Venezia vs Empoli Intro
There’s a gap between Venezia and Empoli in the Serie A table, but it’s one that Venezia could close when the two teams meet at Stadio Pierluigi Penzo. Neither side will be particularly happy with their campaign so far, and they need to start picking up wins soon as we head into the closing stages of the season. The two meet at Stadio Pierluigi Penzo on Sunday January 16, 2022 at 2:00 PM. It’s round 22 of the Serie A and Aurelio Andreazzoli still hasn’t found the proper strategy, since the visiting team are the last in the table, having picked up just 28 points. Fortunately for the hosts, the same can’t be said for Paolo Zanetti, whose squad is 17th on 17 points. Venezia and Empoli are currently seperated by 11 points on the Serie A table and 6 table places.
Venezia vs Empoli Form
Venezia need a win here. They have been unable to achieve that in the last five matches and were defeated by AC Milan in the previous round. At the same time, Empoli passed up on the opportunity to add to their meagre 5 points in last five games, having lost to Sassuolo. Venezia really needs to improve their home form after taking just 1 points in last 5 home games. And looking at the last 5 games played away from home for Empoli, Sunday’s guests have won just six points.
Venezia vs Empoli H2H
Empoli will have history against them here. They have only won 3 compared to Venezia’s 6. The rest of the 13 meetings have ended in a draw. Within the last six meetings between the teams, each has won 2 games.
Venezia vs Empoli Analysis
Venezia lost its previous game. Paolo Zanetti’s men were facing AC Milan in that game. At the end of the game, the final result was 0-3. On Sunday January 16, 2022, they will face Empoli. Against AC Milan, Venezia claimed 39% of ball possession. Looking at shots on goal, Venezia, in its previous game, shot 11 times on target and in the same game, Paolo Zanetti’s men gave up 19 shots. Meanwhile, Empoli lost its previous game. Aurelio Andreazzoli’s team played Sassuolo. The fulltime scoreline for that match was 1-5. In their match against Sassuolo, Empoli claimed 46% of the ball. If we look at shots on goal, Empoli had a total of 15 shots while they conceded 24 shots.
Venezia vs Empoli Odds
According to the oddsmakers, the favourite for this match between Venezia and Empoli is Empoli.