Sampdoria will take on Atalanta on Sunday in a game of Seria A round 27. The visitors are 7th in the standings equal on 41 points with Lazio and Torino, while their Sunday hosts are trailing two points behind and sit on 9th place in the table. It will be a direct battle between Duvan Zapata and Fabio Quagliarella who are two of the most inform strikers in the league and currently rank #2 and #4 in the scoring charts.
Sampdoria vs Atalanta Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Sampdoria||Win||11 W/ 2 D/ 7 L||8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Atalanta||Loss||7 W/ 2 D/ 11 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 8 L|
Last game between the teams: 07.10.2018 Atalanta – Sampdoria 0:1; Lorenzo Tonelli 76′
Last game at this venue: 15.10.2017 Sampdoria – Atalanta 3:1; Duvan Zapata 56′, Gianluca Caprari 59′, Karol Linetty 68′; Bryan Cristante 21′
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in the last five H2H meetings, with Sampdoria being on a run of three consecutive victories over Atalanta. Just three of the last twenty meetings witnessed more than three goals being scored. When playing at home Sampdoria are undefeated in the last five meetings, winning four and drawing once. Only the latest two of these featured over 2,5 goals and saw both teams scoring, with Samp able to keep clean sheets in all of the other three matches.
Sampdoria vs Atalanta Stats
|As of 08.03||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Sampdoria||Win||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Atalanta||Win||6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Sampdoria: 03.03.2019 Spal – Sampdoria 1:2; Jasmin Kurtic 90′; Fabio Quagliarella 4′, 11′; Thiago Cionek from the hosts was sent off with straight red card in the 90′
Last game Atalanta: 03.03.2019 Atalanta – Fiorentina 3:1; Josip Ilicic 28′, Alejandro Gomez 34′, Robin Gosens 59′; Luis Muriel 3′
Top performers Sampdoria: Fabio Quagliarella 19 goals 6 assists, Gregoire Defrel 6 goals 1 assist, Gianluca Caprari 5 goals 2 assists.
Top performers Atalanta: Duvan Zapata 16 goals 4 assists, Josip Ilicic 8 goals 5 assists, Alejandro Gomez 6 goals 7 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||Goal / Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: All of the last four Sampdoria games were decided by a one goal margin, with the Sailors winning and losing two. Five of their last seven outings featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends. All of Sampdoria last four home victories were achieved by keeping a clean sheet.
Atalanta boost the best attack in the league and the high number of games that produce over 2,5 goals comes as no surprise. Four of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while the same games also saw both involved teams scoring. The team has lost just one of their last six visits and came out victorious in four of the meetings.
Sampdoria vs Atalanta News
Missing players Sampdoria: Gianluca Caprari will miss for sure. Edgar Barreto, Gaston Ramirez and Luca Tonelli are doubtful.
Missing players Atalanta: Marco Varnier and Andrea Masiello are under question.
Sampdoria vs Atalanta Predictions
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 2.05 @ bet365