Both teams to score: Yes at 1.67 with Pinnacle - 2 units (Don't bet below 1.6)
Torino's season didn't get off to a great start with a 1-0 loss away to Fiorentina but they'll be hoping for a better display at home here. They'll also have a game under their belt so they could be slightly sharper than Atalanta who haven't played competitively since that PSG loss
Torino are under new management in Giampaolo which is a massive upgrade on Moreno Longo from last season. Although his time at Milan has cut short last season I'm optimistic he can turn around Torino's fortunes if given time.
Torino will have no shortage of firepower with Belotti, Zaza, and Berenguer all expected to start this game (Goals-per 90 increase when all 3 play). Torino did get into encouraging positions against Fiorentina last week but they'll be hoping for a bit more fluidity this week
Marco Giampaolo has an excellent record against Gasperini, The two have gone head to head 6 times since late 2016 with Giampaolo winning 4 with his sides scoring at least once in 80%
Overall I think Torino are underrated by the books for this match and the best way to play them here is for them to get on the scoresheet
Atalanta's fitness could be a concern here with no competitive games under their belts.
They're also going to be weak at the back without their starting GK Gollini, and starting CBs Palomino and Djimsiti (Palomino expected to start from the bench)
Elsewhere, Iličić and new signings Miranchuk and Piccini won't be available.
Caldara, Toloi, and Sutalo are expected to be Atalanta's back 3 for this match
Of players with 800+ mins, last season Atalanta give up the most chances per 90 with Caldara in the starting XI. Couple that with the inexperienced Sutalo and a backup GK I think Torino can score at least once
Towards the end of last season, we saw Atalanta concede in 7 of their last 8 games
Atalanta also have a tendency to let their guard drop against lesser teams. In their last 10 matches against 'bottom 6' teams they conceded 1.4 per game
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