Salernitana and Empoli will on Friday, February 09th, 2024 at 19:45h (UTC), play in a Serie A football game in Italy, check the Salernitana vs Empoli betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Salernitana vs Empoli will occur
The game takes place in the Stadio Arechi stadium, in the city of Salerno, with a capacity for 37245 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Salernitana vs Empoli betting tip 2023/2024
Despite the season change, the Serie A has not changed much regarding goals. Today’s average goals in the competition are still similar to what was seen in the tournament’s last edition. The current mark is 2.55 goals per game, which is very close to the 2.57 goals per game of the last championship.
Salernitana last match
In the last match played, Salernitana met Torino, in a match valid for the Serie A. The match ended in a draw by 0-0. The coach F. Inzaghi’s on that occasion lined the team up with a 3-4-2-1 formation.
This draw (odd 3.75) can be considered a good result, especially considering that the other team was the big favorite.
A performance well below expectations for Salernitana. However, a footballer who gave a positive impression was Loum Tchaouna, who with his valuable plays was crucial to the team to avoid defeat.
Empoli last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a draw in the last round. In a dispute valid for Serie A, Empoli, who used a 3-4-2-1 formation, faced the Genoa team with a final score of 0-0.
In the previous analysis the draw was among the logical results of this match, especially because it was expected a fairly even game between both teams and had odds around 2.88.
Salernitana vs Empoli h2h
Empoli was in 20th place when they last went head-to-head in Serie A against Salernitana, who was in 17th place. Empoli formed a 4-3-2-1 arrangement while Salernitana took to the pitch with a 3-4-2-1 formation.
The last time these teams met was for a Serie A match, on 27-09-2023, referring to the 2023/2024 season, which ended with a 1-0 win for Empoli.
The previous encounter between these teams saw them fighting hard to stay ahead.
The Empoli team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results, with a total of 1 win, compared to the Salernitana team, which has no wins recently.
Serie A leaderboard now
With 13 points won, Salernitana is in 20th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 2 wins against 14 losses, plus 7 draws.
In the 24th round, the team has a small disadvantage of 5 points against Empoli team who occupies position 19.
At the end of round 23 of Serie A, Salernitana collected 19 goals scored and 44 goals conceded.
With an average ball possession of 43.78% per game in the current league, Salernitana cannot call itself a team that holds the game in its hands, rather it prefers the counterattacking strategy. But if they want to try to win the game against Empoli they must try to impose their game to create difficulties for their opponents.
Salernitana has demonstrated their offensive prowess by scoring 19 times with 2121 attacks, while Empoli has only scored 15 times with 2106 attacks.
Best goalscorer from Salernitana
If we want to highlight a player in the team’s offensive sector until this competition stage, we have to name Antonio Candreva. Salernitana owes some of their triumphs to the Midfielder who scored 5 goals in this season.
Serie A leaderboard now
With 18 points won, Empoli is in 19th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 4 wins against 13 losses, plus 6 draws.
Cagliari ranks just above, occupying 18th place in the 24th round, the team has the same number of points.
The goal difference is on the negative side for Empoli, which after 23 rounds has conceded 36 but has only scored 15.
Recent performances have highlighted that Empoli is having trouble generating goals, with a low number of goals for and a high number of failed to score matches. This suggests that the team is struggling to create quality chances and convert them into goals, indicating the need for improvement in their attacking play.
As we approach the Regular Season, Empoli is gearing up for another gripping match. In the opening game, the team managed 3.43 shots on target, offering a glimpse into their offensive capabilities.
The outcome of the match promises to be less than positive for the team, which is awaiting a complicated away game and has some less than comforting attacking numbers: only 0.65 goals on average per game in this tournament.
Best goalscorer from Empoli
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is Szymon Żurkowski. The Midfielder has scored 4 times in the current season and has helped Empoli come out with a positive result on several occasions.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Salernitana is Antonio Candreva, who has already scored 5 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Empoli is Szymon Żurkowski, he has scored in 4 opportunities.
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 75-90 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
The under 2.5 goals market can also be a good alternative since Empoli scores an average of 0.64 goals per match when playing away from home, and considering that often does not suffer when playing away, it will be a betting market to explore.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.65.
Corners Top Betting Tips
For favorable betting results, note that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 4.58 corners per game.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Salernitana has an average of 2.3 yellow cards per game over the 23 rounds, while Empoli has an average of 2.1. In other words, these teams together are averaging 4.65 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
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Salernitana vs Empoli betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on February 09th, 2024, Friday.
The match will take place at the Stadio Arechi stadium in Salerno.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Serie A match, referring to the 2023/2024 season, and ended with a 1-0 result for Empoli.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.