Atalanta vs Lazio Betting Tips
Lazio are on a six-match unbeaten streak in all competitions heading into the quarterfinals of the Coppa Italia. The Biancocelesti are knocking on the door of Serie A’s top four as they turn their attention to the cup on Wednesday. Atalanta and Lazio met in the Coppa Italia Final in 2018-19 with the capital club claiming a win. Simone Inzaghi’s team are in good form as the visit Bergamo on Wednesday night.
Atalanta are in form as well going into the quarterfinal round of the Coppa Italia. La Dea are unbeaten in six straight Serie A matches including a thrashing of league leaders AC Milan at the weekend 3-0. Atalanta are Serie A’s second top scorers with 44 strikes. They reached the last eight thanks to a 3-1 win versus Cagliari in the previous round.
Lazio reached the quarterfinals after defeating Parma 2-1. Inzaghi’s team needed a second half stoppage time winner courtesy of an own goal thanks to Simone Colombi. The Biancocelesti are coming off of a 2-1 Serie A win versus Sassuolo. This match is a showdown between two of Serie A’s most in-form teams.
Atalanta defeated Lazio in the league earlier this season when they met in Rome. La Dea are now unbeaten in three straight games versus Lazio going into the midweek Coppa Italia fixture. Can Atalanta continue their excellent form versus Lazio?
Atalanta vs Lazio Betting Odds
Atalanta go into the quarterfinal fixture as favourite to claim a win at full-time according to leading sportsbooks. Gian Piero Gasperini’s team are at odds of 10/11 to win the fixture and get revenge against Lazio from their match in the final two years ago.
Gasperini’s team are unbeaten in seven of their last eight games versus Lazio in all competitions. Their only win in that eight-match time span came in the Coppa Italia Final in 2019. The last three matches between these sides saw over 2.5 goals scored and both teams scoring goals.
Lazio go to Bergamo as underdogs to win the match on Wednesday night. Inzaghi’s side are at odds of 29/10 to finish in a win versus Atalanta in Bergamo. Lazio have not won away against Atalanta since the 2016-17 Serie A campaign. Their last three trips to Bergamo all ended without wins. Lazio have been good away from home in the league this season with a record of 5W-2D-2L.
The clubs are at odds of 31/10 to finish in a draw this week. Their last draw came in the league in 2019-20 as the clubs combined for six goals in a thriller in Rome. Atalanta have tallied the third-most draws in the league this term with six.
Atalanta vs Lazio Team News
Gasperini has two players on his injury list going into the game in the league. Hans Hateboer is a doubt to play on Wednesday due to a muscle injury. Mario Pasalic could also miss the game due to an injury. He is still recovering from a fitness issue that could keep him from making the matchday squad.
Atalanta forward Luis Muriel has scored 11 goals in Serie A this term. He has accounted for 25% of the team’s goals. Muriel bagged the winner in Atalanta’s 3-1 win over Cagliari in the previous round.
Inzaghi could be without three players on the day. Forward Luis Alberto is a doubt due to a stomach issue. Midfielder Danilo Cataldi is nursing a muscle strain and is a doubt to appear this week as well. Goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha is ruled out until February due to a muscle injury. Lazio are on the verge of signing centre-back Sokratis to a contract after his deal with Arsenal was terminated this week.
Lazio striker Ciro Immobile is second in Serie A with 13 goals scored. He has tallied 41% of the team’s goals in the league. Inzaghi is likely to start the Italian striker this week in the quarterfinals as Lazio have their eyes set on performing well on three fronts. The winner of Wednesday night’s quarterfinal will face off with Napoli or Spezia in a two-legged semifinal. On the other side of the bracket are Inter Milan, AC Milan, Juventus and SPAL.
Atalanta vs Lazio Prediction
Both teams to score: YES @ 7/13 - BET NOW
Each of the last three games between Atalanta and Lazio finished with both teams scoring goals. The firepower on both sides of the ball is immense and two of Serie A’s top-scoring strikers will face off in Immobile and Muriel. Atalanta have scored Serie A’s second-most goals with 44. Lazio have tallied 32 of their own this term.
Ciro Immobile to score anytime @ 21/20 - BET NOW
Immobile has bagged 13 goals in 17 matches in Serie A this season. He has a total of 18 goals in 21 matches in all competitions thanks to his five goals in the Champions League. Immobile was in the form of his life last term but has carried that over into this season. The striker scored in each of his last two Serie A matches. Immobile did not play in the previous Coppa Italia round. He should start on Wednesday night in attack.
Over 2.5 goals scored @ 23/40 - BET NOW
Eight of the last 12 matches in all competitions between these clubs finished with over 2.5 goals scored. Wednesday night’s quarterfinal match should continue the trend of more than 2.5 goals scored by these teams. Atalanta have dominated the fixtures against Lazio in recent seasons. Lazio have won just once in their last eight games versus La Dea. Atalanta have one back-to-back games in Serie A versus the Lazio and will fancy their chances of doing it once more this week in the Coppa Italia.
Wednesday night’s match is the first of two these teams will play this week. On Sunday, Atalanta and Lazio will lock horns once more in the league. Which side will take the spoils in their first meeting of the week and progress to the next round of the Coppa Italia?
Atalanta vs Lazio Tips
Here are our Atalanta vs Lazio tips for Wednesday's quarter-final Coppa Italia tie at the Gewiss Stadium.
1. Both teams to score: YES @ 7/13
2. Ciro Immobile to score anytime @ 21/20
3. Over 2.5 goals scored @ 23/40
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