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SSC Napoli vs. FC Crotone 12/6/2020 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

SSC Napoli meets FC Crotone on 12/6/2020 at 12:00PM

FC Crotone takes on SSC Napoli in a regular season match. SSC Napoli with a record of 6-0-3 this season comes into this game with a 3-0-1 record on the road. FC Crotone is 0-2-7 this season and is 0-1-3 at home.

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

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for FC Crotone and it is an opportunity to get rolling. How does FC Crotone bounce back from a tough loss? They will get to answer that question on their home pitch against SSC Napoli.

The SSC Napoli Roster

The Players to Watch for the SSC Napoli

Giovanni Di Lorenzo DF

Giovanni Di Lorenzo has 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Giovanni Di Lorenzo was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season. Giovanni Di Lorenzo has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #79 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Giovanni Di Lorenzo has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Giovanni Di Lorenzo was ranked #321 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his SSC Napoli teammates, Giovanni Di Lorenzo had 1 assists this season. Giovanni Di Lorenzo was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Giovanni Di Lorenzo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Giovanni Di Lorenzo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Kalidou Koulibaly DF

Kalidou Koulibaly has 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Kalidou Koulibaly was ranked #122 in shots attempted this season. Kalidou Koulibaly has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Kalidou Koulibaly was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season.

Kalidou Koulibaly has 0 goals scored this season. Kalidou Koulibaly was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his SSC Napoli teammates, Kalidou Koulibaly had 0 assists this season. Kalidou Koulibaly was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Kalidou Koulibaly has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kalidou Koulibaly has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Hirving Lozano FW

As a shooter, Hirving Lozano had 18 shots fired this season. Hirving Lozano was ranked #265 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Hirving Lozano has 11 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Hirving Lozano was ranked #157 in shots on goal this season.

Hirving Lozano has 4 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Hirving Lozano was ranked #15 in goals this season. Hirving Lozano has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Hirving Lozano was ranked #101 in assists this season.

Hirving Lozano has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Hirving Lozano has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Kostas Manolas DF

Kostas Manolas has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Kostas Manolas was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season. Kostas Manolas has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Kostas Manolas was ranked #215 in shots on goal this season.

Kostas Manolas has 0 goals scored this season. Kostas Manolas was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. Kostas Manolas has 0 assists this season. Kostas Manolas was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Kostas Manolas has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Kostas Manolas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Dries Mertens MF,FW

Dries Mertens has 26 shots fired this season. Dries Mertens was ranked #196 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Dries Mertens had 12 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Dries Mertens was ranked #154 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Dries Mertens had 4 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Dries Mertens was ranked #15 in goals this season. Dries Mertens has 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Dries Mertens was ranked #8 in assists this season.

Dries Mertens has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dries Mertens has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Matteo Politano FW,MF

Matteo Politano has 12 shots fired this season. Matteo Politano was ranked #294 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Matteo Politano has 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Matteo Politano was ranked #32 in shots on goal this season.

Matteo Politano has 3 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Matteo Politano was ranked #27 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his SSC Napoli teammates, Matteo Politano had 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Matteo Politano was ranked #29 in assists this season.

Matteo Politano has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Matteo Politano has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Fabián Ruiz Peña MF

As a shooter, Fabián Ruiz Peña had 13 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Fabián Ruiz Peña was ranked #287 in shots attempted this season. Fabián Ruiz Peña has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #79 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Fabián Ruiz Peña had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Fabián Ruiz Peña was ranked #102 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his SSC Napoli teammates, Fabián Ruiz Peña had 1 assists this season. Fabián Ruiz Peña was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Fabián Ruiz Peña has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Fabián Ruiz Peña has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Andrea Petagna MF,FW

Andrea Petagna has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Andrea Petagna was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Andrea Petagna had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #79 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

Andrea Petagna has 1 goals scored this season. Andrea Petagna was ranked #102 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his SSC Napoli teammates, Andrea Petagna had 0 assists this season. Andrea Petagna was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Andrea Petagna has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Andrea Petagna has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Serie A action.

The FC Crotone Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Crotone

Lisandro Magallán DF

Lisandro Magallán has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Lisandro Magallán was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Lisandro Magallán had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Lisandro Magallán was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Lisandro Magallán had 0 goals this season. Lisandro Magallán was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Lisandro Magallán had 0 assists this season. Lisandro Magallán was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Lisandro Magallán has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Lisandro Magallán has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Junior Messias FW,MF

Junior Messias has 24 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Junior Messias was ranked #199 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Junior Messias had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Junior Messias was ranked #32 in shots on goal this season.

Junior Messias has 1 goals scored this season. Junior Messias was ranked #102 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Junior Messias had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Junior Messias was ranked #328 in assists this season.

Junior Messias has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Junior Messias has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 25 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Simeon Nwankwo FW

Simeon Nwankwo has 15 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Simeon Nwankwo was ranked #279 in shots attempted this season. Simeon Nwankwo has 6 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Simeon Nwankwo was ranked #19 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Simeon Nwankwo had 3 goals this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Simeon Nwankwo was ranked #27 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Simeon Nwankwo had 0 assists this season. Simeon Nwankwo was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Simeon Nwankwo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Simeon Nwankwo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Luca Marrone DF

Luca Marrone has 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Luca Marrone was ranked #345 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Luca Marrone had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Luca Marrone was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season.

