After 10 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses, the home team is in the 5th
position, havinf won 35 points so far. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Brescia by (3‑3), after in the previous match they have tied (1‑1) at home, against Cremonese. This is a team that is often stronger at home, with the help of its supporters, so they usually make good use of the home advantage, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 home league matches Cittadella has a record of 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss, so they have won 21 points out of 30 possible.
They haven’t lost any of the last 7 home matches for this competition. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half‑time was the 0‑0 (4 out of 10 matches). Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 21 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 9 times and have only turned the score around in 1.
Cittadella arrives for this match with a 3-3 draw at Brescia, in game of the twenty-first round of the second Italian league. Mario Gargiulo, Domenico Frare and Enrico Baldini scored the visitors’ goals, all in the second half. With this result, the home team added the fourth consecutive game without winning for the championship, where it now occupies the fifth position with thirty-nine points.
The team led by Roberto Venturato should present itself in a 4-3-3 formation, favoring defensive organization and counterattacks, mostly channeled by the side aisles. The three most advanced players, responsible for targeting the opposing goal are Frank Tsadjout, Giacomo Berretta and Christian D’Urso. As far as the midfield is concerned, it should consist of Federico Proia, Manuel Iori and Mario Gargiulo. For this game, the manager of the home team has all the players available.