The 19th round of the Italian Serie A will be opened by a match between Crotone and Napoli. The future opponents have completely opposite goals for the current season: Crotone are fighting to keep their place in the elite, while Napoli have a historical chance to finally win the Scudetto. Considering this, one should not be surprised, that the Neapolitans are such a clear favorites in the upcoming game, even despite the field factor will be on the Sharks’ side.
Crotone lost four out of five last matches with one victory. The only victory during the period happened in the match against Chievo, the losses were registered over Genoa, Udinese, Sassuolo and Lazio. Crotone are situated on the 18th position in the Serie A tournament table with 15 points in the asset, but it is important to note, that SPAL, which are situated on the saving 17th position, have the same amount of gained points.
After the defeat from Feyenoord, 1:2, and a draw with Fiorentina, 0:0, Napoli only won three matches in a row: 3:1 over Torino, 1:0 over Udinese and 3:2 over Sampdoria. The Neapolitans are on the first position in the championship of Italy, with 45 points in the asset, which is one point more, than Juventus Turin, which are situated on the second position and are the closest chasers of Il Partenopei.
Napoli play great at home, after the elimination from the Champions League, Sarri’s team has fully concentrated on domestic competitions, the victory in Serie A is the priority for the current season. Crotone have nothing to beat the Neapolitans.
Prediction for the match: Napoli to in with -1.5 Asian handicap