Our football match prediction:
Sunday’s football match at Dacia Arena pits together Udinese and Genoa. Both sides are eyeing their first win of the season and a lively contest appears on the cards. Udinese kicked off the new Serie A campaign with a 2-1 home loss to Chievo and they were more than unfortunate not to grab something from the SPAL game. It has to be noted that the newcomers scored the winner (3-2) in the fourth minute of the stoppage time. Genoa, on other hand, dropped a two-goal advantage in a 4-2 loss to Juventus on Matchday 2 and, no doubt, they would be happy with one point from Sunday’s clash against Udinese. However, seeing that the Rossoblu are not considered good travelers, we predict that the Zebrette will pick up all three points from the match. Cyril Thereau joined Fiorentina in the summer transfer window and, in his absence, a man to watch in the home team will be Kevin Lasagna, who
Highligted Player (Duvan Zapata):
Duvan Zapata was born in Cali, Colombia on 1 April, 1991. The 186-cm-tall attacker started his youth career at America de Cali, playing for the club between 2004 and 2008. In 2008 he made his debut for the first team and three years later he scored his first hat-trick for the Colombian outfit, in a 3-2 win over Deportivo Pereira. In 2011 he signed a loan deal with Estudiantes and he found the net for the Argentine team on his debut against Belgrano. After scoring 11 goals in 37 appearances for Estudiantes, the Colombian striker joined Napoli in 2013, but he failed to establish himself as a first-choice attacker. On 22 July, 2015 Zapata joined fellow Serie A team Udinese on loan and it has to be noted that he scored eight goals in 24 league appearances for the Zebrette. Duvan Zapata has 5 caps for Colombia U20 team, but he has yet to make his debut for the senior side.
Highlighted Team (Genoa):
Genoa Football Club is an Italian football club founded in 1893 and is the oldest Italian football club in the nation. The club plays it’s home gamesin the Stadio Luigi Ferraris which holds a capacity of 41 000 seats. Genoa FC shares the stadium with their rival UC Sampdoria. The club colours of Genoa are Red and Blue. Genoa FC is also known as Grifoni.Genoa FC has a very rich football history. The club won the Serie A in 1898, 1899, 1900, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1915, 1923 and 1924.Since 1924 the club didn’t won any major prizes. Like almost every football club in Italy the Genoa FC history has it’s black pages as well. Important players in the history of Genoa FC are: Gilardino, Toni and Hernan Crespo.