The fun end of the table meets the lower end of the Serie A, when Inter face off against Venezia. It is a match that offers both sides the opportunity to either consolidate or improve on their position in the Serie A. Venezia lay claim to a ranking of 14th in the Serie A on 15 points after playing 13 matches. The difference to Inter is 13 points, which leaves the latter ranked as number 3 in the table from 13 rounds.
Going into the match against as outsiders, Venezia will be highly motivated to keep their positive run going against Inter. A positive result at Stadio Pierluigi Penzo certainly do not look beyond their powers.
Venezia are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. The hosts this coming Saturday claimed a steady 10 goals in their previous 10 matches. An average of 1 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 13 goals, or an average of 1.3 goals a game. They clawed out a clean sheet 3 times in this run. Inter enter their next Serie A match, averaging a highly satisfactory 2.3 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a presentable total of 23 goals, while also conceding 12 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.2 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 2 times. Will this change? Read our predictions to find out!
Stats and facts for Venezia and Inter.
- Venezia unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row;
- Venezia scored in the last 9 of 11 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Venezia's last 2 of 4 matches;
- Venezia scored the last 6 matches in a row at home.
- Inter unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row;
- Inter scored in the last 62 of 64 matches;
- Inter scored the last 16 matches in a row when playing away;
- Inter conceded in the last 10 of 12 matches.
Current form — Venezia v. Inter
Venezia enjoy steady progress.
Venezia look to build on their current momentum with another positive result. Venezia look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gaining 7 points. They started off drawing 0-0 with Genoa, before downing first Roma by 3-2, then Bologna in a 1-0 win.
Inter tough to break down
Inter look to have found a rich vein of form right now with yet another win last week. Inter look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gaining 7 points. They started off drawing 1-1 with AC Milan, before downing first SSC Napoli by 3-2, then Shakhtar Donetsk in a 2-0 win.
Just limiting an expected defeat might be the target for Venezia here. Siding with Inter at odds 1.40 is a no-brainer in the kind of form they are displaying. Depending on your preferred betting strategy, one could also consider adding the home win to an accumulator.
Venezia v. Inter — fixture history
Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Venezia played Inter in 2002. The pair split the points in a 1-1 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. The bookmakers naturally have prices available on the upcoming encounter. Another draw is 4.75, whereas a win for Venezia is 8.00. The best prize for a win for Inter right now is 1.40. Venezia enter the match against Inter with a 0-1-2 record in their previous 3 encounters in the Serie A. This amounts to a 0% winning ratio for Venezia, with Inter victorious in 67% of the last 3 encounters.
Current table in the Serie A
Looking at the current Serie A standings, Venezia and Inter are currently 13 points and 11 places apart. Inter will no doubt attempt to grab all three points from Venezia this coming Saturday to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Venezia will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between Venezia and Inter.
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with Mattia Aramu. He is one of the Venezia players, who is showing decent form right now. He managed to find the back of the net 3 times in his most recent outing. Surely, he will want to add more goals against Inter.
The visitors will be looking to in-form Ivan Perisic to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently. Ivan Perisic netted 2 goals for Inter in their latest matches.