Empoli fans will be hoping this will be their time to finally secure a league victory in Atalanta. Their previous 8 visits here have produced 4 draws and 4 defeats.
However, given the form of the two sides, it’s difficult to look beyond Atalanta for the win here once again. Atalanta are undefeated in their last 6 matches. While Empoli have failed to win any of their last 17 away matches, in Serie A.
The omens are good if you are looking for exciting, high-scoring, game. There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 9 of Empoli’s last 11 away games, and in 6 of Atalanta’s last 7 home games, in Serie A.
Atalanta vs Empoli: Players Injured or Suspended
Atalanta: Rafael Tolói (Tendon irritation)
Empoli: Domenico Maietta (Suspended), Dimitri Oberlin (Injury), Cristian Dell’Orco (Calf Injury), Marcel Büchel (Ankle Injury), Kevin Diks (Knee inflammation), Lorenzo Polvani (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Antonino La Gumina (Rupture of the patella)