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Bologna FC vs. Cagliari Calcio 3/3/2021 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Bologna FC clashes with Cagliari Calcio on 3/3/2021 at 2:45PM

Cagliari Calcio visits Bologna FC in a regular season match. Bologna FC with a record of 7-7-10 this season comes into this game with a 2-4-6 record on the road. Cagliari Calcio is 4-6-14 this season and is 2-3-7 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Bologna FC and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Cagliari Calcio came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Bologna FC at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Cagliari Calcio and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Cagliari Calcio came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Bologna FC at their home pitch.

The Bologna FC Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bologna FC

Roberto Soriano MF

As a shooter, Roberto Soriano had 42 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Roberto Soriano had 13 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Roberto Soriano had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bologna FC teammates, Roberto Soriano had 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Roberto Soriano has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Roberto Soriano has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 52 fouls this season. He has drawn 37 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Danilo Larangeira DF

As a shooter, Danilo Larangeira had 7 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Danilo Larangeira had 2 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Danilo Larangeira had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bologna FC teammates, Danilo Larangeira had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Danilo Larangeira has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Danilo Larangeira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Takehiro Tomiyasu DF

Takehiro Tomiyasu has 11 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Takehiro Tomiyasu has 3 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Takehiro Tomiyasu had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Takehiro Tomiyasu has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Takehiro Tomiyasu has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Takehiro Tomiyasu has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Musa Barrow FW,MF

Musa Barrow has 57 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Musa Barrow has 27 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Musa Barrow had 20 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Musa Barrow has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Musa Barrow has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Musa Barrow has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Jerdy Schouten MF

Jerdy Schouten has 4 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jerdy Schouten had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Jerdy Schouten had 18 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bologna FC teammates, Jerdy Schouten had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jerdy Schouten has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jerdy Schouten has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 30 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Lorenzo De Silvestri DF

As a shooter, Lorenzo De Silvestri had 10 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Lorenzo De Silvestri had 6 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Lorenzo De Silvestri has 15 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Lorenzo De Silvestri has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Lorenzo De Silvestri has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lorenzo De Silvestri has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Rodrigo Palacio FW

As a shooter, Rodrigo Palacio had 31 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Rodrigo Palacio had 11 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Rodrigo Palacio has 16 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Rodrigo Palacio has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Rodrigo Palacio has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Rodrigo Palacio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 48 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Riccardo Orsolini FW,MF

As a shooter, Riccardo Orsolini had 38 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Riccardo Orsolini has 13 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Riccardo Orsolini had 13 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Riccardo Orsolini has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Riccardo Orsolini has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Riccardo Orsolini has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 24 fouls this season in Serie A action.

The Cagliari Calcio Roster

The Players to Watch for the Cagliari Calcio

João Pedro MF,FW

As a shooter, João Pedro had 46 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. João Pedro has 18 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, João Pedro had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. João Pedro has 12 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

João Pedro has 3 Yellow Cards this season. João Pedro has 4 Red Cards this season. He has committed 35 fouls this season. He has drawn 55 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Răzvan Marin MF

Răzvan Marin has 19 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Răzvan Marin had 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Răzvan Marin had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Răzvan Marin has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Răzvan Marin has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Răzvan Marin has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 32 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Charalambos Lykogiannis DF

Charalambos Lykogiannis has 14 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Charalambos Lykogiannis had 3 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Charalambos Lykogiannis had 18 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Charalambos Lykogiannis has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Charalambos Lykogiannis has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Charalambos Lykogiannis has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Gabriele Zappa DF,FW

As a shooter, Gabriele Zappa had 6 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Gabriele Zappa has 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Gabriele Zappa had 19 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Gabriele Zappa has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gabriele Zappa has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gabriele Zappa has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Sebastian Walukiewicz DF

As a shooter, Sebastian Walukiewicz had 3 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sebastian Walukiewicz had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Sebastian Walukiewicz had 18 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sebastian Walukiewicz has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Sebastian Walukiewicz has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sebastian Walukiewicz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Nahitan Nández MF,FW

As a shooter, Nahitan Nández had 17 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Nahitan Nández had 11 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Nahitan Nández has 17 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Nahitan Nández has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nahitan Nández has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nahitan Nández has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 46 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Giovanni Simeone FW

Giovanni Simeone has 36 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Giovanni Simeone has 10 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Giovanni Simeone had 15 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Cagliari Calcio teammates, Giovanni Simeone had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Giovanni Simeone has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Giovanni Simeone has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Diego Godín DF

As a shooter, Diego Godín had 6 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Diego Godín had 2 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Diego Godín had 14 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Diego Godín has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Diego Godín has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Diego Godín has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Bologna FC Team Stats

The Bologna FC Offensive Stats and Metrics

Bologna FC scored 0.96 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bologna FC was able to score 3 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bologna FC was able to score on 0.26 of their shots on target. One of two things are happening here, this is a team that is extremely able to take shots on goal or they are just taking poor shots.

Bologna FC attempted 4.71 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Bologna FC is able to get 36.9% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Bologna FC Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bologna FC gave up -5.06 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Bologna FC goalkeepers fended off 0.06 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

Bologna FC goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 9000.0% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 5% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Bologna FC. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Bologna FC Utility Stats

Bologna FC tried 2.29 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Bologna FC is in the top 30 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Bologna FC has successfully intercepted 10.5 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bologna FC in the top 70 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bologna FC commits 0.08 fouls. Bologna FC is in the top 85 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bologna FC drew 13.75 fouls. Bologna FC is in the top 56 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bologna FC committed an offside 12.62 times. Bologna FC is in the top 30 percentile in offside calls against them.

Cagliari Calcio Team Stats

The Cagliari Calcio Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Cagliari Calcio was able to score 0.62 goals. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Cagliari Calcio scored those goals off assists 484.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 3 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Cagliari Calcio converted on 0.32 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Cagliari Calcio attempts 3.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Cagliari Calcio is able to get 28.2% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

Cagliari Calcio Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Cagliari Calcio was able to hold opponents to -5.43 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Cagliari Calcio goalkeepers fended off 0.07 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

Cagliari Calcio goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 9200.0% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Cagliari Calcio. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Cagliari Calcio Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Cagliari Calcio had 1.38 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Cagliari Calcio is in the top 95 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cagliari Calcio had 12.08 interceptions. Cagliari Calcio is in the top 45 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cagliari Calcio commits 0.08 fouls. Cagliari Calcio is in the top 85 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Cagliari Calcio drew 13.46 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Cagliari Calcio is in the top 72 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Cagliari Calcio committed an offside 12.88 times. This puts Cagliari Calcio in the top 48 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Bologna FC vs. Cagliari Calcio Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Bologna FC 2 Cagliari Calcio 0

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