Stadio Tonino Benelli: Vis Pesaro vs Cesena Serie C: Girone B pre-match guide

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Competition: Italy Serie C: Girone B
Competition: Sat 16.October
Match begins: 12:00 (UTC)
Venue: Stadio Tonino Benelli (4898 seats)

Cesena can not ask for any pleasantries from hosts Vis Pesaro in this Serie C: Girone B fixture. Here's the thorough preview!

Insights:
  • Vis Pesaro have the most conceded goals in the first half (7) in Serie C: Girone B
  • Cesena have the most matches under the total-line (6) in Serie C: Girone B

There should be plenty of energy on the pitch in this game, as both sides have had time to recuperate from their last game. Let's hope both teams are ready to give it all.

21-14-10 (wins/draws/losses). These are the numbers for Cesena when playing away games on grass, which is not the surface they have on their own home stadium (which has artifical turf). Their goal statistics from those 45 matches are 64-47 (scored/conceded).

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Vis Pesaro form and stats

The story so far in the Serie C: Girone B for Vis Pesaro at their home stadium (Stadio Tonino Benelli) is 1 win, 1 draw and 1 defeat.

Happy days for Pesaro in their previous game, a Serie C: Girone B match away at Lucchese (placed 17th) that ended with a 2-1 victory.

Before that game, the 2-0 home victory against Fermana.

Vis Pesaro are traveling soon after this match as the Serie C: Girone B match at Virtus Entella awaits in three days.

Pesaro are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 4 goals in 3 games. 4 goals have been conceded.

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Cesena form and stats

Playing away, Cesena have won 4 games, drawn 0 and suffered 0 defeats in the Serie C: Girone B this season. Long winning streaks away are a rare occurrence in football, which only makes Cesena's record of four away victories in a row even more impressive. They last lost points away in the Lucchese game.

Did you know that the longest clean sheet streak is 1816 minutes? This record is held by Mazaropi when he played in Vasco da Gama. Cesena goalkeeper Michele Nardi is eager to challenge this, with his 204 minutes of keeping balls out from the net.

Cesena go into this game after a win, the home game against Ancona 1905 that ended 2-0.

Preceding that game was the away victory against Grosseto with the score of 1-0.

The visitors are returning home after this fixture, hosting Pontedera in just three days.

Cesena are scoring more than one goal per away game on average, having accumulated 5 away goals from 4 games (in the league). Cesena's manager W. Viali has created a great defensive setup working very nicely in away games with only 1 conceded goal. You can find more goal stats on the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

Vis Pesaro-Cesena H2H statistics last five meetings regardless of arena: Vis Pesaro three wins, Cesena two wins, zero draws. two of these five matches had three or more goals (over 2,5).

Top Goalscorers

Vis PesaroN. Gucci
N. Gucci
4 goals
CesenaS. Caturano
S. Caturano
3 goals
Vis PesaroA. De Respinis
A. De Respinis
2 goals

Vis Pesaro missing players

Cesena missing players

Vis Pesaro Cesena
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
8 3 0 Played P 1 4 8
3 1 0 Won W 1 4 5
3 1 0 Drew D 0 0 2
2 1 0 Lost L 0 0 1
11 4 0 Scored S 1 5 8
12 4 0 Conceded C 0 1 3
100% 100% 0% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 75%
100% 100% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 25% 38%
62% 33% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 25% 25%
25% 33% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
62% 33% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 25% 25%
12% 33% 0% Clean Sheets C S 100% 75% 75%
25% 33% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 0% 25%
 
3.8 4 0 Corners for (avg) C F 4 3.5 4.4
4.9 4.3 0 Corners against (avg) C A 7 6.5 5
3.6 3.7 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 4 3.2 2.9
2 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
7.9 9 0 Shots (avg) S ( 9 7.8 9.1
3.4 3.7 0 Shots on Target (avg) S O 1 3.5 4.1
41% 36% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 100% 36% 24%
Key stats in Serie C: Girone B this season:
  • All of Vis Pesaro's matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Cesena have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Cesena have scored in all their away matches so far.
  • Cesena have the most matches under the total-line (6) in Serie C: Girone B
  • Cesena have the most points (12) away in Serie C: Girone B
  • Cesena have won all their away games so far.
  • Cesena have won significantly less corners away then at home.
  • Cesena haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Vis Pesaro have the most conceded goals in the first half (7) in Serie C: Girone B
  • Vis Pesaro haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Reggiana 8 6 2 0 15 3 4 3 1 0 7 0 4 3 1 0 8 3 12 20
2 Cesena 8 5 2 1 8 3 4 1 2 1 3 2 4 4 0 0 5 1 5 17
3 Ancona 1905 8 5 1 2 15 8 4 4 0 0 10 4 4 1 1 2 5 4 7 16
4 Robur Siena 8 3 4 1 10 3 4 2 1 1 6 2 4 1 3 0 4 1 7 13
5 Gubbio 8 3 4 1 10 5 4 3 1 0 9 3 4 0 3 1 1 2 5 13
6 Modena 8 3 3 2 11 7 4 1 2 1 4 4 4 2 1 1 7 3 4 12
7 Pescara 7 3 3 1 13 11 4 1 2 1 7 7 3 2 1 0 6 4 2 12
8 Vis Pesaro 8 3 3 2 11 12 3 1 1 1 4 4 5 2 2 1 7 8 -1 12
9 Imolese 8 3 2 3 12 9 4 1 1 2 6 6 4 2 1 1 6 3 3 11
10 Pontedera 8 3 2 3 11 13 4 3 1 0 8 2 4 0 1 3 3 11 -2 11
11 Carrarese 8 3 2 3 11 14 4 2 1 1 6 5 4 1 1 2 5 9 -3 11
12 Virtus Entella 7 3 1 3 12 12 3 2 1 0 7 3 4 1 0 3 5 9 0 10
13 Olbia 8 3 1 4 12 14 4 3 0 1 7 5 4 0 1 3 5 9 -2 10
14 Montevarchi Calcio 8 3 1 4 9 14 4 2 0 2 6 7 4 1 1 2 3 7 -5 10
15 Teramo 8 2 3 3 6 8 4 1 1 2 2 3 4 1 2 1 4 5 -2 9
16 Grosseto 8 1 4 3 4 7 4 0 3 1 1 2 4 1 1 2 3 5 -3 7
17 Lucchese 8 2 1 5 9 14 4 1 1 2 6 7 4 1 0 3 3 7 -5 7
18 Fermana 8 1 2 5 6 13 5 1 2 2 6 9 3 0 0 3 0 4 -7 5
19 Pistoiese 8 1 2 5 6 14 4 0 1 3 2 9 4 1 1 2 4 5 -8 5
20 Viterbese Castrense 8 0 3 5 7 14 4 0 1 3 1 6 4 0 2 2 6 8 -7 3

Read more about Serie C: Girone B

Serie C is the third highest level in the Italian football league. It is divided into three geographical divisions; North East, North West and South. These are often referred to as Girone (or group) A, B, C. Each group holds 20 teams who play 38 fixtures each to create a final league table.