AC Milan vs Verona predictions and betting :
Come Monday, AC Milan are set to challenge Verona in what looks like a game to lose for the home team in a Serie A match. AC Milan are in hot form this season and are looking like favorites to win the Serie A whereas Verona are looking to get back to winning ways after a couple of results not going their way this season.
Verona vs Milan Predictions and Betting Tip
Hellas Verona vs Ac Milan predictions and betting : Latest Matches
AC Milan started off their Italian campaign with a 2-0 win against Bologna and followed it up with victories against Crotone, Spezia and Inter Milan. They drew against Roma but won their most recent contest against Udinese last weekend.
They are currently on an unbeaten streak in Italy and would like to continue this trend in the coming games. They have also had their own share of success in Europa League with triumphs against Celtic and Sparta League in the recent past. They have scored 16 goals in their last 6 meetings accounting to 2.67 per game.
Verona haven’t been as consistent as they would like to be with 3 wins, 2 draws and a loss in 6 games that has secured them 7th place after 6 games. They started off with wins against Roma, Udinese but lost against Parma and drew against Genoa.
They had a good night against Juventus with a 1-1 draw and have looked good since then with victories against Venezia and Benevento. They snatched a win in third round of the Coppa Italia against Venezia that gave them the much-needed boost for the future fixtures. It is important for the side to score a victory against Milan if they are looking for a top 5 spot in this edition.
AC Milan vs Verona predictions and betting : Head-to-head
Last 5 games: Milan – 3, Verona – 1, Draw – 1.
Recent Meeting: Milan was held by Verona to a 1-1 draw in a Serie A fixture.
Milan vs Verona predictions and betting analysis: Offensive and defensive stats
Verona will probably go in with a 3-4-2-1 formation whereas AC Milan will stick to their 4-2-3-1 combination that has given them so much this season.
The AC Milan consists of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Leao, Diaz and Saelemaekers to score on the frontline.
Zlatan will be the prime striker in the team who has netted on 7 occasions so far with a wonderful touch and has 71.8% pass accuracy along with 3.5 shots on target per game for the team.
The youngster Rafael Leao is a bundle of talent and has scored 4 goals in 10 appearances along with 81.2% pass accuracy. He is strong in aerial duels winning 1.3 per game and has given 1.3 shots on target per match in the recent game.
Saelemaekers will be a key player in the forward who is a strong dribbler and finisher. He has 1 goal and 0.7 shots on target per game along with 78.6% pass success in Serie A.
The Verona forward will be led by Antonin Barak who is an excellent striker and a finisher. He has 2 goals in 5 outings along with a 78.5% pass accuracy and 1.8 aerials won per game so far.
The likes of Tameze and Zaccagni will have to create chances for the striker to score against a top team. Adrien Tameze is yet to open the account and has a good chance to do it against Verona. He has 82.8% pass success along with 0.7 shot on target and a key pass in 8 appearances so far.
Mattia Zaccagni will have to step up for the team to pose a formidable challenge. He currently has 67.3% pass accuracy and has 0.8 shot per game in 6 games along with 2 assists.
AC Milan’s backline has the services of Kjaer, Gabbia, Hernandez and Calabria who withstood the attack of Udinese on Sunday.
Simon Kjaer is a key component who blocks the ball very well along with his skills in the air. He has 87.4% pass accuracy, 1.8 aerials won and 3.5 clears per game. Matteo Gabbia is up to the task with his strong points being passing and blocking the opponent’s attack. In addition to 94.7% pass success, he enjoys 1.7 blocks and 1.3 tackles on average in the last 11 games.
Theo Hernandez is a versatile player who not only defends but has a goal and two assists in 11 games. He also has 83.2% pass accuracy along with 2.1 aerials and 2.3 tackles won per game.
The backline of Verona has Ceccherini, Lovato and Empereur to guard the post from Juventus attack. Ceccherini will be the center back in the side who likes to dribble and is a set piece threat. He has 86% pass success, 2.8 aerials won per game and 2.5 interceptions along with 3.3 clears so far.
Matteo Lovato is an important defender given that he has strong legs to challenge the attack. He has 84.8% pass accuracy, 1.5 interceptions, 2.7 clears and 0.5 blocks in the 6 games he has been part of.
Milan vs Verona predictions and betting analysis:
The match between AC Milan and Verona is scheduled to be held in the San Siro stadium on 8th November at 9.15pm local time.
AC Milan are on top of their game with an unbeaten run this season whereas Verona’s season has been a rocky ride so far hoping for some victories to steer their campaign back into track on Sunday.
The betting platforms and prediction experts are expecting an easy win for the hosts next week. According to Oddschecker, Milan have been heavily favored to win their 6th game of the season whereas Verona have their task cut out to secure a win.
FCTables are also expecting Milan to have a cake walk against Verona on Monday. They have given 64% chance to the home team and 15% chance to the visitors.
Another platform FiveThirtyEight think that it is an easy win for the No.1 team with a special effort required from Verona to overturn this