Empoli vs Fiorentina – Preview, Tips and Odds

Italy: Serie A
Empoli
Full Time
2:1
Fiorentina
Highlights and Stats


Stadio Carlo Castellani will welcome the teams of Empoli and Fiorentina on Saturday for their meeting of the 14th round of Serie A. Empoli are currently occupying 11th place in the standings with 16 points, while La Viola are sitting on the 7th position with 21 points.

Empoli vs Fiorentina Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2019/05/05Last 20 Games
Empoli
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
Fiorentina
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Lhome

Worth Mentioning

The two teams last met each other on the 5th of May 2019. Back then the game ended in a slender 1:0 Empoli win on home ground. The home factor has been of little significance in the recent 10 head-to-head clashes as they finished in 4 wins for the sides performing at home and 3 for the sides that are visiting. As many as two of the previous five matches saw both teams hitting the back of the nets and three clashes finished with over 2.5 goals. Throughout the extent of this period, Empoli kept a clean sheet two times and Fiorentina managed to prevent goals in their net on one occasion. The results of the last five encounters between the two teams show an average total of 2.80 goals per match.

Empoli vs Fiorentina Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

EmpoliFiorentina
  • Goals

    0.95
    1.75
  • Fouls

    9.33
    10.83
  • Corners

    4.00
    5.50
  • Offsides

    2.33
    1.83
  • Cards

    2.67
    3.83
  • Posession

    41%
    59%

Empoli Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Lhome

Empoli registered a 2:1 away loss in a Serie A match against Verona that went down on November 22. The team has failed to win both of the last two encounters, recording draw in the previous one. It appears location has little to no impact on how Empoli’s previous 10 encounters unfolded. These ended in 3 home victories and 6 wins for the visiting sides. Draws was the outcome in just 1 of the previous 10 games the club took part in. Four of Empoli’s last five meetings featured over 2.5 goals, with both teams hitting the targets in four of them. During these, the team failed to maintain even one clean sheet and they did not succeed in scoring in one match. Their last 5 outings turned out to be high scoring affairs with a total of 18 goals on show.
  • Goals
    1.60
  • Fouls
    13.20
  • Corners
    4.30
  • Offsides
    3.40
  • Cards
    2.20
  • Posession
    43%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Serie A2021/11/22Hellas VeronaEmpoli21 L
Serie A2021/11/05EmpoliGenoa22 D
Serie A2021/10/31SassuoloEmpoli12 W
Serie A2021/10/27EmpoliInternazionale02 L
Serie A2021/10/23SalernitanaEmpoli24 W
Serie A2021/10/17EmpoliAtalanta14 L
Serie A2021/10/03RomaEmpoli20 L
Serie A2021/09/26EmpoliBologna42 W
Serie A2021/09/22CagliariEmpoli02 W
Serie A2021/09/19EmpoliSampdoria03 L

Fiorentina Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Waway

In their last match Fiorentina came up against AC Milan on Saturday handed the Rossoneri their first defeat for the season, triumphing with the score of 4:3 at home. Playing at their own stadium had no considerable impact in Fiorentina’s last ten meetings, as the hosts recorded 6 wins, while the guests triumphed on 4 occasions. There were no draws recorded across La Viola previous ten matches. Three of their most recent five encounters produced more than 2.5 goals with one seeing both of the teams netting goals. Within this timeframe Fiorentina was successful in keeping two clean sheets and failed to score in two matches. During their last five games, the teams involved netted 15 goals in total.
  • Goals
    1.50
  • Fouls
    11.80
  • Corners
    5.60
  • Offsides
    1.10
  • Cards
    3.50
  • Posession
    55%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Serie A2021/11/20FiorentinaMilan43 W
Serie A2021/11/06JuventusFiorentina10 L
Serie A2021/10/31FiorentinaSpezia30 W
Serie A2021/10/27LazioFiorentina10 L
Serie A2021/10/24FiorentinaCagliari30 W
Serie A2021/10/18VeneziaFiorentina10 L
Serie A2021/10/03FiorentinaNapoli12 L
Serie A2021/09/26UdineseFiorentina01 W
Serie A2021/09/21FiorentinaInternazionale13 L
Serie A2021/09/18GenoaFiorentina12 W

