Torino vs Sassuolo Intro
Torino and Sassuolo are in need of the points but for different reasons as the two meet at Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino. Torino have performed well in the Serie A this season and are looking to progress further. As for Sassuolo, they need a win to consolidate their place in Italy’s top flight. Kick off is due on Sunday January 23, 2022 at 2:00 PM.
It’s matchweek 23, and the Serie A table shows Ivan Juric’s home side in the 9th place on 31 points, with their opponents’ strategist Alessio Dionisi taking his team to the 12th position on 28 points. Heading past the midway point of the Serie A season, Torino and Sassuolo sit 3 places and 3 points apart.
Torino vs Sassuolo Form
Following their last round win over Sampdoria, Torino have put together back to back wins and earned 12 points from their last five games. At the same time, Sassuolo, following their loss in their last round versus Verona, have put together a form run of L,W,D,L,D winning 5 points from their last five games. It couldn’t get much better for Torino at home this season – 13 points from a possible 15. Sassuolo have been in decent form away from home recently, winning 8 points in their last five matches as visitors.
Torino vs Sassuolo H2H
The Sunday’s home team have in the past 25 head-to-head games done better: winning 12 to Sassuolo’s 5. There have been 8 draws so far. With a 3-game winning margin in the most recent six meetings between these two, Torino has to be confident of another victory here over Sassuolo.
Torino vs Sassuolo Analysis
Torino won their last match. Ivan Juric’s men played against Sampdoria. At the final wistle, the scoring board showed 2-1. Now it is time for Ivan Juric’s men to face Sassuolo. Against Sampdoria, Torino claimed 63% of ball possession. Looking at shots on goal, Torino, in its previous game, shot 19 times on target and in the same game, Ivan Juric’s men gave up 10 shots. Meanwhile, Sassuolo took zero points in losing their last match. In that match, Alessio Dionisi’s men faced Verona. After 90 minutes, the score was 2-4. While facing Verona, Sassuolo had 56% of ball possession. In terms of shots on goal, Sassuolo struck a total of 15 shots in attack while in defence conceding 19 shots.
Torino vs Sassuolo Odds
Taking a look at the bookmakers’ odds, the favourite for this match between Torino and Sassuolo is Torino.