Atalanta vs Chievo Verona Preview: Atalanta Halt Chievo’s Winning Streak

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Updated: February 25, 2014
Chievo Verona and Atalanta

Fueled by their inspiring win against Catania, Chievo Verona hopes to continue their good performance. But with Atalanta, which is also keen on securing a safer spot in the Serie A table, it looks like the Gialloblus shall have a hard time snatching the online betting’s favorite role.

 

Match Date: 02 March 2014 (local time)

Venue: Atleti Azzurri d’Italia

 

Team Form

 

Atalanta

Atalanta rebounded from their two consecutive losses when they forced an even steven finish against Udinese.

 

While it is true that the draw has only earned them a point, it has nonetheless, prevented them from a slip in the Serie A table.

 

La Dea currently sit at the 13th spot of the top-flight league. Their form has not been very impressive with two (2) wins, three (3) losses and a draw in their last six (6) matches, but they have managed to veer away from the relegation zone. However, their safety remains in question as the battle for survival becomes more difficult with each passing day.

 

Chievo Verona

Chievo Verona secured an important win that salvaged them from the possibility of being eliminated this season.

 

The Giallablus have successfully imposed themselves over another struggling club, Catania. The match saw them keep scored two (2) goals and keep a clean sheet. Unfortunately, the intensity of the encounter has also resulted to Gennaro Sardo’s booking.

 

With the said win, Chievo Verona propelled to the 16th spot of the Serie A table and is now a a point clear off the relegation zone.

 

Prediction: Atalanta

Chievo Verona’s renewed confidence may help them feature in the match. Unfortunately, it will be Atalanta’s team depth and form that will emerge as the victorious side in the upcoming encounter.

 

 

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