Our prediction for this Serie B match:
In Serie B's highly anticipated Round 20 clash, Como face Spezia in an encounter set to unfold on the pitch. Fresh from a dazzling 2-1 victory over Cosenza, Como head into the fixture with heightened confidence and momentum. The absence of influential midfielder Lhassine Kone due to injury poses a challenge, but Como aim to build on their recent success.
On the other side, Spezia have to deal with the suspension of key midfielder Rachid Kouda, further tipping the scales in favor of the home team. As Como strives to capitalize on their recent fine form, the stage is set for a thrilling showdown. Anticipate a spirited battle with Como poised for a triumphant home win, buoyed by their recent stellar performance and Spezia's personnel setbacks. The Serie B Round 20 clash promises excitement and unpredictability, as both sides vie for crucial points in this pivotal encounter.
Highlighted Team (Spezia):
Spezia is a professional Italian club based in Spezia, Liguria. The Bianconeri secured promotion to the Serie A in the 2019/20 season, with the team beating Frosinone in the Serie B playoffs final. Spezia are well known for their black and white home jerseys, and black is the dominant colour of their away kit.
The club’s home ground Stadio Alberto Picco has the capacity of 10,336 people. The venue was opened back in 1919, with architect Gregotti being in charge of the project. In 2002 the club chiefs decided to reach an agreement with Inter which saw Spezia become Inter’s feeder club.
As a result, the likes of Goran Pandev, Aco Stojkov, and Alex Cordaz joined the Bianconeri in the first season. Spezia then suffered a bankruptcy, but in 2008 they were re-founded. In the 2020/21 season the Bianconeri will compete in the Italian elite division for the first time ever.