Atalanta vs Lazio PREVIEW & PREDICTION 31/01/2021

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On Sunday, starting with 14:00, the Atalanta – Lazio match will be played, within the round with number 20 in Serie A.

The two teams met in the middle of this week, on Wednesday, in the quarterfinals of the cup. The teams prepared by Gasperini and Simone Inzaghi offered a real football show, Atalanta winning 3-2 at the end of a game during which there were no less than 33 occasions. At the same time, I witnessed 12 shots on goal, neither Atalanta nor Lazio without their opponents! We consider that not much has changed since this duel, especially in the context in which the two technicians will not make important changes in the starting 11.

Regarding the starting teams of the two teams, Atalanta will not be able to bet on Robin Gosens, suspended. Along with him, Mario Pasalic and Hans Hateboer are injured. On the other hand, the lazy will not be able to bet again on the injured Luis Felipe, Thomas Strakosha and Felipe Caicedo. But, at the same time, Luis Alberto recovered completely after the appendicitis operation he suffered and may evolve in the Bergamo dispute.

Atalanta (3-4-3): Pierluigi Gollini; Cristian Romero, Rafael Toloi, Berat Djimsiti; Joakim Maehle, Marten de Roon, Remo Freuler, Matteo Ruggeri; Matteo Pessina, Josip Ilicic, Duvan Zapata;

Lazio (3-5-2): Pepe Reina; Stefan Radu, Francisco Acerbi, Patric; Adam Marusic, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Lucas Leiva, Luis Alberto, Manuel Lazzari; Ciro Immobile, Vedat Muriqi.

Over 4.5 goals scored in the last 4 direct matches;
Atalanta, 3 wins in the previous 4 direct matches;
Lazio, minimum 2 goals scored in the last 3 trips from Bergamo.

PREDICTION: Atalanta to win @ 1,74