The race to beat relegation battles could never have been real than for side Lecce in the 2019-20 Serie A campaign. The side has the chance to pick their struggling form at the Stadio Via del Mare against side Parma. The match schedules for Sunday with kickoff at 9.45 pm.
A 2-1 win over Udinese seemed like the light at the end of the tunnel for side Lecce. However, the side might still have to pull their game up on the last day of a season finale. The side is currently one point behind Genoa, who is above the dotted line. Other sides that will be looking to escape the relegation alongside the home team includes SPAL and Brescia.
Genoa will also have to pull their games up on the last day as they take on side Hellas Verona. Lecce will have to take advantage of the game to pull off any a surprise at home. Genoa has a better goal difference compared to Lecce.
Parma, on the other hand, could not extend their three winning game streak to finish off the season. The side fell victim to a 2-1 defeat against a high scoring Atalanta. However, the side will cherish their back to back wins against Brescia and Napoli.
Lecce vs. Parma Head to Head
Both sides have seven games against each other with Lecce taking home only one win against four wins for the opponent. Here is a look at their previous encounters:
Udinese 1-2 Lecce
Bologna 3-2 Lecce
Lecce 3-1 Brescia
Genoa 2-1 Lecce
Lecce 1-3 Fiorentina
Parma 1-2 Atalanta
Brescia 1-2 Parma
Parma 2-1 Napoli
Parma 2-3 Sampdoria
Milan 3-1 Parma
Lecce Team News
Neuen Paz sets to miss out on the final clash after picking up the fifth booking of the season in their last outing. Despite sealing a penalty to level the side, Marco Mancosu picked up a back injury and will miss out on the clash. The back injury is not that serious, and he remains a doubt for the clash.
Parma Team News
Kuleveski will have the last chance to down the jersey for the last time before heading to Juventus. Juraj Kucka sets to miss out on the final clash after picking up the fifth booking of the season during their last outing. This leaves space for Gaston Brugman to fill the void after getting fewer minutes in the league.
Prediction and Odds
Lecce will be playing with them all to secure the three points to ensure their stay on top of Italy top flight.
Both Teams to Score
Goals Over 2.5