Formations and Lineups

Empoli

Formation:4-3-1-2
  • G13Guglielmo Vicario
  • D30Petar Stojanović
  • D26Lorenzo Tonelli
  • D33Sebastiano Luperto
  • D65Fabiano Parisi
  • M27Szymon Żurkowski
  • M28Samuele Ricci
  • M8Liam Henderson
  • M11Federico Di Francesco
  • F9Patrick Cutrone
  • F99Andrea Pinamonti
13 Guglielmo Vicario 30 Petar Stojanović 26 Lorenzo Tonelli 33 Sebastiano Luperto 65 Fabiano Parisi 27 Szymon Żurkowski 28 Samuele Ricci 8 Liam Henderson 11 Federico Di Francesco 9 Patrick Cutrone 99 Andrea Pinamonti

Fiorentina

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Pietro Terracciano
  • D29Álvaro Odriozola
  • D4Nikola Milenković
  • D2Lucas Martínez Quarta
  • D3Cristiano Biraghi
  • M5Giacomo Bonaventura
  • M18Lucas Torreira
  • M32Alfred Duncan
  • F7José Callejón
  • F9Dušan Vlahović
  • F8Riccardo Saponara
1 Pietro Terracciano 29 Álvaro Odriozola 4 Nikola Milenković 2 Lucas Martínez Quarta 3 Cristiano Biraghi 5 Giacomo Bonaventura 18 Lucas Torreira 32 Alfred Duncan 7 José Callejón 9 Dušan Vlahović 8 Riccardo Saponara

Match Details

EmpolivsFiorentina
  • 89`
    A. PinamontiN. Bajrami
    2 - 1
  • 87`
    F. BandinelliA. La Mantia
    1 - 1
  • 85`
    (in) S. Amrabat(out) L. Torreira
  • 78`
    (in) Y. Maleh(out) G. Bonaventura
  • 72`
    (in) R. Marchizza(out) F. Parisi
  • 72`
    (in) A. La Mantia(out) F. Di Francesco
  • 65`
    L. TonelliTripping
  • 58`
    (in) N. Bajrami(out) P. Cutrone
  • 58`
    (in) F. Bandinelli(out) L. Henderson
  • 58`
    (in) N. Gonzalez(out) R. Saponara
  • 57`
    0 - 1
    D. VlahovicJ. Callejon
  • 51`
    L. TorreiraFoul
  • 46`
    (in) G. Castrovilli(out) A. Duncan
  • 44`
    (in) N. Haas(out) S. Zurkowski

Players Ratings

EmpolivsFiorentina
  • 13Guglielmo Vicario
    7.6 / 10
  • 10Nedim Bajrami
    7.5 / 10
  • 25Filippo Bandinelli
    7.5 / 10
  • 28Samuele Ricci
    7.3 / 10
  • 33Sebastiano Luperto
    7.2 / 10
  • 19Andrea La Mantia
    7.2 / 10
  • 99Andrea Pinamonti
    7 / 10
  • 26Lorenzo Tonelli
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Liam Henderson
    6.7 / 10
  • 9Patrick Cutrone
    6.7 / 10
  • 27Szymon Żurkowski
    6.6 / 10
  • 32Nicolas Haas
    6.6 / 10
  • 3Riccardo Marchizza
    6.5 / 10
  • 65Fabiano Parisi
    6.3 / 10
  • 30Petar Stojanović
    6.2 / 10
  • 11Federico Di Francesco
    6.2 / 10
  • 7José Callejón
    7.9 / 10
  • 2Lucas Martínez Quarta
    7.7 / 10
  • 9Dušan Vlahović
    7.5 / 10
  • 4Nikola Milenković
    7.3 / 10
  • 5Giacomo Bonaventura
    7.3 / 10
  • 8Riccardo Saponara
    7.2 / 10
  • 10Gaetano Castrovilli
    7.2 / 10
  • 32Alfred Duncan
    6.9 / 10
  • 22Nicolás González
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Cristiano Biraghi
    6.7 / 10
  • 1Pietro Terracciano
    6.6 / 10
  • 18Lucas Torreira
    6.3 / 10
  • 34Sofyan Amrabat
    6.3 / 10
  • 14Youssef Maleh
    6.2 / 10
  • 29Álvaro Odriozola
    6 / 10