Stadium: Artemio Franchi (Florence)
Referee: Luca Pairetto
Having beaten Torino on Wednesday and made it to the semifinals of the Italian Cup, Fiorentina will host Bologna in the national championship match. Will the Violets have one more victory?Get Your Sign-Up Bonus!
The cup match against Torino was relatively easy for Vincenzo Italiano's team. The Violets dominated the initiative, almost did not allow the opponent to create anything near their goal, and scored two goals in a row. Turin managed to respond, but Jan Caramo's goal in 90+3 minutes was not decisive. With a score of 2:1, Fiorentina qualified for the semifinals of the prestigious tournament, where they will play against a surprise win over Napoli and Roma Cremonese.
Violet had their previous match away against Lazio and pulled off an acceptable result. With a score of 1:1, Fiorentina stopped a powerful opponent and currently occupies 12th place in the standings with a 12-point gap from the Eurocup competitions.
The Red and Blue were eliminated from the Cup at the stage of a round of 16, so they did not play a match in the middle of the week. The previous meeting for the team was held on Friday, January 27, when Bologna hosted La Spezia in Serie A and secured a confident win. Posh and Orsolini scored in each half. Bologna did not lose three games in a row, scored two wins in this stretch, and occupied the ninth line in the Italian championship standings.
Expert Betting Tips
Fiorentina has not lost to Bologna in 11 games in a row. Why should this series not continue in the upcoming meeting? Although the Red and Blue can count on a draw here, given that they will play in three days on the fourth after the Italian Cup match, and Bologna last took to the field almost a week and a half ago. Here we bet on the exchange of goals, taking into account the total over statistics of Bologna away games and Fiorentina home games in this championship, and on a draw.