Cagliari vs Bologna prediction, odds & betting tips 14/01/2024

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Cagliari - Bologna

Italy Serie A - Unipol Domus

Cagliari and Bologna meet at the Unipol Domus in Italy’s Serie A on Sunday, January 14th. Can Bologna emerge from a three-game winless slump to topple Cagliari this weekend? Read our Serie A predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Cagliari vs Bologna – Betting tips & odds

Hot Tip – Both Teams to Score (19/20)

  • Both teams managed to score in six of Cagliari’s last seven home games in Serie A.
  • BTTS also landed in five of Bologna’s last six away fixtures in the division.

Bologna have been strong domestically this season though they have hit a bump or two of late and their slight slump could give their clash with struggling Cagliari a more competitive edge. BTTS landed in all but one of the host’s last seven tests on home soil and our first Cagliari vs Bologna prediction tips that pattern to continue on Sunday.

Latest odds

Head to Head

13/01/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Cagliari

Cagliari

Bologna

Bologna

0

0

02/09/23

Italy Serie A Serie A

Bologna

Bologna

Cagliari

Cagliari

2

1

20/10/22

Coppa Italia Coppa

Bologna

Bologna

Cagliari

Cagliari

1

0

11/01/22

Italy Serie A Serie A

Cagliari

Cagliari

Bologna

Bologna

2

1

01/11/21

Italy Serie A Serie A

Bologna

Bologna

Cagliari

Cagliari

2

0

Last Five - Cagliari

23/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Fiorentina

Fiorentina

Cagliari

Cagliari

3

2

L

19/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Sassuolo

Sassuolo

Cagliari

Cagliari

0

2

W

11/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

AC Milan

AC Milan

Cagliari

Cagliari

5

1

L

05/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Lecce

Lecce

Cagliari

Cagliari

1

1

D

29/04/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Genoa

Genoa

Cagliari

Cagliari

3

0

L

Last Five - Bologna

24/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Genoa

Genoa

Bologna

Bologna

2

0

L

20/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Juventus

Juventus

Bologna

Bologna

3

3

D

11/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Napoli

Napoli

Bologna

Bologna

0

2

W

03/05/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Torino

Torino

Bologna

Bologna

0

0

D

28/04/24

Italy Serie A Serie A

Udinese

Udinese

Bologna

Bologna

1

1

D

Win probability

  • HOME: 19/10 (2.90) – 34.5%
  • DRAW: 2/1 (3.00) – 33.3%
  • AWAY: 6/4 (2.50) – 40%

High-flying Bologna have been named as Sunday’s expected winners according to the bookmakers and the implied probability of an away victory is currently 40%. Over 2.5 goals meanwhile, could be an option worth investigating at 13/10 (2.30). That outcome has an implied probability of 43.5%. View more of our Cagliari vs Bologna predictions below.

Cagliari vs Bologna prediction – Other tips

Cagliari 1-1 Bologna: Correct score (19/4)

  • Cagliari conceded one goal in three of their last four home assignments in Serie A.
  • Bologna shipped one goals in three of their last five matches on the road.

Half Time Result: Draw (20/23)

  • Cagliari have had their noses in front just once in nine home games in Serie A this season.
  • Five of Bologna’s nine away skirmishes in the league this term have been all square at the break.

Cagliari vs Bologna prediction

Cagliari vs Bologna Team News

Cagliari

Gianluca Lapadula, Eldor Shomurodov and Marko Rog are in the treatment room at present, while Jakub Latko is a slight doubt with a muscle complaint. Zito Luvumbo is away on international duty at AFCON with Angola.

Predicted Lineup for Cagliari: Scuffet – Zappa, Goldaniga, Dossena, Augello – Nandez, Prati, Makoumbou, Oristanio – Viola, Petagna

Bologna

Dan Ndoye and Jesper Karlsson are out of action for Bologna while Adama Soumaoro is a doubt as he aims to overcome a long-term knee injury. Star striker Joshua Zirkzee is suspended meanwhile, which is a major blow to the visitor's chances this weekend.

Predicted Lineup for Bologna: Ravaglia – Posch, Lucumi, Calafiori, Lykogiannis – Moro, Freuler, Orsolini, Fabbian, Urbanski – van Hooijdonk

Confirmed lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.

Cagliari

Cagliari
4-3-2-1
22
Simone Scuffet
it
28
Gabriele Zappa
it
23
Mateusz Wieteska
pl
4
Alberto Dossena
it
27
Tommaso Augello
it
25
Sulemana
gh
16
Matteo Prati
it
29
Antoine Makoumbou
cg
8
Nahitan Nandez
uy
10
Nicolas Viola
it
32
Andrea Petagna
it
Substitutes
99
Alessandro Di Pardo
it
37
Paulo Daniel Dentello Azzi
br
33
Adam Obert
sk
21
Jakub Jankto
cz
17
Pantelis Chatzidiakos
gr
38
Jacopo Desogus
it
30
Leonardo Pavoletti
it
1
Boris Radunovic
rs
14
Alessandro Deiola
it
20
Gaston Pereiro
uy
3
Edoardo Goldaniga
it
18
Simone Aresti
it
24
Elio Capradossi
it
34
Kingstone Mutandwa
zm
35
Alessandro Vinciguerra
it

Bologna

Bologna
4-2-3-1
28
Lukasz Skorupski
pl
3
Stefan Posch
at
26
Jhon Lucumi
co
33
Riccardo Calafiori
it
15
Victor Kristiansen
dk
20
Michel Aebischer
ch
8
Remo Freuler
ch
7
Riccardo Orsolini
it
19
Lewis Ferguson
gb
82
Kacper Urbanski
pl
77
Sydney Van Hooijdonk
nl
Substitutes
16
Tommaso Corazza
it
29
Lorenzo De Silvestri
it
80
Giovanni Fabbian
it
23
Nicola Bagnolini
it
34
Federico Ravaglia
it
31
Sam Beukema
nl
22
Babis Lykogiannis
gr
6
Nikola Moro
hr

Check out our dedicated football betting tips page for more free predictions and picks.

Player to Watch – Riccardo Calafiori

Riccardo Calafiori is enjoying a fine campaign with Bologna this term and the promising centre-back could play a key role again on Sunday against Cagliari. The 21-year-old, who was schooled at Roma’s famous academy, has been tipped to break into the Italian national side soon.


Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.