Betting tips for AC Milan vs Verona - 13.12.2017
One of the matches of the knockout stages of the Italian Cup, which has two Serie A clubs as contenders, takes place at San Siro, where the rossoneri hosts hosts Hellas Verona. AC Milan started the season in great form this season, taking advantage of the fact that Montella had to advance the set-up of the team to reach the top to overcome two previous rounds of the Europa League and secure a place in the group stage. The Italian team eliminated the University of Craiova (3-0 overall) and the Macedonian Shkendija (7-0) to get into the group stage, where it started with a landslide to Austria Vienna (1-5), victory against Rijeka with a goal in extra time (3-2) and two goalless draws against AEK Athens. Despite not finishing brilliantly, falling in Croatia, AC Milan secured their pass to the 1/16 final with some comfort.
In the Serie A, the team has 24 points after adding six defeats, three draws and seven victories in the 16 days played, falling to the 7th position in the table. The Milan players started the Italian league by winning Crotone (0-3) and Cagliari (2-1) before the international break, falling in their visit to Lazio (4-1), before returning to beat Udinese (2-1). 1) and Spal (2-0). Since then, the team lost to Sampdoria (2-0), at home against AS Roma (0-2) and in the derby against Inter (3-2), following the losing streak with a scoreless draw against the Genoa at home (0-0), before winning at Verona (1-4), falling at home against Juventus by 0-2, winning at Sassuolo (0-2) and losing again at Naples (2-1) . The draw at home against Torino (0-0) and the incredible draw in his visit to Benevento (the local goal gave the first point of his history to the newly promoted by scoring a head goal in the discount) gave way to victory on last weekend against Bologna, the first for the new coach, Gennaro Gattuso.
Italian Cup Hellas Verona regained the category last summer, and is having the usual problems to compete at the highest level, adding only 10 of the 48 possible points in the first 16 days.
Fabio Pecchia is in charge of a modest team, which has only added two victories: 1-0 against the promoted Benevento Calcio on matchday 8, and 0-2 on his visit to Sassuolo last day. In addition, the team has drawn three draws (0-0 at home to another of the modest, Crotone, 0-0 at home to Sampdoria, and the surprising 2-2 in his visit to Torino), losing the remaining 9 games . With 14 goals scored in 16 games, by the 32 conceded, the team has only conceded fewer goals than the bottom side, Benevento, receiving the same as Crotone.
Undoubtedly, the goalscorer Giampaolo Pazzini, with 4 goals of the 15 achieved by the team, all of them a penalty, is the most outstanding player at the start of the season.
AC Milan vs Verona Prediction: X1 5.50
AC Milan vs Verona betting tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80
AC Milan vs Verona final score recommendations: 2-1 10.00