Italian top league football, Serie A returns finally. It will continue first with four previously postponed games this weekend. Then with the full 27th round starting next Monday. In our Serie A week 27 betting preview we show you the favorites for the biggest games on the top and at the bottom.
Italian top football league, Serie A has been on a break since the 9th of March, more than three months now. Defending champion Juventus are leading the league but only a single point ahead of surprise team, Lazio. Usually big rivals of Juve, Inter are in 3rd place, 9 points behind them, but playing a game less. Napoli are only in 6th place but at least they got to the Italian Cup final after defeating Inter in the semi-final. 12 rounds are still to go in the league, so anything can happen. Let’s see the most exciting games after the restart.
Serie A week 27 betting preview predicts Atalanta’s victory against Lazio
The biggest game of the first full round after the long break will be the derby between 4th-place Atalanta and current 2nd-place Lazio. The home team, Atalanta has the biggest chance to win with the odds of 2.30 at Bet365 Sportsbook according to online sportsbooks in Italy. The Bergamo based club has been playing great this season as well. They have been continuing their superb performance from last year, when they finished in 3rd place. The team is also in the quarter-finals at the Champions League after beating Valencia in the last 16.
Their rival, Lazio have been in an even better form this season, having only 2 defeats in the whole season so far. Last year’s Coppa Italia winners are following leader Juventus closely. They have the chance to win their third championship titles after 1974 and 2000. Of course, in order to do that they would need every possible point and even from games like this. Their odds to win the game is 3.00 at Bet365 Sportsbook, while a draw has the odds of 3.50.
Other important games from the 27th round
Juventus will start against 10th-place Bologna away next Monday, 22nd of June. Of course they are the favorites to win with the odds of 1.53. on bet365 Sportsbook. Even though the Zebras were not that convincing in the Italian Cup semi-final against AC Milan, where they only finished with a 0-0 draw. Still they got to the final which will be held this Wednesday in Rome.
Inter will have a busy start, playing first against Sampdoria on Sunday, then against Sassuolo on Wednesday. Both times they are playing at home so online gambling sites in Italy are predicting their victory against both teams. After losing against Napoli in the other semi-final of the Cup, Conte’s team can concentrate on the league now and try to finish in a better position.
In our Serie A Week 27 betting preview we also checked teams at the bottom. Brescia look like one of the certain relegated teams along with SPAL. They are 9 and 7 points away from safety. But a big fight is expected between several other teams to avoid the 18th, last relegation meaning position. Teams like Genoa and Sampdoria are in danger of going down. Sampdoria will face two tough games, first against Inter then against Roma. Genoa will host Parma next Tuesday, which seems like an exciting match as well with similar odds for all results.