SPAL and Milan face at Stadio Paolo Mazza, in a match for the 29 th round of the Serie A TIM. Milan won at home by (1‑0) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 31‑10‑2019. The recent head ‑ to ‑ head record favors the away team, who have won 6. In the last 6 matches, the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these two teams was played on 15‑01‑2020, and ended in a (3‑0) win by Milan. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, as both teams show significantly different results in their home and away matches.
The home team is currently in 19th place, with 18 points won, after 5 wins, 3 draws and 18 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost at home to Juventus by (1‑2). In the last match, they won an away match against Parma by (0‑1). This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 3 wins, 1 draw and 11 losses as a visitor; against 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses at their stadium. For the league, SPAL won 5 points out of 30 possible points, after 1 win, 2 draws and 7 losses in the last 10 home matches.
In this competition, they have a sequence of 5 losses in the last home matches and they haven't won any of the last 8 matches in their stadium. The team has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this opponent, so they have not presented much defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they have managed to score in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 26 games in this competition, he only managed 3 turns on the scoreboard in the 18 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 12 home matches for this competition: they have scored 5 of their 11 goals between minutes (16' ‑ 30 ').
The SPAL team enters this game very unmotivated after a defeat, by 3-1, in the trip to the Naples field, adding in this way the second setback followed in the competition. In this match against AC Milan, a team that is going through a good moment, coach Luigi Di Biagio should maintain the 4-4-2 privileging the defensive organization and the counterattacks by the runners. Striker Andrea Petagna is the best scorer of this team with 12 goals scored. For this match the local coach cannot count on Felipe due to suspension.
The visiting team is currently in 7th place, with 36 points won,
after 10 wins, 6 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they
tied for Fiorentina by (1‑1). In the last match, they lost at home to
Genoa by (1‑2). This is a team that, curiously, presents more positive
results away than at home, since in the last 30 games it registers 7
wins, 2 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with a total of 17 goals scored
and 19 conceded. At home, he won 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses, with a
total of 18 goals scored and 18 conceded. In the last 10 away matches
for the league, Milan has recorded 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, having
won 16 points out of 30 possible. In matches played away in the league,
the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 'was 0‑0, which
occurred in 7 of their 13 games. His attack has scored regularly, since
he managed to score in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 26
matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and
only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard. There are 1 periods that stand
out in the last 13 matches played as a visitor to this competition: they
scored 6 of their 15 goals between minutes (46' ‑ 60 ').
AC Milan enters this match with a 2-0 victory against Roma, adding the second consecutive victory in this Italian championship: Calhanoglu and Rebic scored the team's goals. In this trip to the SPAL arena, coach Stefano Pioli should maintain his usual strategy, prioritize maintaining ball possession and successive paused attacks: Calhanoglu is largely responsible for transporting the ball to the attack. On the other hand, striker Ante Rebic is AC Milan's best finisher with 8 goals scored. For this round, the coach does not have Ibrahimovic, Musacchio and Léo Duarte, players who are handed over to the medical department.
Spal 2013 haven't won any of their last 6 games against AC Milan.
Andrea Petagna is Spal 2013's top scorer with 12 goals. Ante Rebic has scored 8 times for AC Milan.
Thiago Cionek has more yellow cards (9) than any other player at Spal 2013. Ismael Bennacer has collected 12 for AC Milan.
A year ago, Spal 2013 were number 15 in the table with 26 points. Now they are number 20 with 18 points.
Spal 2013 have a losing streak of 6 matches at home.
Spal 2013 wins 1st half in 27% of their matches, AC Milan in 24% of their matches.
Spal 2013 wins 27% of halftimes, AC Milan wins 24%.
AC Milan's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Spal 2013's.
In Serie A, AC Milan has better performance than Spal 2013.
AC Milan have lost just 0 of their last 5 Serie A games against Spal 2013.
Spal 2013 have won just 0 of their last 5 Serie A games against AC Milan.
AC Milan have lost just 0 of their last 5 games against Spal 2013 (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings Spal 2013 won 0, AC Milan won 5, 0 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was AC Milan.
On their last meeting AC Milan won by 3 goals.
Spal 2013 scores 0.6 goals in a match against AC Milan and AC Milan scores 2.6 goals against Spal 2013 (on average).
Spal 2013 scores 1.47 goals when playing at home and AC Milan scores 1.21 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between Spal 2013 and AC Milan is 3.2.
When Spal 2013 leads 1-0 at home, they win in 42% of their matches.
When AC Milan leads 0-1 away, they win in 70% of their matches.
When Spal 2013 is down 0-1 home, they win 30% of their matches.
When AC Milan is down 1-0 away, they win 14% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between Spal 2013 and AC Milan is 1.6.
AC Milan have previously won 4 of 6 matches against Spal 2013.
Did you know that Spal 2013 scores 29% of their goals between the minutes 16-30? This is the highest percentage in the league.
Last season AC Milan won both games against Spal 2013 (2-1 at home and 3-2 away).
Spal 2013 haven't scored in 4 of their 13 home matches in Serie A this season.
AC Milan haven't scored in 3 of their 14 away matches in Serie A this season.
During the last 6 meetings, Spal 2013 have won 0 times, there have been 0 draws while AC Milan have won 6 times. The goal difference is 15-3 in favour of AC Milan.
Did you know that AC Milan scores 26% of their goals between the minutes 46-60?
Will not play
Federico Di Francesco(injured)