Crotone will travel to Stadio Artemio Franchi for a match of Serie A’s 19th round against Fiorentina on Saturday. Both sides are in the lower half of the standings, with La Viola occupying 14th position on eighteen points at the moment, while Crotone are down on the last 20th place on twelve points.
Fiorentina vs Crotone Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Win||2 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Crotone||Loss||1 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 31.03.2018 Serie A: Fiorentina – Crotone 2:0; Giovanni Simeone 3’, Federico Chiesa 62’; Marco Capuano from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 57’
Last game at this venue: 31.03.2018 Serie A: Fiorentina – Crotone 2:0; Giovanni Simeone 3’, Federico Chiesa 62’; Marco Capuano from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 57’
Worth mentioning: The two teams have met just four times in the history so far. All four were played in the period 2016-2018 in Crotone’s only previous stint in Serie A which lasted two seasons. None of the sides have managed to score more than two goals when facing one another, with Crotone winning one and Fiorentina two of the matches. Two of the encounters witnessed goals at both ends, while one produced over 2,5 goals, with Fiorentina keeping two clean sheets, while Crotone have been unable to achieve that feat yet.
Fiorentina vs Crotone Stats
|As of 20.01||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Loss||2 W/ 5 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 4 D/ 0 L|
|Crotone||Win||3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Last game Fiorentina: 17.01.2021 Serie A: Napoli – Fiorentina 6:0; Lorenzo Insigne 5’, 72’(penalty), Diego Demme 36’, Hirving Lozano 38’, Piotr Zielinski 45’, Matteo Politano 89’
Top performers Fiorentina: Dusan Vlahovic 6 goals, Gaetano Castrovilli 4 goals 1 assist, Nikola Milenkovic 2 goals 1 assist.
Next game Fiorentina: 29.01.2021 Serie A: Torino – Fiorentina
Last game Crotone: 17.01.2021 Serie A: Crotone – Benevento 4:1; Kamil Glik 5’(own goal), Simy 29’, 54’, Milos Vulic 65’; Iago Falque 82’
Top performers Crotone: Junior Messias 6 goals 2 assists, Simy 6 goals 2 assists, Vladimir Golemic 2 goals.
Next game Crotone: 31.01.2021 Serie A: Crotone – Genoa
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Fiorentina suffered a catastrophic 6:0 defeat away to Napoli on Sunday. In the previous game La Viola crashed out of the Italian Cup after 1:1 stalemate during the regular 90 minutes against Inter, allowing the winning goal in the last minute of extra-time. Fiorentina have won just two of the last fifteen matches and managed to score more than a goal just once in the process. Only one of their last twelve and two of the last eighteen meetings ended in win for the visiting sides. Two of Fiorentina’s last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, and also two saw both involved teams to hit the targets.
Crotone recorded a comprehensive 4:1 victory over the visiting Benevento on Sunday, thus ending a three game losing streak. All of the team’s three victories across the last twenty clashes were achieved during the last eight meetings. Crotone’s longest unbeaten streak since the start of Serie A season is two matches. Much like their next opponents from Fiorentina, the visiting sides do not stand much of a chance, as they have won only one of Crotone’s last eight encounters. All of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals and all five also witnessed goals at both ends.
Fiorentina vs Crotone News
Missing players Fiorentina: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Crotone: Salvatore Molina, Luca Marrone, Ahmad Benali and Luca Cigarini are injured.
Fiorentina vs Crotone Predictions
Under 2,5 goals – 1.90 @ bet365