With only two rounds remaining of the current Serie A campaign, a few things are about to fall into place, when Bologna welcome Sassuolo at Stadio Renato Dell'Ara. The last time these two teams squared up, Bologna ran out 0-3 winners back in Dezember 2021 at Stadio Mapei - Citta del Tricolore.
With 47 points after 36 games, Sassuolo currently rank 11th in the Serie A standings. Bologna play catch-up as they recorded 43 points in 36 matches, putting them up as 13th before their upcoming clash.
Bologna scored ten goals, conceded ten and fought their way to four clean sheets in their previous ten matches.
Sassuolo scored 18 goals, conceded 18 and managed zero clean sheets in their previous ten matches.
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They came away from their last three matches with four points, as Bologna beat Inter 2-1, followed by a 0-0 draw against Roma. Most recently, they were left licking their wounds in a 4-3 defeat against Venezia. Bologna claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Serie A. They also drew two and lost one, as they scored eight and conceded five goals.
In their previous three games, Sassuolo lost 1-2 and 6-1 against Juventus and SSC Napoli, respectively, before drawing 1-1 with Udinese. In their last six away matches in the Serie A, Sassuolo won twice, while also recording one draw. They endured three defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 12 goals conceded and ten scored.
Sassuolo are in the top three when it comes to scoring goals on their travels in the Serie A this season. They claimed 34 goals so far, whilst allowing 35 goals against.
Both Bologna and Sassuolo will be more anxious of not losing than willing to risk too much pursuing a win. As such, the draw looks like a tempting prospect this coming Sunday in the betting market.
Bologna vs Sassuolo Stats
- Bologna have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
- Bologna have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
- Bologna have not lost 6 of the last 7 home matches
- In 3 of the last 4 matches Bologna played, both teams scored
- Bologna have drawn 3 of the last 4 matches
- Sassuolo have conceded in 30 of the last 32 matches
- Sassuolo have scored in 25 of the last 27 away matches
- In 11 of the last 13 matches Sassuolo played, both teams scored
- Sassuolo have conceded in 22 of the last 24 away matches
- Sassuolo have scored in 17 of the last 19 matches
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Bologna vs Sassuolo H2H
The last time these two teams squared up, Bologna ran out 0-3 winners back in December 2021 at Stadio Mapei - Citta del Tricolore. Bologna outclassed Sassuolo in their latest Serie A encounter, when they claimed a 3-0 win. The bookies have Bologna to win this match at best price odds of 2.50.
Entertainment seems close to guaranteed when Bologna welcome Sassuolo as over 2.5 goals came out a winning bet seven times in ten matches. Over 2.5 goals is best priced at odds of 1.50 with the bookies on Sunday.
Bologna vs Sassuolo Betting Tips
It has been a great season for Marko Arnautovic so far as he currently has 14 goals on his account during this season. He also hit the net five times in his last six games, leaving Bologna hoping he delivers against Sassuolo this coming Sunday as well. Siding with him to score in the upcoming game seems like a reasonable choice.
Bologna claimed all three points three times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in four of the games in this run. Sassuolo won three of their last 10 games away, while drawing two and losing five in this series of matches. Bologna will feel optimistic about scoring on Sunday, with Sassuolo managing a clean sheet once in the previous 10 away games. The hosts fought their way to three clean sheets in their previous 10 matches played at home.
Both teams scored seven times in the last ten encounters between Bologna and Sassuolo, while over 2.5 goals came out seven times. Bologna scored 1.7 goals on average, while Sassuolo pulled 1.4 goals on average. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Bologna, who scored an average of one goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the visitor's last ten games. Sassuolo managed to hit the net 1.8 times on average in these games.