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AC Milan vs. Sampdoria Genoa 12/6/2020 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

AC Milan visits Sampdoria Genoa on 12/6/2020 at 2:45PM

AC Milan meets Sampdoria Genoa in a regular season match. AC Milan with a record of 7-2-0 this season comes into this game with a 4-0-0 record on the road. Sampdoria Genoa is 3-2-4 this season and is 1-1-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for AC Milan and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against AC Milan.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Sampdoria Genoa and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Sampdoria Genoa played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The AC Milan Roster

The Players to Watch for the AC Milan

Davide Calabria DF

Davide Calabria has 3 shots fired this season. Davide Calabria was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Davide Calabria had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #215 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Davide Calabria had 0 goals this season. Davide Calabria was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. Davide Calabria has 0 assists this season. Davide Calabria was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Davide Calabria has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Davide Calabria has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Hakan Çalhanoğlu MF,FW

Hakan Çalhanoğlu has 21 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Hakan Çalhanoğlu was ranked #203 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Hakan Çalhanoğlu had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #32 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Hakan Çalhanoğlu has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Hakan Çalhanoğlu was ranked #321 in goals this season. Hakan Çalhanoğlu has 1 assists this season. Hakan Çalhanoğlu was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Hakan Çalhanoğlu has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Hakan Çalhanoğlu has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Theo Hernández DF

Theo Hernández has 11 shots fired this season. Theo Hernández was ranked #302 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Theo Hernández had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Theo Hernández was ranked #32 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Theo Hernández had 1 goals this season. Theo Hernández was ranked #102 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his AC Milan teammates, Theo Hernández had 2 assists this season. Theo Hernández was ranked #29 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Theo Hernández has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Theo Hernández has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Franck Kessié MF

Franck Kessié has 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Franck Kessié was ranked #302 in shots attempted this season. Franck Kessié has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Franck Kessié has 3 goals scored this season. Franck Kessié was ranked #27 in goals this season in Serie A. Franck Kessié has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Franck Kessié was ranked #29 in assists this season.

Franck Kessié has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Franck Kessié has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Simon Kjær DF

Simon Kjær has 9 shots fired this season. Simon Kjær was ranked #9 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Simon Kjær had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Simon Kjær was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season.

Simon Kjær has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Simon Kjær was ranked #321 in goals this season. Simon Kjær has 0 assists this season. Simon Kjær was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Simon Kjær has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Simon Kjær has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Alexis Saelemaekers FW

Alexis Saelemaekers has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Alexis Saelemaekers was ranked #39 in shots attempted this season. Alexis Saelemaekers has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Alexis Saelemaekers had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Alexis Saelemaekers was ranked #102 in goals this season. Alexis Saelemaekers has 0 assists this season. Alexis Saelemaekers was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Alexis Saelemaekers has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alexis Saelemaekers has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Ismaël Bennacer MF

Ismaël Bennacer has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Ismaël Bennacer was ranked #57 in shots attempted this season. Ismaël Bennacer has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Ismaël Bennacer was ranked #215 in shots on goal this season.

Ismaël Bennacer has 0 goals scored this season. Ismaël Bennacer was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his AC Milan teammates, Ismaël Bennacer had 1 assists this season. Ismaël Bennacer was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Ismaël Bennacer has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Ismaël Bennacer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Rade Krunić MF

Rade Krunić has 3 shots fired this season. Rade Krunić was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Rade Krunić has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Rade Krunić had 0 goals this season. Rade Krunić was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his AC Milan teammates, Rade Krunić had 0 assists this season. Rade Krunić was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Rade Krunić has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Rade Krunić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Serie A action.

The Sampdoria Genoa Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sampdoria Genoa

Bartosz Bereszyński DF

As a shooter, Bartosz Bereszyński had 1 shots fired this season. Bartosz Bereszyński was ranked #345 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Bartosz Bereszyński was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Bartosz Bereszyński had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Bartosz Bereszyński was ranked #321 in goals this season. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 assists this season. Bartosz Bereszyński was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Bartosz Bereszyński has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Albin Ekdal MF

As a shooter, Albin Ekdal had 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Albin Ekdal was ranked #57 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Albin Ekdal had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Albin Ekdal has 0 goals scored this season. Albin Ekdal was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria Genoa teammates, Albin Ekdal had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Albin Ekdal was ranked #328 in assists this season.

