Parma vs Benevento Match Analysis & Prediction
08/12/2022 2:30 pm
Both Parma and Benevento will be looking to bounce back to winning ways in Serie B when they lock horns at the Stadio Ennio Tardini in their Matchday 16 tie on Thursday afternoon.
Despite recording a relatively inconsistent campaign in Serie B this season, Parma sit fourth in the league standings having picked up 23 points from 15 games.
however, the league is a really competitive one with one several teams being locked on level points, Parma are level on points with Bari who are third placed and Genoa and Brascia are fifth and sixth-placed respectively, while they only one point above eighth-placed Sudtirol.
Therefore a setback on Thursday could see the hosts drop as low as ninth place in the league standings. They are coming off a 1-1 draw against Cagliari which was following a 2-1 loss to Modena and they will be desperate to avoid dropping points in this fixture.
Benevento, on the other hand, have made a disappointing campaign so far in Serie B this season, with the side only managing to collect 15 points from 15 games. t
They currently sit 17th just one place above the relegation zone, but level on points with 18th-placed Venezia. It is still early for Benevento to start worrying about relegation but with the potential of the club they should be challenging for a promotion back to Serie A.
They suffered a narrow 1-0 home loss to Palermo last time out and they will be desperate to bounce back on Thursday. Another setback will leave them in the bottom three.
Parma vs. Benevento Head to head
Both sides have met in four encounters since 2020 with Parma winning once and they have shared the spoils on three occasions.
Parma Team News
Parma will be without Elias Cobbaut, Gianluigi Buffon and Simone Romagnoli due to injuries.
Parma's Last 5 Matches
Benevento Team News
Benevento have no fresh injury concerns ahead of the clash, although, Kamil Glik will miss through suspensions.
Benevento's Last 5 Matches
Parma vs. Benevento: Odds and Predictions
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