The empty Stadio Via del Mare will welcome the teams of Lecce and Parma on Sunday for their game of the last 38th round in Serie A. The hosts’ hopes of survival are still alive, but they need to win, as at the moment are one point behind 17th-place Genoa and will need a favor from Verona. Parma are comfortably sitting on 11th place in the standings with 46 points.
Lecce vs Parma Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Lecce||Loss||1 W/ 7 D/ 12 L||0 W/ 5 D/ 5 L|
|Parma||Win||12 W/ 7 D/ 1 L||5 W/ 5 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 13.01.2020 Serie A: Parma – Lecce 2:0; Simone Iacoponi 57’, Andreas Cornelius 72’
Last game at this venue: 29.04.2012 Serie A: Lecce – Parma 1:2; Nenad Tomovic 83’; Sebastian Giovinco 67’, Gabriel Paletta 78’; Andrea Esposito from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 90’
Worth mentioning: The previous time those teams met, Parma took all 3 points after winning with the score of 2:0. They are on a run of three straight victories in the H2H clashes with Lecce. Three of the last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both sides to hit the back of the nets. Lecce have failed to win any of the previous ten home games against Parma. All of the previous seven matches in Lecce witnessed goals at both ends.
Lecce vs Parma Stats
|As of 31.07||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Lecce||Win||3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Parma||Loss||2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
Last game Lecce: 29.07.2020 Serie A: Udinese – Lecce 1:2; Samir 36’; Marco Macosu 40’(penalty), Gianluca Lapadula 81’
Top performers Lecce: Marco Mancosu 14 goals 1 assist, Gianluca Lapadula 10 goals, Filippo Falco 4 goals 5 assists.
Next game Lecce: N/A
Last game Parma: 28.07.2020 Serie A: Parma – Atalanta 1:2; Dejan Kulusevski 43’; Ruslan Malinovsky 70’, Alejandro Gomez 84’
Top performers Parma: Andreas Cornelius 11 goals 3 assists, Dejan Kulusevski 10 goals 8 assists, Gervinho 7 goals 4 assists.
Next game Parma: N/A
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Lecce won their last match against Udinese away from home with 1:2 and perserved their chances of survival. All of the team’s previous five matches featured over 2,5 goals and also witnessed goals at both ends. Just one draw has been registered in the last ten games at Via del Mare. The last eight Lecce away encounters produced over 2,5 and SAW goals from both sides.
Parma lost in the last round at home to high-flying Atalanta with 1:2 score. Both involved sides found the back of the nets in all of Parma’s previous eleven encounters, as they also featured over 2,5 goals. With the win in their last visit, Parma ended a run of three straight defeats away from home. The team conceded in each of the previous six games on the road.
Lecce vs Parma News
Missing players Lecce: Nehuen Paz is suspended. Marco Mancosu and Alessandro Deiola are injured.
Missing players Parma: Juraj Kucka is suspended. Alberto Grassi, Gaston Brugman, Hernani, Matteo Scozzarella and Andreas Cornelius are injured.
Lecce vs Parma Predictions
Under 3,5 goals – 1.80 @ bet365