In the final round, “Fiorentina” finally burst, and the first victory fell into the treasury of the Florentine club. Will the “violets” be able to maintain a victorious attitude and to a home match against “Bologna”? The expert group of the site prepared its forecast.
Tournament: Italy. Serie A. The 4th round.
Venue: Artemio Franchi, (Florence)
Date of match: September 16, 2017, 19:00
Football. Italy. Fiorentina – Bologna.
Three rounds were needed by the “Fiorentina” to recover from the serious changes that the Florentines comprehended in the offseason. The work of Stefano Pioli – the new coach of the “violets” – suffices, the losses of “Sampdoria” (1: 2) and “Inter” (0: 3) speak for themselves. But the breakthrough turned out – a week ago on the road the team simply did not leave a stone in stone from the defense of “Verona”. Five unanswered balls flew to the Veronese, which became for them the biggest home defeat in history
Nobody expected a powerful start from the “Bologna”, but four points in three matches, the team of Roberto Donadoni still earned. A home draw with Torino (1: 1) and a win over Benevento (1-0) away is the recipe for success from the Bolonok. True to the team followed the team without options, failed in the game with the “Napoli”, conceding three goals in the last 25 minutes of the match.
Statistics and personal meetings
At the “Artemio Franchi” Florentines won the “Bologna” five consecutive games, all of them dry.
Last season, “Bologna” at home scored 15 points (3-6-10) with the goal difference 16:33.
Of course, the “Violets” have lost almost half of last year’s basis and are now hardly able to stamp victories. But “Bologna” is not a guest team, the victory over “Benevento” is more like an exception. In Florence, Pioli wards have not yet won, believe that the time has come, the rival is also very comfortable.