This clash sees sixth play tenth, as struggling Fiorentina visit the Stadio Friuli to face Udinese.
Udinese have so far accrued seven points in this season of the Serie A
Udinese have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this match, having already lost two meetings this season. They currently stand tenth in the League, with seven points having won two games, drawn one game, and lost two fixtures.
Udinese have won one game, drawn one game, and lost one game of their three League matches at home this season.
A win in this fixture would take Udinese’s points to 10 in the League.
It is likely that one key players will miss Sunday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Luca Gotti and his Udinese team.
Fiorentina have nine points to their name, going into this tie
It was a humbling defeat at the hands of Internazionale for Vincenzo Italiano’s men in their last match, they will be hoping to get something out of this game for sure.
Fiorentina keep finding ways to win, having secured three victories in their last four matches is astonishing this season. They currently sit in sixth place, with a total of nine points having won three meetings and lost two fixtures.
Fiorentina will travel to Udinese with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with two wins.
Fiorentina will have secured 12 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
Good Attacking Performance
Fiorentina have a good scoring record this season, with eight netted so far (6 from open play and two penalties). Their stand out attacking players have been Dusan Vlahovic (3), Nikola Milenkovic (1), and Riccardo Saponara (1). Teams that leak goals on a consistent basis, don’t tend to win anything, such is the situation with Fiorentina so far, having conceded 9 goals in their last games so far.
Fiorentina are no strangers this season to illness and injury and Vincenzo Italiano is concerned that Sunday’s fixture could see him without three of his key players
Udinese v Fiorentina – Head-to-Heads.
When these two sides meet, a draw is never usually the expected outcome. In the past 52 matches, Fiorentina have won 27 victories and Udinese 15 victories. Their most recent encounter in this competition was February 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-0 away win for The Purple One. The likelihood of both sides getting on the scoresheet again in the Stadio Friuli is rated at 59.17%.
The match odds suggest a 40.16 percent probability of a Fiorentina win.