AC Milan vs Napoli prediction: Coach Luciano Spalletti has been the quintessence of Milan in recent years. When he led this army to the San Siro, the Milanistas must have felt fear because the tactician had almost become a Milan man.
- Match date: 07:45 p.m – 2021/12/19
- Event: Serie A
- Stage: Matchday 18th
- Location: San Siro
AC MILAN VS NAPOLI PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
After losing at home to Liverpool in the last match of the Champions League group stage, thereby being eliminated from this playground, AC Milan continued to disappoint with a draw in Udinese’s trip to the field in round 17. Thereby losing first place to the defending champion Inter Milan. Obviously, the recent performance of the San Siro team is having problems when in the last 6 matches they only won 2, drew 2 and lost 2, of which 2 wins were only against weak opponents Genoa and bottom team Salernitana.
Napoli is even worse when they have just gone empty-handed at home to rookie Empoli, this is also their 2nd consecutive defeat in this arena, preceded by a 2-3 loss at home to Atalanta. Having dominated the top of the table for a long time, but the recent bad form has made Luciano Spalletti’s army fall to 4th place. Specifically, Napoli only won 1, drew 2 and lost 3 out of 6 matches. the last match, including 2 defeats at home in the last 2 matches.
Both have not maintained the form of the previous times, but it is clear that Napoli is a much worse team than the San Siro team. If AC Milan has won the last 4/8 matches on all fronts, on the opposite side, Napoli has lost the last 6/8 matches, most recently in a weak defeat at home to rookies, Empoli.
Select: AC Milan FT.
At the beginning of the season, Napoli’s defense was extremely effective and there was a time when they only conceded 1 goal in 8 consecutive matches. However, in the last 6 matches, they only had 1 clean sheet, in which 2 games received 3 goals, that was in 2 2-3 defeats against Inter Milan and Atalanta. Meanwhile, AC Milan is the team with the 3rd best scoring performance at the moment, so the ability to be Over is very likely.
Select: Over 2 3/4 FT.
Last season, AC Milan won 3-1 in the first leg and lost 0-1 in the second leg, now they have a very good home form when they won 6, drew 1 and lost only 1. Meanwhile, Napoli’s recent away form is very bad when the last 3 matches on all fronts they only drew 1, lost 2, of which the most recent was a draw against Sassuolo. Therefore, belief in a victory for the home team of San Siro is very possible.
Select: AC Milan FT.
AC Milan has a better head-to-head record against the big guys than their opponents in this match. The proof is that the San Siro Stadium team drew with Inter Milan, won against Atalanta and AS Roma, both away from home. Meanwhile, Napoli only drew AS Roma and lost to both Atalanta and Inter Milan. With that difference plus the home advantage, experts believe that the home team will take all 3 points in this key match.
AC Milan vs Napoli Prediction: AC Milan 3-2 Napoli FT (2-1 H1).
AC Milan: Mike Maignan, Alessandro Florenzi, Fikayo Tomori, Alessio Romagnoli, Theo Hernandez, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Ismael Bennacer, Alexis Saelemaekers, Brahim Diaz, Rade Krunic, Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Napoli: David Ospina Ramirez, Mario Rui Silva Duarte, Juan Guilherme Nunes Jesus, Amir Rrahmani, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Piotr Zielinski, Diego Demme, Elif Elmas, Adam Ounas, Hirving Rodrigo Lozano Bahena, Dries Mertens.
Above is the information about AC Milan vs Napoli prediction in the 18th match of Serie A on 2021/12/19 of the CMD368 bookie.