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Atalanta BC vs. Spezia Calcio 11/21/2020 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Atalanta BC visits Spezia Calcio on 11/21/2020 at 12:00PM

Spezia Calcio faces Atalanta BC in a regular season match. Atalanta BC with a record of 4-1-2 this season comes into this game with a 3-0-1 record on the road. Spezia Calcio is 2-2-3 this season and is 0-1-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Atalanta BC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, Atalanta BC came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Facing a hostile crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic may be part of a winning recipe.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Spezia Calcio and it is an opportunity to get rolling. 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 Atalanta BC.

The Atalanta BC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Atalanta BC

Papu Gómez FW,MF

Papu Gómez has 24 shots fired this season. Papu Gómez was ranked #160 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Papu Gómez had 10 shots on target this season. He was ranked #135 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Papu Gómez has 4 goals scored this season. Papu Gómez was ranked #11 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atalanta BC teammates, Papu Gómez had 2 assists this season. Papu Gómez was ranked #21 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Papu Gómez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Papu Gómez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Ruslan Malinovskyi FW,MF

Ruslan Malinovskyi has 12 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Ruslan Malinovskyi was ranked #261 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ruslan Malinovskyi had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #40 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Ruslan Malinovskyi has 0 goals scored this season. Ruslan Malinovskyi was ranked #303 in goals this season in Serie A. Ruslan Malinovskyi has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Ruslan Malinovskyi was ranked #21 in assists this season.

Ruslan Malinovskyi has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Ruslan Malinovskyi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Johan Mojica DF,FW

As a shooter, Johan Mojica had 1 shots fired this season. Johan Mojica was ranked #317 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Johan Mojica had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #359 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Johan Mojica had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Johan Mojica was ranked #303 in goals this season. Johan Mojica has 0 assists this season. Johan Mojica was ranked #308 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Johan Mojica has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Johan Mojica has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Mario Pašalić MF

As a shooter, Mario Pašalić had 3 shots fired this season. Mario Pašalić was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Mario Pašalić has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Mario Pašalić was ranked #104 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Mario Pašalić had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Mario Pašalić was ranked #89 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atalanta BC teammates, Mario Pašalić had 1 assists this season. Mario Pašalić was ranked #85 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Mario Pašalić has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mario Pašalić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Duván Zapata FW

As a shooter, Duván Zapata had 14 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Duván Zapata was ranked #248 in shots attempted this season. Duván Zapata has 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Duván Zapata was ranked #25 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Duván Zapata had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Duván Zapata was ranked #41 in goals this season. Duván Zapata has 2 assists this season. Duván Zapata was ranked #21 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Duván Zapata has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Duván Zapata has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Berat Djimsiti DF

Berat Djimsiti has 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Berat Djimsiti was ranked #317 in shots attempted this season. Berat Djimsiti has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #359 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Berat Djimsiti has 0 goals scored this season. Berat Djimsiti was ranked #303 in goals this season in Serie A. Berat Djimsiti has 0 assists this season. Berat Djimsiti was ranked #308 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Berat Djimsiti has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Berat Djimsiti has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Hans Hateboer DF

As a shooter, Hans Hateboer had 5 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Hans Hateboer was ranked #68 in shots attempted this season. Hans Hateboer has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Hans Hateboer was ranked #62 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Hans Hateboer had 2 goals this season. Hans Hateboer was ranked #41 in goals this season in Serie A. Hans Hateboer has 0 assists this season. Hans Hateboer was ranked #308 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Hans Hateboer has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Hans Hateboer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Sam Lammers FW

Sam Lammers has 4 shots fired this season. Sam Lammers was ranked #99 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sam Lammers had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Sam Lammers was ranked #62 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Sam Lammers had 2 goals this season. Sam Lammers was ranked #41 in goals this season in Serie A. Sam Lammers has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Sam Lammers was ranked #308 in assists this season.

Sam Lammers has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sam Lammers has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Serie A action.

The Spezia Calcio Roster

The Players to Watch for the Spezia Calcio

Julian Chabot DF

As a shooter, Julian Chabot had 2 shots fired this season. Julian Chabot was ranked #198 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Julian Chabot had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #104 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Julian Chabot has 1 goals scored this season. Julian Chabot was ranked #89 in goals this season in Serie A. Julian Chabot has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Julian Chabot was ranked #308 in assists this season.

Julian Chabot has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Julian Chabot has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Emanuel Gyasi FW

Emanuel Gyasi has 6 shots fired this season. Emanuel Gyasi was ranked #44 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Emanuel Gyasi had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Emanuel Gyasi was ranked #25 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Emanuel Gyasi had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Emanuel Gyasi was ranked #303 in goals this season. Emanuel Gyasi has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Emanuel Gyasi was ranked #21 in assists this season.

Emanuel Gyasi has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Emanuel Gyasi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Kevin Agudelo FW

Kevin Agudelo has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Kevin Agudelo was ranked #44 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Kevin Agudelo had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Kevin Agudelo was ranked #104 in shots on goal this season.

