Football betting preview: Monza vs Cosenza

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Competition: Italy Serie B
Competition: Sat 16.January
Match begins: 13:00 (UTC)
Venue: U-Power Stadium (18568 seats)

There should be a significant difference in quality between these teams based on table positions so far, with Monza leading Cosenza by 15 points.

Insights:
  • Monza has the fewest conceded goals (12) in Serie B
  • Cosenza has the fewest scored goals (11) in Serie B

This should be an interesting game with lots of spark and energy as both teams are well rested since they last saw competitive action. Game on!

It's quite the trip for Cosenza when visiting Monza as the cities are 1000 kilometers apart.

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Monza form and stats

17 points is a decent return from 8 Serie B games here at U-Power Stadium for Monza. The data says 5 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss. It’s been three wins in a row for Monza here at U-Power Stadium, hoping to make this one the fourth consecutive victory.

Monza are confident in defense, having played 360 minutes without conceding a goal in the league.

Monza manager C. Brocchi and his team return home after a 0-0 draw away versus Lecce (placed 6th) in the Serie B. Previous to that game, a home match hosting Salernitana in a game that was won 3-0.

Monza have proved capable of finding the net in their games here at U-Power Stadium with 15 goals in 8 league matches. It's worth mentioning that 10 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. Monza have showed great defending skills in these home games, allowing the opposition to score only 3 goals. There's been improvement defensively lately, as only 0 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Cosenza form and stats

The story so far for the visiting team, who have the fewest scored goals (11) in Serie B, on their Serie B travels is 2 wins, 4 draws and 2 defeats.

Cosenza are looking to quickly end their 227 minutes long goal drought in the Serie B.

Cosenza might have something to prove in this game as they lost at home in their previous match. Empoli proved too strong as Cosenza slumped to a 0-2 defeat in front of their own fans at Stadio San Vito-Luigi Marulla. Ahead of that match was the away draw versus Pescara that ended 0-0.

The attacking power of Cosenza when travelling is not overwhelming with 7 goals scored from 8 league matches away. It's not easy to score on Cosenza as they have only conceded 5 goals from these away games.

Head 2 Head

Top Goalscorers

MonzaD. Carvalho
D. Carvalho
4 goals
MonzaK. Boateng
K. Boateng
4 goals
MonzaD. Frattesi
D. Frattesi
3 goals

Monza missing players

Cosenza missing players

Monza Cosenza
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
17 8 3 Played P 1 8 17
8 5 3 Won W 0 2 2
6 2 0 Drew D 1 4 9
3 1 0 Lost L 0 2 6
25 15 8 Scored S 1 7 11
12 3 0 Conceded C 1 5 14
82% 88% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 75% 76%
76% 75% 67% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 62% 59%
35% 38% 33% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 12% 12%
12% 12% 33% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 0%
12% 12% 33% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
35% 25% 0% BTTS BTTS 100% 25% 35%
59% 75% 100% Clean Sheets C S 0% 50% 35%
24% 12% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 50% 53%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.1 2.4 2.7 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 6 3.6 3.2
3 1 0 Red cards R C 0 2 4
 
14.8 16.6 18.7 Shots (avg) S ( 7 10.6 11.8
5.6 6.9 7 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4 3.6 3.1
26% 27% 38% Goal Efficiency G E 25% 24% 21%
Key stats in Serie B this season:
  • Cosenza has the fewest dropped points from leading position (2) in Serie B
  • Cosenza has the fewest matches over the total-line (2) in Serie B
  • Cosenza has the fewest scored goals (11) in Serie B
  • Cosenza has the fewest scored goals in the first half (3) in Serie B
  • Cosenza has the most matches under the total-line (15) in Serie B
  • Cosenza have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Monza has the fewest conceded goals (12) in Serie B
  • Monza has the fewest conceded goals (3) at home in Serie B
  • Monza has the most clean sheets (10) in Serie B
  • Monza has the most clean sheets (6) at home in Serie B
  • Monza has the the best goal difference (+12) at home in Serie B
  • Monza have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Monza have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Monza have scored more than double the goals of Cosenza.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Empoli 17 9 7 1 29 14 8 4 4 0 12 5 9 5 3 1 17 9 15 34
2 Salernitana 17 9 4 4 22 18 9 6 2 1 15 7 8 3 2 3 7 11 4 31
3 Monza 17 8 6 3 25 12 8 5 2 1 15 3 9 3 4 2 10 9 13 30
4 SPAL 17 8 5 4 23 16 8 5 2 1 15 6 9 3 3 3 8 10 7 29
5 Cittadella 15 8 3 4 27 14 8 5 2 1 16 6 7 3 1 3 11 8 13 27
6 Lecce 17 6 8 3 31 22 9 3 5 1 18 12 8 3 3 2 13 10 9 26
7 Venezia 17 6 7 4 21 16 9 4 2 3 11 8 8 2 5 1 10 8 5 25
8 Frosinone 16 7 4 5 17 16 9 3 3 3 7 9 7 4 1 2 10 7 1 25
9 Chievo 15 6 6 3 20 13 7 3 2 2 10 6 8 3 4 1 10 7 7 24
10 Pordenone 17 5 9 3 20 15 8 1 6 1 12 10 9 4 3 2 8 5 5 24
11 Brescia 17 5 6 6 26 28 9 3 3 3 16 15 8 2 3 3 10 13 -2 21
12 Pisa 16 4 8 4 23 29 7 2 4 1 8 9 9 2 4 3 15 20 -6 20
13 Vicenza 16 4 7 5 23 24 7 1 5 1 10 10 9 3 2 4 13 14 -1 19
14 Reggina 17 4 5 8 16 24 8 3 1 4 9 10 9 1 4 4 7 14 -8 17
15 Pescara 17 4 4 9 15 28 9 2 3 4 10 13 8 2 1 5 5 15 -13 16
16 Cosenza 17 2 9 6 11 14 9 0 5 4 4 9 8 2 4 2 7 5 -3 15
17 Cremonese 17 3 6 8 15 23 9 2 3 4 8 13 8 1 3 4 7 10 -8 15
18 Reggiana 16 4 3 9 15 27 8 2 2 4 9 9 8 2 1 5 6 18 -12 15
19 Virtus Entella 17 3 5 9 14 29 9 2 1 6 8 17 8 1 4 3 6 12 -15 14
20 Ascoli 17 3 4 10 15 26 8 3 1 4 7 11 9 0 3 6 8 15 -11 13

Read more about Serie B

Serie B is the second highest division in Italian football. It usually has 22 teams playing two fixtures against each other. The two top teams of the league table are automatically promoted, with a third following depending on standings and/or a playoff. Matches are usually played on Saturdays.