Fiorentina will host Inter on Sunday for their game of round 25 of the Italian Seria A. The hosts are currently occupying 8th spot in the standings with 35 points, just three adrift of the 6th spot that gives European qualification for next season. Inter are 3rd with 46 points, just one more than their city rivals Milan, who are 4th in the table. Inter striker Mauro Icardi was stripped down of the captaincy and excluded temporary from the team earlier this week for disciplinary reasons.
Fiorentina vs Inter Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Loss||6 W/ 3 D/ 11 L||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L|
|Inter||Win||11 W/ 3 D/ 6 L||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams:25.09.2018 Inter – Fiorentina 2:1; Mauro Icardi 45′ (penalty), Danilo D’Ambrosio 77′; Milan Skriniar 53′ (own goal)
Last game at this venue: 05.01.2018 Fiorentina – Inter 1:1; Geovanni Simeone 90′; Mauro Icardi 55′
Worth mentioning: Six of the last seven H2H clashes featured over 2,5 goals or saw both teams hitting the back of the net. Mauro Icardi from Inter have scored 9 goals in the last five games against Fiorentina, but it will be Viola’s lucky day on Sunday, as the ex-Inter captain is excluded from the team for disciplinary reasons. Inter have not won at Stadio Artemio Franchi in the last four outings and have 1 victory in the last seven games played at this venue.
Fiorentina vs Inter Stats
|As of 23.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Fiorentina||Win||5 W/ 4 D/ 1 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
|Inter||Win||6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Fiorentina: 17.02.2019 Spal – Fiorentina 1:4; Andrea Petagna 36′; Edimilson Fernandes 44′, Jordan Veretout 79′ (penalty), Geovanni Simeone 81′, Gerson 88′
Last game Inter: 21.02.2019 Inter – Rapid Vienna 4:0; Mathias Vecino 11′, Andrea Ranocchia 18′, Ivan Perisic 80′, Matteo Politano 87′
Top performers Fiorentina: Marco Benassi 7 goals, Federico Chiesa 5 goals 3 assists, Geovanni Simeone 5 goals 3 assists.
Top performers Inter: Mauro Icardi 9 goals 2 assists, Balde Keita 4 goals 3 assists, Lautaro Martinez 4 goals 1 assist.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||Goal / Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Fiorentina are unbeaten in their last 8 outings across all competitions. Four of their last six matches featured over 4,5 goals, while on five occasions both teams managed to score. From the last five home games La Viola did not score in two, but hit a total of 13 in the other three games.
Inter recorded four victories in the last four games, three of them garnered with a clean sheet. The Nerazzurri have scored over 40% of their 34 Seria A goals after the 75th minute. Six of the last eight Inter away games ended in a 1:0 result.
Fiorentina vs Inter News
Missing players Fiorentina: Kevin Mirallas, German Pezzella.
Missing players Inter: Mauro Icardi, Sime Vrsaljko will miss the game for sure. Roberto Gagliardini, Balde Keita and Joao Mario are doubtful.
Fiorentina vs Inter Predictions
Draw – 3.30 @ bet365
Both teams to score & under 2,5 goals – 6.00 @ bet365