 14 +16 39
6 Sampdoria 19 9 3 7 36 29 +7 30
7 Atalanta 20 8 6 6 31 26 +5 30
8 Udinese 19 9 1 9 33 27 +6 28
9 Fiorentina 20 7 7 6 29 21 +8 28
10 Torino 20 6 10 4 28 27 +1 28
11 Milan 20 8 4 8 25 27 -2 28
12 Bologna 20 7 3 10 23 30 -7 24
13 Chievo Verona 20 5 7 8 20 32 -12 22
14 Genoa 20 5 6 9 16 22 -6 21
15 Sassuolo 20 6 3 11 13 30 -17 21
16 Cagliari 20 6 2 12 18 31 -13 20
17 SPAL 20 3 6 11 21 38 -17 15
18 Crotone 20 4 3 13 13 38 -25 15
19 Hellas Verona 20 3 4 13 18 41 -23 13
20 Benevento 20 2 1 17 13 43 -30 7

Serie A Results

January 6, 2018
Cagliari 0 - 1 Juventus
Roma 1 - 2 Atalanta
Milan 1 - 0 Crotone
SSC Napoli 2 - 0 Hellas Verona
SPAL 2 - 5 Lazio
Benevento 3 - 2 Sampdoria
Genoa 1 - 0 Sassuolo
Torino 3 - 0 Bologna
January 5, 2018
Fiorentina 1 - 1 Inter Milan
Chievo Verona 1 - 1 Udinese
December 30, 2017
Hellas Verona 1 - 3 Juventus
Inter Milan 0 - 0 Lazio
Bologna 1 - 2 Udinese
Benevento 1 - 0 Chievo Verona
Roma 1 - 1 Sassuolo
Atalanta 1 - 2 Cagliari
Sampdoria 2 - 0 SPAL
Torino 0 - 0 Genoa
Fiorentina 1 - 1 Milan
December 29, 2017
Crotone 0 - 1 SSC Napoli

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