Both teams to score at Cittadella vs Benevento 4/5 for Tuesday’s Serie B play-off semi-final
Competition: Serie B
Market: Both teams to score
Odds: 4/5 @ Bet 365
Two sides looking to move one step closer to securing a Serie A return, Cittadella will host Benevento in their play-off semi-final on Tuesday night.
Starting with the hosts, while Cittadella may have only confirmed their spot in the play-offs on the final round of Serie B fixtures, they have enjoyed a bright end to the season. In their 36 matches this campaign, they recorded 12 wins, 15 draws and just nine defeats, scoring 49 and conceding 38 in return. Finishing the year with a points tally of 51, they finished nine points adrift of their guests on Tuesday in the final standings. As for their recent run of results, Cittadella are unbeaten in their last five matches against Serie B opposition. It is also worth noting that the hosts have lost just one of their last eight matches on home soil.
As for the visitors, while Benevento would have been disappointed to have missed out on automatic promotion this year, it has been a bright end to the year heading into the playoffs. In their 36 Serie B matches this year, they have recorded 17 wins, nine draws and 10 defeats, scoring 61 and conceding 45 in return. Finishing the year six points adrift of the top-two, no team in the playoffs holds a better-attacking record than Benevento. As for their recent run of results, Tuesday’s visitors have lost just one of their last five matchups, winning three and drawing one. It is also worth noting that Benevento have scored two or more goals in eight of their last 10 appearances.
Bet: Both teams to score at Cittadella vs Benevento 4/5 for Tuesday’s Serie B play-off semi-final @ Bet 365