Napoli vs SPAL Live | Italian Serie A on Saturday, 22 December 2018 | Kick-Off at 14:00 UK / 15:00 CET | Venue: Stadio San Paolo (Naples)
Napoli is looking for their fourth straight win in the league to keep defending champion Juventus at the top of the Serie A standings. Bianconeri is now eight points back, but Partinopei could narrow the gap after the weekend. Final, Allegri’s men playing against Roma simultaneously on day 17.
Carlo Ancelotti’s troops are big favorites to see SPAL on Saturday. They saw an exit from the Champions League in the group stage when they undefeated at the opening of five campaign games. This means that they can now completely focus on national success. Napoli was struggling to break the deadlock the last time against Cagliari but managed to find the winner at the end of the 91st minute of the game thanks to forwarding Arkadiusz Milik.
Napoli vs SPAL: Face to face
- The Napoli was the dominant force in the brief history of face-to-face encounters with Spallina.
- Partenope won three and made one of the four matches with SPAL.
- In the H2H matches at San Paolo, Partenope won 1-0.
Napoli vs SPAL: Prediction
The Napoli has generally struggled to panic in front of the public throughout the season. They got only four goals in six wins and two draws in eight home games this season.
SPAL generally fights for goals, especially during trips where the net has found six times in eight Serie A games this season. They have not won in the last eight games of all competitions (including the defeat of Coppa Italia against Sampdoria).
Spallina did not find the back of the net in a scoreless draw against Chievo, who is at the bottom of the stone, last weekend. Supporting the hosts to keep a blank sheet seems to be the best solution and we will support it as the main bet option with a 1.80 rating.
Napoli vs SPAL: Betting
- The Napoli keeps a blank sheet in 1.80 (4/5)
- / Napoli HT / FT at 1.61 (8/13)