Serie A – Match-day 2: Atalanta v Bologna

Atalanta vs. Bologna

This Saturday sees Atalanta go head to head with Bologna at the Gewiss Stadium – Kick-off 6:30pm GMT.

Currently sitting in fifth place, Bologna will travel to Atalanta, who are two places lower in the League and sit in seventh place.

Atalanta face his opponents, equal on points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter

Torino were beaten 1-2 at the Stadio Olimpico di Torino, the last time that Atalanta played.

They currently sit in seventh place, with a total of three points having won one game.

A victory for Atalanta would put them on 6 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Atalanta have a good scoring record this season, with two netted so far. Their stand out attacking players have been Luis Muriel (1), Roberto Piccoli (1), and Juan Musso. Atalanta have conceded one goal.

Gian Piero Gasperini could be missing up to three of their players through injury or illness for the game on Saturday.

Bologna face their opponents with equal points, both teams will doubtless be keen to make progress

With a win in their previous game, (3-2) against Salernitana, Bologna will likely be in a positive frame of mind.

With fifth, they currently sit three points in the League having won one game.

Bologna will have 6 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Bologna’s squad will likely be depleted of four of their key players when they start on Saturday, due to injury or illness.

Atalanta v Bologna – Head-to-Heads.

This fixture has historically favoured the locals, in terms of results.Atalanta have recorded 18 victories and 10 draws. In addition, the two teams have drawn five of the last nine meetings played between them. April 2021 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and The Greyhounds took all three points winning 5-0. With both sides conceding goals in their most recent game together, the probability of both sides scoring on Saturday is 63.29%.

Bologna to win – probability = 13.89 percent.