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  • May 8, 2011
  • • 2:45 PM
  • • Stadio Comunale Luigi Ferraris, Genova
  • Referee: P. Tagliavento
  • • Attendance: 23000
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Serie A Preview: Genoa - Sampdoria

Serie A Preview: Genoa - Sampdoria

The two old rivals will lock horns in the intense Genoa derby


PROBABLE LINE-UPS
Genoa (4-4-2)

Eduardo; Mesto, Dainelli, Kaladze, Criscito; Konko, Kucka, Milanetto, Antonelli; Floro Flores, Palacio

Genoa


Genoa coach Davide Ballardini has the luxury of picking from a full squad ahead of the clash with Samp.

Samdoria (4-4-2)

Curci; Zauri, Volta, Lucchini, Ziegler; Mannini, Tissone, Palombo, Laczko; Pozzi, Biabiany

Sampdoria


Alberto Cavasin with be without the services of defensive stalwart Daniele Gastaldello, Gilberto Martinez and Marco Padalino who are all nursing injuries.


DID YOU KNOW?

  • Genoa has won four of its last five derbies against its city rivals.
  • The Grifoni have scored seven goals in their last two home matches.
  • Davide Ballardini has not lost to Samp in five attempts in Serie A.
  • Genoa has won four of its last five games at home.
  • Sampdoria has been held scoreless in 19 games this season.
  • The Blucerchiati only have one win in their last 10 road matches.
  • Sampdoria has conceded eight goals in its last four encounters.
  • Giampaolo Pazzini still leads Samp in scoring this season even though he left the club for Inter in January.
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Editor's Prediction

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

Genoa

Sampdoria

Wins
1
1
3
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

Genoa CFC GEN
Genoa CFC Genoa
Draw
UC Sampdoria SAM
UC Sampdoria Sampdoria
58%
18%
24%

Top 3 Predictions

Genoa CFC GEN
2 - 0
UC Sampdoria SAM
Genoa CFC GEN
0 - 1
UC Sampdoria SAM
Genoa CFC GEN
1 - 0
UC Sampdoria SAM

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