Empoli vs Genoa Prediction and Preview (05.11.2021)
The first match of the round with number 12 in Serie A, the Italian football championship, will be played today at 19:45, on the "Carlo Castellani" stadium in Empoli, where the host team will receive a visit from Genoa. Last season, the two teams did not meet, due to the fact that Empoli played in Serie B, managing to return to the first division after only one season. The last direct confrontations took place in 2019 and were won by Genoa, 2-1 at home and 3-1 away.
Empoli is doing very well after returning to the first league, having five victories and six defeats in the first 11 rounds of Serie A, being with Fiorentina the only teams that did not record any tie in this beginning of the championship. Last stage, Empoli managed an important away victory with Sassuolo, score 1-2. At home, Empoli managed a victory victory in the six matches, score 4-2 with Bologna, in the other matches suffering defeats on the line.
Genoa is also this season at the bottom of the standings with only eight points accumulated this season after 11 rounds played. Genoa recorded only one victory this season, even in the first stage when they won 3-2 away against Cagliari. In the last two stages, Genoa ended in a draw, the matches with Spezia at home and Venezia away, score 0-0.
Prediction: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 1.65