Bologna will host Genoa on the Stadio Renato Dall’Ara, with three factors on the road in Serie A on Tuesday. The house facet come into the sport on the again of a 6-1 thrashing away to Inter Milan on Saturday, as Edin Dzeko stepped off the bench to attain a brace within the rout.
Genoa suffered a 2-1 defeat to Fiorentina on residence turf on the identical day. Riccardo Saponara and Giacomo Bonaventura scored second-half targets to information the Florence outfit to all three factors.
That defeat left I Rossoblù in 14th place, with three factors garnered from 4 matches. Bologna are eighth spot and have gathered seven factors from the identical variety of video games.
Bologna vs Genoa Head-to-Head
The 2 sides have clashed on 28 events within the final three a long time and Genoa have a slightly higher file with ten wins to their identify. Bologna have been victorious on 9 events whereas seven matches led to a share of the spoils.
Their most up-to-date assembly got here in Might when targets from Davide Zappacosta and Gianluca Scamaca gave Genoa a 2-0 away victory.
The hosts kickstarted the season with a shock elimination on penalties by Serie B facet Ternana within the Coppa Italia. They adopted that up with three unbeaten ends in the league earlier than their loss to Inter Milan.
Genoa have gained only one and misplaced three of their 4 league video games this time period.
Bologna type information (all competitions): L-W-D-W-L
Genoa type information (all competitions): L-W-L-L-W
Bologna vs Genoa Staff Information
Jerdy Schouten and Kingsley Dogo Michael have each been sidelined with muscle issues. There aren’t any suspension issues for the hosts.
Accidents: Kingsley Dogo Michael, Jerdy Schouten
Felipe Caicedo (muscle), Francesco Cassata (knee) and Stefano Sturaro are all unavailable as a consequence of health issues.
Accidents: Felipe Caicedo, Francesco Cassata, Stefano Sturaro
Bologna vs Genoa Predicted XI
Bologna Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Lukasz Skorupski (GK); Aaron Hickey, Gary Medel, Kevin Bonifazi, Lorenzo Di Silvestri; Nicolas Dominguez, Mattias Svanberg; Riccardo Orsolini, Roberto Soriano, Skov Olsen; Marko Arnautovic
Genoa Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Salvatore Sirigu; Domenico Criscito, Nikola Maksimovic, Davide Biraschi, Andrea Cambiaso; Abdoulaye Toure, Milan Badelj; Nicolo Rovella, Filippo Melagoni, Mohamed Fares; Goran Pandev
Bologna vs Genoa Prediction
Genoa might need began the season poorly however their expansive model of play has seen them create loads of goalscoring alternatives.
The hosts are slight favorites however might be cautious of the risk posed by their opponents. The 2 sides prefer to play on the entrance foot, so we may see targets scored at each ends.
That mentioned, we’re backing the house facet to file a marginal victory.
Prediction: Bologna 3-2 Genoa