Cagliari will face Atalanta on Monday in another game of round 22 in Seria A. The hosts are 15th in the standings with 21 points, seven clear of the relegation zone. Atalanta are currently occupying 7th spot with 32 points, just three away from 4th placed Milan. The visitors boost the best attack in the league having scored 47 times so far, while their defense ranks joint #7 equal with Cagliari’s, and conceding 30 goals. The hosts have the joint #3 worst attack, having scored just 19 goals in 21 games.
Cagliari vs Atalanta Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last H2H games||Last games home/away|
|Cagliari||Loss||8 W/ 3 D/ 9 L||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Atalanta||Win||9 W/ 3 D/ 8 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the teams: 14.01.2019 Cagliari – Atalanta 0:2; Duvan Zapata 88’, Mario Pasalic 90’
Last game at this venue: 14.01.2019 Cagliari – Atalanta 0:2; Duvan Zapata 88’, Mario Pasalic 90’
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in the last ten meetings between the sides. Just two of the last six clashes ended up with over 2,5 goals scored, while only one of those games saw both teams scoring. The last three games at Sardigna Arena saw just one of the sides scoring with Cagliari winning to nil two clashes and Atalanta triumphing in the most recent one. Both sides met just over 2 weeks ago in a Copa d’Italia match which Atalanta won thanks to two goals after the 85th minute.
Cagliari vs Atalanta Stats
|As of 01.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Cagliari||Loss||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
|Atalanta||Win||6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game Cagliari: Sassuolo – Cagliari 3:0; Manuel Locatelli 9’, Khouma Babacar 45’, Alessandro Matri 87’
Last game Atalanta: 30.01.2019 Atalanta – Juventus 3:0; Timothy Castagne 37’, Duvan Zapata 39’, 86’
Top performers Cagliari: Leonardo Pavoletti 7 goals 1 assist, Joao Pedro 4 goals 2 assists, Diego Farias 3 goals
Top performers Atalanta: Duvan Zapata 15 goals 3 assists, Josip Ilicic 6 goals 4 assists, Alejandro Gomez 5 goals 7 assists.
|Last 10 games||Goals scored:conceded||Over 2,5 goals||Goal/Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Only the two most recent of the last five Cagliari games featured over 2,5 goals, while just one fixture ended with both teams hitting the back of the net. Two of Cagliari last six home games produced over 2,5 goals and the same matches saw both teams scoring. Atalanta have scored at least twice in their last six outings, while keeping a clean sheet on three occasions. It is even more impressive given the fact that two of those games were against reigning champions Juventus. Seven of the team’ last eight games away from home produced over 2,5 goals and six times both teams found the back of the net.
Cagliari vs Atalanta News
Missing players Cagliari: Nicolo Barella, Joao Pedro Geraldino, Filip Bradaric, Ragnar Klavan, Marco Sau, Alberto Cerri, Lucas Nahuel Castro.
Missing players Atalanta: Josip Ilicic.
Cagliari vs Atalanta Predictions
Atalanta to win & over 2,5 goals – 2.50 @ bet365