Lecce and Sampdoria face at Stadio Comunale Via del Mare, in a match for the 29 th round of the Serie A TIM. In the last confrontation between these teams in this competition, on 30‑10‑2019, the final result was a draw by (1‑1).
The home team is currently in 18th place, with 25 points won, after 6 wins, 7 draws and 13 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away to Roma by (4‑0). In the last match, they lost at home to Atalanta by (2‑7). For the league, Lecce won 11 points out of 30 possible points, after 2 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their home league matches, the most frequent scorer at halftime was 0‑0 (5 out of 13 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 26 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 18 times and have never been able to turn the score around.
Lecce heads into this game with a 4-0 defeat at Juventus, thus totaling the fourth setback in a row in this Italian league. In this match against Sampdoria, coach Fabio Liverani should favor the low block and counterattacks, exploring the space in the opponent's back in the best way. Marco Mancosu is the great scorer of this Lecce with 9 goals signed. For this match the home coach does not have Fabio Lucioni, suspended, as well as Majer, Lapadula, Diego Farias and Dell’Orco, all with physical problems.
The visiting team is currently in 16th place, with 26 points won, after 7 wins, 5 draws and 13 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost at home to Fiorentina by (1‑5). In the last match, they won at home against Verona by (2‑1). Their last away match for this competition ended in a victory by (1‑3) against Torino. In the last 10 away matches for the championship, Sampdoria registers 3 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses, having won 10 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 5 of their 14 games. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. This is a team that scores a few times first and that only managed to open the scoreboard in 4 of their last 25 games in Serie A TIM, of those 4 they reached the break in advantage in 1 and won in the end of the 90 'in 3. In 25 games in this competition, he only managed 4 turns on the scoreboard in the 17 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 11 away matches for this competition, there is 1 period that stands out: they scored 6 of their 12 goals between minutes (61' ‑ 75 ').
The Sampdoria team enters this match with a defeat, by 1-2, receiving Bologna, thus adding the third setback in a row in the Italian Serie A. Coach Claudio Ranieri usually plays in a 4-3-3 tactical system, favoring a more offensive style of play: Ekdal is the great conductor of this team. Veteran Fabio Quagliarella is the highlight of this team, being this the best scorer with 9 goals signed, however, it is absence due to injury. Besides this player, the coach does not have Ferrari due to physical problems.
Marco Mancosu is US Lecce's top scorer with 9 goals. Fabio Quagliarella has scored 9 times for UC Sampdoria.
A year ago, UC Sampdoria were number 9 in the table with 42 points. Now they are number 16 with 26 points.
US Lecce have lost 4 matches in a row.
UC Sampdoria have lost 3 matches in a row.
The most common result of matches between US Lecce and UC Sampdoria is 0-3. 3 matches have ended with this result.
US Lecce wins 1st half in 27% of their matches, UC Sampdoria in 17% of their matches.
US Lecce wins 27% of halftimes, UC Sampdoria wins 17%.
Both teams lost their last match.
Both teams haven't won their last match in Serie A.
UC Sampdoria have lost just 1 of their last 5 Serie A games against US Lecce.
US Lecce have won just 1 of their last 5 Serie A games against UC Sampdoria.
UC Sampdoria have lost just 1 of their last 5 games against US Lecce (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings US Lecce won 1, UC Sampdoria won 3, 1 draws.
Their last meeting was a draw. (1-1)
US Lecce scores 1.6 goals in a match against UC Sampdoria and UC Sampdoria scores 2.8 goals against US Lecce (on average).
US Lecce scores 2 goals when playing at home and UC Sampdoria scores 1.33 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between US Lecce and UC Sampdoria is 4.4.
When US Lecce leads 1-0 at home, they win in 83% of their matches.
When UC Sampdoria leads 0-1 away, they win in 50% of their matches.
When US Lecce is down 0-1 home, they win 8% of their matches.
When UC Sampdoria is down 1-0 away, they win 18% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between US Lecce and UC Sampdoria is 1.8.
US Lecce's last home win against UC Sampdoria was in 2003.
US Lecce have conceded a goal in each of their last 6 matches.
UC Sampdoria have conceded a goal in each of their last 7 matches.
UC Sampdoria have scored at least one goal for 7 consecutive matches.
US Lecce have a losing streak of 4 matches in Serie A.
UC Sampdoria have a losing streak of 3 matches in Serie A.
During the last 8 meetings with US Lecce playing at home, US Lecce have won 1 times, there have been 1 draws while UC Sampdoria have won 6 times. The goal difference is 19-6 in favour of UC Sampdoria.
US Lecce haven't scored in 3 of their 14 home matches in Serie A this season.
UC Sampdoria haven't scored in 3 of their 13 away matches in Serie A this season.
During the last 18 meetings, US Lecce have won 3 times, there have been 4 draws while UC Sampdoria have won 11 times. The goal difference is 43-22 in favour of UC Sampdoria.
Did you know that US Lecce scores 29% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?
Did you know that UC Sampdoria scores 35% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?
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