During the week, the semi-final second leg will be played in the Italian Cup. Atalanta Bergamo will host Fiorentina on Thursday evening at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia. The first leg in Florence ended with a 3: 3. The guests had taken the lead twice, 2: 0 and 3: 2. In the end, the lilies managed to draw. The result from the first leg would mean that the Black Blues from Bergamo would be in the final with a draw (not higher than 2: 2). The guests, who are unlikely to hope for a 4: 4 win. The winner of this match will face the winner of the other semi-final between Lazio and Milan on 15 May in the final.
Football Betting Predictions Atalanta Bergamo vs Fiorentina
If you look at the Serie A table before the second leg, the home side will be the clear favorites in fifth against the eleventh. This situation is reflected in the Coppa Italia semi-final at Atalanta Bergamo. Fiorentina also in the odds of bookmakers. Atalanta has been unbeaten for nine competitive games. Violets, on the other hand, have played ten matches without a victory. And at the game Atalanta Bergamo. Fiorentina promise the odds that this series is not over yet. The betting base comes in their tip to the same conclusion in the same way NewFreeSpinsCasino.com does in the casino world.
Atalanta Bergamo – Statistics & Current Form
With coach Gian Piero Gasperini, the success has arrived in Bergamo. From 2000 to 2010 Atalanta was a typical elevator team. But these times are long gone. After a fourth and a seventh place at the end of the previous two seasons, the Black and Blue are in fifth place in Serie A this season after 33 match days. Milan, in the first Champions League, is only ranked for the better goal difference in front of “La Dea”. The start of the season with only six points from the first eight games for Bergamo was not so rosy. The club was in early October only on the fourth last place. In addition, Atalanta had failed in the Europa League qualifiers at FC Copenhagen. But then started the high-altitude flight of the northern Italians. The club relies on a young and wild team, in which especially the chemistry is right. The departure of service providers can be skilfully started with talents from the youth academy or cheap purchases. Coach Gasperini worked as a coach between 1994 and 2003 in the junior division of Juventus. He prefers to play his boys in the 3-4-3, inspired by Ajax.
66 goals mean the league’s second best offensive, just one less than Juve. Away, the men of Coach Gasperini are better off than at home. With 26 points from 16 games in front of their own fans, the club is in tenth place in the home table. In the away table, Bergamo is in second place behind Juventus with 30 points. With 28 points from 14 games “La Dea” is also the second best team of the back series behind the champion from Torino. For nine games, the black and blue are unbeaten. In the Cup quarter-finals, Bergamo had already caused a big surprise with the 3-0 home victory against Juventus. In the league won “La Dea” on Monday 2-1 in second-placed Napoli. The Lombards had lagged behind the break 0: 1. With a better chance utilization Napoli could also have led to the break higher. With the inclusion of striker Ilicic in the 54th minute but turned the game. The goals ended for Atalanta his series of 333 minutes without own goal. Man of the day, with a template and a goal, was again Duvan Zapata, who already stands at 21 goals in 32 league games. The home side will have to do without Marco Varnier and Rafael Toloi on Thursday.
Expected formation of Atalanta Bergamo:
↳ Gollini – Palomino, Masiello, Mancini – Castagne, De Roon, Freuler, Gosen – Papu Gomez – Ilicic, Zapata
Last matches of Atalanta Bergamo:
⚽️ 22.04.2019 – Napoli vs Atalanta Bergamo 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽️ 15.04.2019 – Atalanta Bergamo vs Empoli 0: 0 (Serie A)
⚽️ 07.04.2019 – Inter Milan vs. Atalanta Bergamo 0: 0 (Serie A)
⚽️ 04.04.2019 – Atalanta Bergamo vs Bologna 4: 1 (Serie A)
⚽️ 31.03.2019 – Parma vs. Atalanta Bergamo 1: 3 (Serie A)
Fiorentina – Statistics & Current Form
For the Fiorentina, the league season is actually over. The gap to sixth place is 15 points. On the first relegation rank the Violets have eleven points advantage. With a win in the Italian Cup, Florence could save the season. Coach Stefano Pioli had after the 0-1 defeat against the table penultimate Frosinone Calcio on 7 April pulled the consequences and had resigned from his post as coach of the lilies. From the last eleven games under Pioli the Associazione Calcio could win only one game.
