Napoli and AC Milan clash in Round 28 of the 2021-22 Serie A season.
The match is scheduled to start at 7:45 p.m. GMT on Sunday, 6 March 2022. The match venue is Estadio Diego Armando Maradona, Napoli.
Betting tips and match predictions for the Napoli vs AC Milan (March 6) game are available in this article. A preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups is up next.
Napoli vs AC Milan latest odds on betting sites
Napoli to win odds are situated at 2.05 (+105 American; 21/20 Fractional), the odds for a draw are situated at 3.30 (+230; 23/10), while AC Milan to win odds are situated at 3.60 (+260; 13/10).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Napoli — 48%, draw — 30%, AC Milan — 22%.
Latest betting odds on Napoli vs AC Milan (6 March 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; evens)
- Under 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Asian handicap (0.0. -0.5) on Napoli — 2.06 (+106; 53/50)
- Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on AC Milan — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.96 (-104; 25/26)
Napoli vs AC Milan match preview and statistics
Napoli are second in the league table with 57 points and a +30 goal difference. They have a win, three draws and a loss in their previous five matches. The Blues bounced back with a 2-1 win against Lazio after going winless for four straight games.
Lorenzo Insigne opened the scoring in the 62nd minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Eljif Elmas. Pedro Rodriguez equalized in the 88th minute with a left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner following a set piece situation.
Fabian scored the match winner for the Parthenopeans with a left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Lorenzo Insigne. Team statistics: 54% possession, 0.98 expected goals (xG), 15 total shots, 571 accurate passes, 89% pass accuracy, 14 fouls committed, two offsides, five corners, two yellow cards.
Napoli team news: Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa, Axel Tuanzebe, Hirving Lozano and Kevin Malcuit are sidelined due to injuries.
AC Milan are third in the league table with 57 points and a +24 goal difference. They are unbeaten in seven consecutive matches, with three wins and four draws. The Rossoneri played a goalless draw with Inter Milan in their last match in the Coppa Italia.
Milan drew 1-1 with Udinese in their last league match. Rafael Leao opened the scoring in the 29th minute, slotting past Silvestri to the back of the net, assisted by Sandro Tonali. Iyenoma Udogie equalized in the 66th minute who bundled the bicycle kick cross from Pereyra into the net, Roberto Pereyra got the assist.
Team statistics: 62% possession, 0.93 expected goals (xG), nine total shots, one big chance, three shots on target, 415 accurate passes, 85% pass accuracy, 13 fouls committed, three offsides, five corners, two yellow cards.
AC Milan team news: Alessio Romagnoli, Simon Kjaer and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are unavailable due to injuries.
Napoli vs AC Milan H2H
Napoli have won the previous two meetings against AC Milan. The Blues won 1-0 over the Rossoneri in the last meeting.
Napoli vs AC Milan lineups and key players
Napoli projected starting lineup:
- David Ospina
- Giovanni Di Lorenzo
- Amir Rrahmani
- Kalidou Koulibaly
- Mario Rui
- Stanislav Lobotka
- Matteo Politano
- Piotr Zielinski
- Lorenzo Insigne
- Victor Osimhen
The key player to watch out for is Lorenzo Insigne. He had a great performance in their last match against Lazio, opened the scoring and assisted the match winner. Insigne has seven goals and six assists in the league this season.
AC Milan projected starting lineup:
- Mike Maignan
- Davide Calabria
- Fikayo Tomori
- Pierre Kalulu
- Theo Hernandez
- Sandro Tonali
- Ismael Bennacer
- Alexis Saelemaekers
- Franck Kessie
- Rafael Leao
- Olivier Giroud
Rafael Leao is the key player to watch out for. He scored in Milan’s last league game against Udinese. Leao has eight goals and three assists from a 5.57 expected goals this season.
Napoli vs AC Milan predictions and betting tips
Napoli and AC Milan will fight for the top spot of the group table on Sunday night. Should Inter draw their match and one of them wins, the winner goes top of Serie A. The Blues got back to winning ways in their last match beating Lazio 2-1, while the Rossoneri have drawn each o their last three games. Both sides are a match at the moment.
The Parthenopeans have won the last two head-to-head games between both teams. They won 1-0 in the last meeting. Predictions for this match are a draw, both teams to score and under 2.5 goals. The last two meetings between both sides have ended with under 2.5 goals, this match is expected to have less number of goals.
Betting prediction: A draw
Odds: 3.30 (+230 American; 23/10 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Under 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)
Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)