Serie A – Season Continues – Hellas Verona v Internazionale on Match-day 2

Hellas Verona vs. Internazionale

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The Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi sees Friday action as Verona take on Inter – 8:45pm GMT.

Inter go to the Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi with Champion’s League dreams for next season very much alive. They currently sit in first as they take on fourteenth placed Verona.

Hellas Verona is ready for their road match on Friday

Verona will have doubtless licked their wounds, following their recent defeat to Sassuolo at the Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi. Eusebio Di Francesco’s men will hope that is enough to deliver a positive result in this match.

lost one game.

Playing at home, Verona have lost one game.

Hellas Verona will have 3 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Good Attacking Performance

Verona have a good scoring record this season, with two netted so far (1 from open play and one penalty). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Mattia Zaccagni (2), Ivor Pandur, and Bruno Amione. Verona have shown a very poor defensive performance, having conceded three goals in their previous fixtures.

Going into Friday’s game, Eusebio Di Francesco without three of his players, due to illness or injury.

League leaders Internazionale will seek to win every game, this fixture is no exception

Inter come to this match on the back of a 4-0 home win against Genoa at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.

With three points, they currently sit top of the League having won one game.

The ultimate prize this season will be for Internazionale to finish top of the Serie A and secure automatic qualification for the Champion’s League. However, they must play each game as it comes and secure the points, if that is to be achieved.

It is likely that two key players will miss Friday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Simone Inzaghi and his Inter team.

Hellas Verona v Internazionale – Head-to-Head.

The two clubs have already met each other 21 times with the result being 17 wins and four draws for Verona. Also, Inter have been hugely successful away to Verona of late, winning 18 fixtures times in the last fifteen. In their most recent meeting of this fixture Nerazzurri delivered a 1-0 home win- it’s a 60.61% likelihood that both sides will score again on Friday.

The odds look good for Inter, which currently sit at 62.89 percent in favour.

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