His successor was Vincenzo Montella, who already looked after the club from 2012 to 2015. With Montella, the Fiorentina had reached the top four of Serie A three times in a row. In addition, Florence was drafted with the coach 2014 in the final of Coppa Italia and a year later the semi-finals of the Europa League. Montella is now leading the team to the next cup final. The debut of the new coach in the league was with a point from two games but rather modest. The 1: 2 defeat on Saturday at Juventus was certainly acceptable. Against Bergamo coach Montella has to do without Marco Pjaca.
Expected formation of Fiorentina:
↳ Lafont – Milenkovic, Pezzella, Vitor Hugo, Biraghi – Edmilson, Benassi, Veretout – Church, Gerson – Muriel
Last matches of Fiorentina:
⚽️ 20.04.2019 – Juventus vs Fiorentina 2: 1 (Serie A)
⚽️ 14.04.2019 – Fiorentina Vs. Bologna 0: 0 (Serie A)
⚽️ 07.04.2019 – Fiorentina Vs. Frosinone 0: 1 (Serie A)
⚽️ 03.04.2019 – AS Roma vs. Fiorentina 2: 2 (Serie A)
⚽️ 31.03.2019 – Fiorentina Vs. Torino FC 1: 1 (Serie A)
Atalanta Bergamo vs Fiorentina Direct Comparison & Stats Highlights
Between Atalanta Bergamo and the Associazione Calcio Fiorentina there were already 115 duels. With 49 victories, the club from Florence clearly has the nose ahead. Bergamo won 27 games. 39 times both teams parted with a draw. In the last seven comparisons, Florence has won only once. The first leg in this league season, the ACF won 2-0 for themselves. The return match on 3 March this year, however, went 3-1 at home to Atalanta. In the last seven clashes there have been five points divisions.
Atalanta Bergamo vs Fiorentina Football Betting Prediction Analyzed
In Serie A, the club could qualify for the first time in club history for the Champions League. In addition, the Black Blues could win the Italian Cup for the second time after 1963. How well Bergamo can play, the SSC Napoli had to learn on Monday. For a few days now, a new coach has been in office at Fiorentina. The took over the team but at a very late date in the season. So Montella certainly can not let his favorite football play, but must find the best system for the existing players. Above all, he has to rebuild the players mentally. Hope makes the good first half against Torino. As Florence already played in the league on Saturday, the Violets also have 48 hours more recovery before the semifinals.
Key facts – Atalanta Bergamo vs Fiorentina tips
⭐️ Atalanta has been unbeaten for nine competitive matches
⭐️ Fiorentina has been waiting ten matches for a win
⭐️ Florence could win only one of the recent seven games against Bergamo
The guests from Florence certainly go as outsiders in the semi-final second leg. Hope makes the lilies the fact that Bergamo at home is not as strong as on the opponent’s place. In addition one hopes with the guests that coach Montella with the starting elf and the tactics further progress can make. But otherwise almost everything speaks for a victory of the home side. Atalanta plays a great league season and can still qualify in the Serie A for the Champions League. Florence won only three of 17 appearances in the league. We are also expecting a home win and will be back in the Coppa Italia semi-final second leg at Atalanta Bergamo. Fiorentina our tip on “Victory Atalanta Bergamo”. Since the home side but also a draw to progress and enough for the guests of the “new broom effect” could have a few effects, we play the tip with only two units.
Another betting option is likely to be from Atalanta Bergamo. Fiorentina a prediction on “over 2.5 goals” also be promising. Bergamo scored at least two goals in eight of the last ten cup matches. The same applies to the latest three cup games from Florence. The Fiorentina remained in their last eleven appearances only once without a goal. Also Atalanta has realized in the recent 13 home games only once no own goal.
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