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SPZ vs GEN Dream11 Team Prediction Tips For Spezia Calcio vs Genoa Serie A Live Score 26 October


SPZ vs GEN Dream11: Serie A action continues on Tuesday as Spezia Calcio host Genoa at the Stadio Alberto Picco. Both teams are on the border of the relegation zone. Spezia have seven points from nine games. After a much-needed win against Salernitana, Spezia slumped to a 2-1 defeat to Sampdoria in the last game. Daniele Verde scored an injury-time winner in that game.

Meanwhile, Genoa are one point worse than their tonight’s opponents. They are winless in six games. They head into this game following an end-to-end game against Torino which resulted in a 3-2 defeat. Mattia Destro and Felipe Caicedo were on the scoresheet.

Date: 26 October, Tuesday
Kick-Off: 10:00 PM (IST)
Venue: Stadio Alberto Picco

Serie A Table

Spezia Calcio| 17th; Genoa| 18th

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Recent Form
Spezia Calcio: LWLLL
Genoa: LDLDD

Head to Head 

All previous five fixtures have been closely fought with Spezia winning three and one game going Genoa’s way.

SPZ vs GEN Today Match Prediction Details

Spezia Calcio News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Spezia have a host of injuries. Kevin Agudelo, Ebrahima Colley, Martin Erlic, Akradiusz Reca, Leo Sena, Kelvin Amian Adou, Mehdi Bourabia, Jacopo Sala, and Jakub Kiwior are all injured.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Spezia will lineup in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
  • J Zoet should be starting in goal.
  • D Nikolaou, K Amian, N Bertola, and P Hristov are expected to be the back four.
  • S Ferrer and E Gyasi could operate as the holding midfielders.
  • D Verde, G Maggiore, and S Podgoreanu can start further forward in support of striker M Nzola.

Spezia Calcio Starting XI (Probable)

Jeroen Zoet
Kelvin Amian
Petko Hristov
Dimitris Nikolaou
Nicolò Bertola
Salva Ferrer
Emmanuel Gyasi
Daniele Verde
Giulio Maggiore
Suf Podgoreanu
M’Bala Nzola

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Genoa News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Hernani, Davide Biraschi, Nikola Maksimovic, and Zinho Vanheudsen are unavailable for this game.
  • There are no suspensions.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Genoa will also lineup in a 3-5-2 formation.
  • S Sirigu should start in goal.
  • D Criscito, J Vasquez, and A Masiello could be the back three.
  • A Toure, N Ravella, and M Badelj will occupy central midfield with M Fares and S Sabelli out wide.
  • M Destro and G Pandev should start up front.

Genoa Starting XI (Probable)

Salvatore Sirigu
Domenico Criscito
Johan Vasquez
Andrea Masiello
Mohamed Fares
Nicolo Rovella
Milan Badelj
Abdoulaye Toure
Stefano Sabelli
Mattia Destro
Goran Pandev

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SPZ vs GEN Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Daniele Verde is the standout captaincy pick in this fixture. He has three goals and an assist this season.

Goals 3
Assists 1
Shots on Goal 12
Chances Created 10
Interceptions 2
Tackles 3

Mattia Destro could be pivotal for the home side. He has five goals this season. He is a must-have for your SPZ vs GEN Dream11 team.

Goals 6
Assists 0
Shots on Goal 9
Chances Created 4
Interceptions 1
Tackles 2

Differential Pick

Domenico Criscito can deliver points for your SPZ vs GEN Dream11 team. He has three goals and an assist this season and he can also keep a clean sheet.

Games Played 9
Goals 3
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 84
Chances Created 3
Interceptions 17
Tackles 19

SPZ vs GEN Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – S Sirigu
Defenders – D Nikolaou, D Criscito, J Vasquez
Midfielders – D Verde, M Badelj, G Maggiore, M Fares, A Toure
Forwards – E Gyasi, M Destro

Likely Winner:

  • Spezia were unfortunate to lose to Sampdoria because they were unable to mount a comeback after Emmanuel Gyasi’s early own goal.
  • After a horrible first half performance, Genoa scored two consolation goals, but their point total is still quite low.
  • Both teams are separated by just one point, and Thiago Motta’s side cannot afford to tumble into the relegation zone after this derby.
  • It should be a cagey game and we are predicting a draw in this fixture.

Odds To Win:

Spezia Calcio: 11/9
Genoa: 28/11

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