Kevin Agudelo has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Kevin Agudelo was ranked #89 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Spezia Calcio teammates, Kevin Agudelo had 0 assists this season. Kevin Agudelo was ranked #308 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Kevin Agudelo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Kevin Agudelo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Salvador Ferrer DF

As a shooter, Salvador Ferrer had 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Salvador Ferrer was ranked #317 in shots attempted this season. Salvador Ferrer has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Salvador Ferrer was ranked #359 in shots on goal this season.

Salvador Ferrer has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Salvador Ferrer was ranked #303 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Spezia Calcio teammates, Salvador Ferrer had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Salvador Ferrer was ranked #85 in assists this season.

Salvador Ferrer has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Salvador Ferrer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Tommaso Pobega MF

Tommaso Pobega has 3 shots fired this season. Tommaso Pobega was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Tommaso Pobega has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #104 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Tommaso Pobega has 2 goals scored this season. Tommaso Pobega was ranked #41 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Spezia Calcio teammates, Tommaso Pobega had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Tommaso Pobega was ranked #308 in assists this season.

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

Matteo Ricci MF

As a shooter, Matteo Ricci had 6 shots fired this season. Matteo Ricci was ranked #44 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Matteo Ricci has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Matteo Ricci was ranked #186 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Matteo Ricci had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Matteo Ricci was ranked #303 in goals this season. Matteo Ricci has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Matteo Ricci was ranked #85 in assists this season.

Matteo Ricci has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Matteo Ricci has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Paolo Bartolomei MF

As a shooter, Paolo Bartolomei had 3 shots fired this season. Paolo Bartolomei was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Paolo Bartolomei has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Paolo Bartolomei was ranked #359 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Paolo Bartolomei had 0 goals this season. Paolo Bartolomei was ranked #303 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Spezia Calcio teammates, Paolo Bartolomei had 1 assists this season. Paolo Bartolomei was ranked #85 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Paolo Bartolomei has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Paolo Bartolomei has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Cristian Dell’Orco DF

Cristian Dell’Orco has 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Cristian Dell’Orco was ranked #317 in shots attempted this season. Cristian Dell’Orco has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Cristian Dell’Orco was ranked #359 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Cristian Dell’Orco had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Cristian Dell’Orco was ranked #303 in goals this season. Cristian Dell’Orco has 0 assists this season. Cristian Dell’Orco was ranked #308 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Cristian Dell’Orco has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Dell’Orco has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Atalanta BC Team Stats

The Atalanta BC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atalanta BC was able to score 2.43 goals. This puts Atalanta BC in a ranking of #2 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Atalanta BC scored those goals off assists 88.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 2.14 assists. Atalanta BC has a ranking of #1 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Atalanta BC converted on 0.41 of attempted shots on goal. Atalanta BC has a #3 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Atalanta BC attempts 5.86 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #3 in Serie A in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Atalanta BC attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 38.3 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #3 in Serie A in shots on target.

Atalanta BC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atalanta BC was able to hold opponents to 2.0 goals. This puts Atalanta BC is ranked #16 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.57 shots were saved by Atalanta BC goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Atalanta BC in a ranking of #12 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 56.3% of shots on target were saved by Atalanta BC goalkeepers. Atalanta BC goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #14 in shots saved percentage. Atalanta BC goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 0.0% of the time. Atalanta BC is ranked #20 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Atalanta BC Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Atalanta BC had 1.14 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Atalanta BC in the top 100 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Atalanta BC has successfully intercepted 11.14 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Atalanta BC in the top 35 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Atalanta BC has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Atalanta BC in the top 42 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Atalanta BC drew 15.43 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Atalanta BC is in the top 22 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Atalanta BC committed an offside 11.86 times. This puts Atalanta BC in the top 25 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Spezia Calcio Team Stats

The Spezia Calcio Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Spezia Calcio was able to score 1.57 goals. This puts Spezia Calcio in a ranking of #10 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Spezia Calcio scored those goals off assists 91.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.43 assists. This puts Spezia Calcio in a league ranking of #6 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Spezia Calcio converted on 0.42 of attempted shots on goal. Is Spezia Calcio a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #2 in Serie A in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Spezia Calcio attempts 3.71 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #12 in Serie A in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Spezia Calcio is able to get 35.1 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #12 in Serie A in shots on target.

Spezia Calcio Defensive Stats and Metrics

Spezia Calcio gave up 1.71 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Spezia Calcio is #13 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Spezia Calcio goalkeepers fended off 3.71 shots per 90 minutes. Spezia Calcio is ranked #7 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Spezia Calcio goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 53.8% of the time. Spezia Calcio goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #15 in shots saved percentage. Spezia Calcio goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 28.6% of the time. This puts Spezia Calcio at #6 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Spezia Calcio Utility Stats

Spezia Calcio tried 1.57 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Spezia Calcio is in the top 82 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Spezia Calcio had 8.14 interceptions. This puts Spezia Calcio in the top 95 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Spezia Calcio has committed 0.14 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Spezia Calcio in the top 90 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Spezia Calcio drew 17.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Spezia Calcio is in the top 10 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Spezia Calcio had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.57 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Spezia Calcio in the top 15 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Atalanta BC vs. Spezia Calcio Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Atalanta BC 6 Spezia Calcio 1

Moneyline Pick: Atalanta BC -215 5Dimes