Luca Marrone has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Luca Marrone was ranked #321 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Luca Marrone had 0 assists this season. Luca Marrone was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Luca Marrone has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Luca Marrone has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Pedro Pereira DF

Pedro Pereira has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Pedro Pereira was ranked #169 in shots attempted this season. Pedro Pereira has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Pedro Pereira was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Pedro Pereira had 0 goals this season. Pedro Pereira was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. Pedro Pereira has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Pedro Pereira was ranked #328 in assists this season.

Pedro Pereira has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Pereira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Arkadiusz Reca DF

As a shooter, Arkadiusz Reca had 8 shots fired this season. Arkadiusz Reca was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Arkadiusz Reca has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Arkadiusz Reca was ranked #123 in shots on goal this season.

Arkadiusz Reca has 0 goals scored this season. Arkadiusz Reca was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Arkadiusz Reca had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Serie A, Arkadiusz Reca was ranked #101 in assists this season.

Arkadiusz Reca has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Arkadiusz Reca has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Andrea Rispoli DF

As a shooter, Andrea Rispoli had 2 shots fired this season. Andrea Rispoli was ranked #234 in shots attempted this season in Serie A. Andrea Rispoli has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #383 in shots on goal this season in Serie A.

As a scorer, Andrea Rispoli had 0 goals this season. Andrea Rispoli was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Andrea Rispoli had 0 assists this season. Andrea Rispoli was ranked #328 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Andrea Rispoli has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Andrea Rispoli has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in Serie A action.

Miloš Vulić MF

Miloš Vulić has 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Serie A, Miloš Vulić was ranked #9 in shots attempted this season. Miloš Vulić has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Serie A, Miloš Vulić was ranked #215 in shots on goal this season.

Miloš Vulić has 0 goals scored this season. Miloš Vulić was ranked #321 in goals this season in Serie A. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Crotone teammates, Miloš Vulić had 1 assists this season. Miloš Vulić was ranked #101 in assists this season in Serie A League.

Miloš Vulić has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Miloš Vulić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Serie A action.

SSC Napoli Team Stats

The SSC Napoli Offensive Stats and Metrics

SSC Napoli scored 2.50 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts SSC Napoli in a ranking of #1 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. SSC Napoli scored those goals off assists 65.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.62 assists. This puts SSC Napoli in a league ranking of #3 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

SSC Napoli converted on 0.34 of attempted shots on goal. SSC Napoli has a #11 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

SSC Napoli attempted 7.37 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 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. SSC Napoli attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.1 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #1 in Serie A in shots on target.

SSC Napoli Defensive Stats and Metrics

SSC Napoli gave up 0.67 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts SSC Napoli is ranked #3 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. SSC Napoli goalkeepers fended off 2.56 shots per 90 minutes. This puts SSC Napoli in a ranking of #2 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

SSC Napoli goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 73.9% of the time. This puts SSC Napoli ranks #3 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 44.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for SSC Napoli. SSC Napoli is ranked #2 in clean sheet rate in the league.

SSC Napoli Utility Stats

SSC Napoli tried 1.56 crosses per 90 minutes of action. SSC Napoli is in the top 95 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. SSC Napoli has successfully intercepted 11.44 passes per 90 minutes of action. SSC Napoli is in the top 45 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, SSC Napoli commits 0.11 fouls. SSC Napoli is in the top 88 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. SSC Napoli drew 8.11 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts SSC Napoli in the top 100 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, SSC Napoli committed an offside 12.56 times. SSC Napoli is in the top 30 percentile in offside calls against them.

FC Crotone Team Stats

The FC Crotone Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Crotone was able to score 0.44 goals. FC Crotone is ranked #20 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Crotone was able to score 0.33 goals off assists. This puts FC Crotone in a league ranking of #20 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

FC Crotone converted on 0.17 of attempted shots on goal. Is FC Crotone a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #20 in Serie A in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, FC Crotone attempts 2.56 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. FC Crotone has a #20 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, FC Crotone is able to get 25.8 of their shots to be on goal(target). FC Crotone has a #20 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

FC Crotone Defensive Stats and Metrics

FC Crotone gave up 2.11 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts FC Crotone is ranked #17 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 5.11 shots were saved by FC Crotone goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts FC Crotone in a ranking of #17 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

FC Crotone goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 60.9% of the time. FC Crotone goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #13 in shots saved percentage. FC Crotone goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 11.1% of the time. This puts FC Crotone at #17 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

FC Crotone Utility Stats

FC Crotone tried 1.89 crosses per 90 minutes of action. FC Crotone is in the top 72 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Crotone had 11.56 interceptions. This puts FC Crotone in the top 40 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Crotone commits 0.22 fouls. This puts FC Crotone in the top 100 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. FC Crotone drew 14.44 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts FC Crotone in the top 48 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Crotone committed an offside 14.0 times. FC Crotone is in the top 82 percentile in offside calls against them.

SSC Napoli vs. FC Crotone Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: SSC Napoli 7 FC Crotone 0

Moneyline Pick: SSC Napoli -263 Pinnacle Sports