Udinese vs Empoli May 19 2024
Betting Tips & Predictions

Betting Predictions

Udinese vs Empoli match prediction is for Udinese to win or draw, with fewer than 3.5 goals scored overall.

Udinese to win or draw: Udinese's slightly better recent form and home advantage could give them the edge over a struggling Empoli side.

Under 3.5 goals: Given the average goals scored and revealed defensive fragilities, a low-scoring match is expected.

Both teams to score – No: Both teams have struggled in attack recently, making it plausible that one or both teams could fail to find the net.

Match preview

As we gear up for the showdown between Udinese and Empoli at the Bluenergy Stadium on May 19, 2024, fans are eagerly anticipating a fiercely contested Serie A encounter. Both teams are struggling in the lower echelons of the table, making this clash all the more pivotal. Udinese currently sit in 15th place with 33 points, but their recent form has been a mix of draws and losses, putting them on the cusp of relegation scare. Their home form hasn't been compelling either, with only one victory in their last 18 home matches. Empoli, on the other hand, find themselves in an even tighter spot, occupying the 18th spot with 32 points. They too have been battling inconsistency, having managed only one win in their last five league outings. A key highlight when considering the Udinese vs Empoli prediction is the recent head-to-head performance. In their last 10 encounters, Udinese have emerged victorious 5 times, while Empoli managed to win thrice, with two matches ending in draws. The Udinese vs Empoli preview suggests that both teams will be desperate to secure points to avoid sliding into the relegation zone. While Udinese have issues with scoring, averaging 1 goal per match, Empoli is defensively vulnerable, conceding an average of 1.4 goals per game. Given the circumstances, this Udinese vs Empoli match is expected to be a tactical battle with neither team willing to take excessive risks.

Head-to-Head Analysis

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  • Empoli vs Udinese – 0-1 – Mar 11, 2023
  • Udinese vs Empoli – 1-1 – Jan 4, 2023
  • Udinese vs Empoli – 4-1 – Apr 16, 2022
  • Empoli vs Udinese – 3-1 – Dec 6, 2021

Squad Analysis

Heading into the Udinese vs Empoli match, Udinese's squad is significantly impacted by injuries. Key players like Gerard Deulofeu (knee injury), Enzo Ebosse (knee injury), Sandi Lovrić (muscle injury), Marco Silvestri (muscle injury), and Florian Thauvin (thigh injury) will be missing the fixture. Empoli are comparatively less affected but will miss Tyronne Ebuehi due to injury, with Elia Caprile listed as questionable. This analysis of the squad absences will play a crucial role in the Udinese vs Empoli match prediction.

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