Frosinone and Sassuolo face off in a match of the 16th round of Serie A TIM. In the last 3 years, there have been only 2 direct clashes between these two teams: one on 08-05-2016, which ended with Sassuolo's (0-1) win, and the most recent one on 06-01-2016, which ended with a 2-2 draw. In this match the house factor can play a decisive role, as Sassuolo has shown differences in performance in their games at home and as a visitor.
After 1 win, 5 draws and 9 losses, the home team is in 19th place, having won 8 points. In the last match, they lost with Napoli away by (4-0), after in the previous game to have tied at home, in a game against Cagliari, by (1-1). This is a little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and abroad, since in the last 30 matches has 4 wins, 2 draws and 9 defeats as a visitor, with 12 goals scored and 26 conceded, against 4 victories , 6 draws and 5 defeats at home, with 21 goals scored and 24 conceded. In the last 7 home games for the championship, Frosinone have scored four draws and three defeats, having won 4 points out of 21.
In this competition, you do not win in your stadium for 7 matches. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 'was 0-0, which occurred in 3 of their 7 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. This is a team that scored few times first and only managed to open the scoring in 3 of their last 15 games for Serie A TIM, of these 3 reached the break in lead in 2 and won in the late 90 'in 1. In 15 games in the competition, never managed to turn the board in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 7 home matches in all competitions there are 1 highlights: 6 of his 14 goals in minutes (76'-90 ').
Frosinone come to this unmotivated game after a 4-0 defeat on their visit to the Napoli field. It is worth mentioning that the local team only has 1 victory in the last 10 games in the Italian championship. The strategy to be used by coach Moreno Longo for this game is more than designed, that is, defend with the nearby sectors and look for spaces in the middle of the opponent to counterattack. Italian offensive Camillo Ciano is the best finisher of this Frosinone with 3 goals scored. Offside due to physical problems are Paganini, Hallfredsson, Dionisi and Luka Krajnc.
Confirmed lineup: M. Sportiello, L. Ariaudo, F. Zampano, E. Goldaniga, M. Capuano, A. Beghetto, R. Chibsah, R. Maiello, D. Ciofani, C. Ciano, J. Campbell.
Technical: M. Longo.
Analysis of the Sassuolo
After 5 wins, 6 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 9th place, having won 21 points. In the last match, they drew with Fiorentina at home (3-3), after their previous match drew at home in a game against Udinese by (0-0). This is a stronger team when playing in his stadium, because in the last 30 games he has 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses in his stadium. His last game as a visitor to this competition ended with a 2-1 loss to Parma. In the last 7 away games for the championship, Sassuolo has recorded 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, having won 8 points out of 21. In matches played outside the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 'was 0-0, which was verified in 3 of his 8 matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 15 games in this competition, only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 periods in the last 20 matches played as a visitor for all competitions: he scored 7 of his 20 goals between the minutes (76'-90 ').
Sassuolo come to this game with a 3-3 draw at Fiorentina's reception, adding to their fourth consecutive game without a win in the Italian league: the team's goals were scored by Sensi, Duncan and Babacar. It is important to note that the visitors won only 2 of the 7 games played as a visitor. In this away game, coach Roberto De Zerbi is expected to keep the team in 3-5-2, benefiting the exchange of short passes and organized bouts: Duncan is the great organizer of the offensive process. Babacar is one of the best finals of Sassuolo with 4 goals scored. For this game the coach will not be able to count on Djuricic, suspended, besides Adjapong and Boateng, both injured.
Confirmed lineup: A. Consigli, Marlon, Pol Lirola, G. Ferrari, Rogério, S. Sensi, M. Locatelli, A. Duncan, K. Babacar, D. Berardi, F. Di Francesco.