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Sampdoria vs. Fiorentina 11/30/2021 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Sampdoria meets Fiorentina on 11/30/2021 at 12:30 PM.

Fiorentina takes on Sampdoria in a Serie A match. Sampdoria with a record of 4-3-7 this season comes into this game with a 2-1-3 record on the road. Fiorentina is 7-0-7 this season and is 4-0-2 at home.

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

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Fiorentina and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Fiorentina after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Sampdoria.

The Sampdoria Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sampdoria

Antonio Candreva MF,FW



As a scorer, Antonio Candreva had 14 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Antonio Candreva has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Antonio Candreva has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Antonio Candreva has 0 Red Cards this season.

Bartosz Bereszyński DF



Bartosz Bereszyński has 12 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 Red Cards this season.

Omar Colley DF



As a scorer, Omar Colley had 12 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Omar Colley has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Omar Colley has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Omar Colley has 0 Red Cards this season.

Morten Thorsby MF



As a scorer, Morten Thorsby had 12 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria teammates, Morten Thorsby had 2 assists this season. He has not been involved in setting up scoring opportunities this season as a distributor.

Morten Thorsby has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Morten Thorsby has 0 Red Cards this season.

Tommaso Augello DF



As a scorer, Tommaso Augello had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria teammates, Tommaso Augello had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tommaso Augello has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tommaso Augello has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Fiorentina Roster

The Players to Watch for the Fiorentina

Cristiano Biraghi DF



Cristiano Biraghi has 13 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Cristiano Biraghi has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Cristiano Biraghi has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Cristiano Biraghi has 1 Red Cards this season.

Dušan Vlahović FW



Dušan Vlahović has 13 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Fiorentina teammates, Dušan Vlahović had 11 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Dušan Vlahović has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Dušan Vlahović has 4 Red Cards this season.

Giacomo Bonaventura MF



Giacomo Bonaventura has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Giacomo Bonaventura has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Giacomo Bonaventura has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Giacomo Bonaventura has 0 Red Cards this season.

Nikola Milenković DF



Nikola Milenković has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Nikola Milenković has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nikola Milenković has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nikola Milenković has 0 Red Cards this season.

José Callejón FW



As a scorer, José Callejón had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. José Callejón has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

José Callejón has 0 Yellow Cards this season. José Callejón has 0 Red Cards this season.

Sampdoria Team Stats

The Sampdoria Offensive Stats and Metrics

Sampdoria scored 1.14 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Sampdoria scored those goals off assists 82.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.93 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria was able to score on 0.32 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Sampdoria attempted 3.57 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Sampdoria attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 31.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.







Sampdoria Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria was able to hold opponents to 1.71 goals. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Sampdoria goalkeepers fended off 5.0 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 64.3% of shots on target were saved by Sampdoria goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 21.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Sampdoria. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Sampdoria Utility Stats

Sampdoria tried 13.5 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria in the top 55 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Sampdoria has successfully intercepted 15.86 passes per 90 minutes of action. Sampdoria is in the top 10 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Sampdoria has committed 13.36 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria in the top 49 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sampdoria drew 12.79 fouls. This puts Sampdoria in the top 56 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Sampdoria had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.57 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria in the top 92 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Fiorentina Team Stats

The Fiorentina Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Fiorentina was able to score 1.14 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Fiorentina was able to score 0.93 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Fiorentina converted on 0.26 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, Fiorentina attempts 4.43 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. 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, Fiorentina is able to get 36.7% 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.

Fiorentina Defensive Stats and Metrics

Fiorentina gave up 1.14 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.29 shots were saved by Fiorentina goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Fiorentina truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 63.0% of shots on target were saved by Fiorentina goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Fiorentina goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 21.4% of the time. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.

Fiorentina Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Fiorentina had 13.0 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Fiorentina is in the top 57 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Fiorentina has successfully intercepted 12.29 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Fiorentina in the top 49 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Fiorentina has committed 12.5 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Fiorentina in the top 33 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Fiorentina drew 14.64 fouls. This puts Fiorentina in the top 21 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Fiorentina had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.43 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Fiorentina in the top 28 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Sampdoria vs. Fiorentina Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Sampdoria 1 Fiorentina 2

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