Albin Ekdal has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Albin Ekdal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Fabio Quagliarella FW

Fabio Quagliarella has 21 shots fired this season. Fabio Quagliarella was ranked #203 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Fabio Quagliarella had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Fabio Quagliarella was ranked #11 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Fabio Quagliarella had 5 goals this season. Fabio Quagliarella was ranked #8 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria Genoa teammates, Fabio Quagliarella had 0 assists this season. Fabio Quagliarella was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Fabio Quagliarella has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Fabio Quagliarella has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Gastón Ramírez FW,MF

Gastón Ramírez has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Gastón Ramírez was ranked #57 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gastón Ramírez had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Gastón Ramírez was ranked #79 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Gastón Ramírez had 0 goals this season. Gastón Ramírez was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. Gastón Ramírez has 1 assists this season. Gastón Ramírez was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Gastón Ramírez has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Gastón Ramírez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Morten Thorsby MF

As a shooter, Morten Thorsby had 5 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Morten Thorsby was ranked #86 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Morten Thorsby had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Morten Thorsby was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Morten Thorsby had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Morten Thorsby was ranked #47 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria Genoa teammates, Morten Thorsby had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Morten Thorsby was ranked #328 in assists this season.

Morten Thorsby has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Morten Thorsby has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Tommaso Augello DF

Tommaso Augello has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Tommaso Augello was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tommaso Augello had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Tommaso Augello was ranked #215 in shots on goal this season.

Tommaso Augello has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Tommaso Augello was ranked #102 in goals this season. Tommaso Augello has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Tommaso Augello was ranked #101 in assists this season.

Tommaso Augello has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Tommaso Augello has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Mikkel Damsgaard MF,FW

As a shooter, Mikkel Damsgaard had 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Mikkel Damsgaard was ranked #57 in shots attempted this season. Mikkel Damsgaard has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Mikkel Damsgaard has 1 goals scored this season. Mikkel Damsgaard was ranked #102 in goals this season in Serie A. Mikkel Damsgaard has 1 assists this season. Mikkel Damsgaard was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Mikkel Damsgaard has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mikkel Damsgaard has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Jakub Jankto MF

Jakub Jankto has 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Jakub Jankto was ranked #9 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jakub Jankto had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Jakub Jankto was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season.

Jakub Jankto has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Jakub Jankto was ranked #47 in goals this season. Jakub Jankto has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Jakub Jankto was ranked #101 in assists this season.

Jakub Jankto has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jakub Jankto has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Serie A action.

AC Milan Team Stats

The AC Milan Offensive Stats and Metrics

AC Milan scored 1.78 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. AC Milan is ranked #5 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, AC Milan was able to score 1.33 goals off assists. This puts AC Milan in a league ranking of #6 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

AC Milan converted on 0.36 of attempted shots on goal. Is AC Milan a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #6 in Serie A in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, AC Milan attempts 5.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in Serie A in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, AC Milan is able to get 31.5 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in Serie A in shots on target.

AC Milan Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, AC Milan was able to hold opponents to 0.56 goals. AC Milan is #2 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.22 shots were saved by AC Milan goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts AC Milan in a ranking of #4 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

AC Milan goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 79.3% of the time. AC Milan goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #2 in shots saved percentage. AC Milan goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 44.4% of the time. This puts AC Milan at #2 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

AC Milan Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, AC Milan had 3.22 crosses of the ball on the pitch. AC Milan is in the top 8 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. AC Milan has successfully intercepted 12.44 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts AC Milan in the top 25 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. AC Milan has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. AC Milan is in the top 40 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, AC Milan drew 14.44 fouls. AC Milan is in the top 48 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, AC Milan committed an offside 15.78 times. AC Milan is in the top 100 percentile in offside calls against them.

Sampdoria Genoa Team Stats

The Sampdoria Genoa Offensive Stats and Metrics

Sampdoria Genoa scored 1.44 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Sampdoria Genoa is ranked #10 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria Genoa was able to score 1.22 goals off assists. Sampdoria Genoa has a ranking of #8 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria Genoa was able to score at a 0.42 rate on their shots on target. Sampdoria Genoa has a #3 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Sampdoria Genoa attempts 3.44 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Sampdoria Genoa has a #14 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Sampdoria Genoa attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.6 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Sampdoria Genoa has a #14 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Sampdoria Genoa Defensive Stats and Metrics

Sampdoria Genoa gave up 1.33 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Sampdoria Genoa is ranked #10 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.44 shots were saved by Sampdoria Genoa goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Sampdoria Genoa in a ranking of #12 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Sampdoria Genoa goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 67.5% of the time. This puts Sampdoria Genoa ranks #8 in the league in saves rate. Sampdoria Genoa goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 11.1% of the time. This puts Sampdoria Genoa at #17 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Sampdoria Genoa Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Sampdoria Genoa had 2.11 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Sampdoria Genoa in the top 55 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Sampdoria Genoa has successfully intercepted 10.78 passes per 90 minutes of action. Sampdoria Genoa is in the top 55 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sampdoria Genoa commits 0.0 fouls. This puts Sampdoria Genoa in the top 40 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Sampdoria Genoa drew 15.33 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria Genoa in the top 22 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sampdoria Genoa committed an offside 11.22 times. This puts Sampdoria Genoa in the top 15 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

AC Milan vs. Sampdoria Genoa Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: AC Milan 3 Sampdoria Genoa 0

Moneyline Pick: AC Milan -123 Heritage