Genoa vs Cagliari prediction, odds & betting tips – 29/04/2024

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Cagliari were 2-1 winners in the reverse fixture – Photo by Icon Sport

Genoa and Cagliari meet in this Monday night game from Serie A. Our Genoa vs Cagliari prediction considers who is most likely to win this bottom half clash with the visitors still in danger of dropping down to Serie B.

Genoa vs Cagliari prediction: Game with goals to end level

Genoa vs Cagliari predictions
Our pick

🔥Hot tip

Both teams to score

⚽ Correct score prediction

Genoa 2-2 Cagliari

⚡ Special Combo

Cagliari-Draw double chance & Over 1.5 goals

Key Stats

  • Our Genoa vs Cagliari betting tips take into account that 67% of Cagliari matches this season in Serie A have seen both teams score.
  • 61% of Genoa’s league games have produced goals at each end.
  • Cagliari have only lost one of their last eight matches in the Italian top flight.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Genoa the favourites with home advantage

  • HOME: 6/5 (2.20) – 45.5%
  • DRAW: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%
  • AWAY: 5/2 (3.50) – 28.6%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

The home team are the favourites according to the Genoa vs Cagliari odds with an implied probability of 45.5% that they win this game.

Genoa have gone 10 days without a match since losing 1-0 at home to Lazio, but they remain in a safe position on 39 points. Cagliari are in a bit more danger but their form is better and they held Juventus to a 2-2 draw last time out thanks to penalties from Gianluca Gaetano and Yerry Mina.

For more picks from this week’s games, today’s football betting tips will guide you through the best bets from a range of other markets. 

Last five H2Hs: Cagliari unbeaten in three

Italy Serie A 05/11/23

Cagliari

Cagliari

2
Genoa

Genoa

1

Italy Serie B 01/03/23

Cagliari

Cagliari

0
Genoa

Genoa

0

Italy Serie B 07/10/22

Genoa

Genoa

0
Cagliari

Cagliari

0

Italy Serie A 24/04/22

Genoa

Genoa

1
Cagliari

Cagliari

0

Italy Serie A 12/09/21

Cagliari

Cagliari

2
Genoa

Genoa

3

Our Genoa vs Cagliari prediction of the visitors avoiding defeat is backed up by the recent meetings with the Sardinians winning the most recent clash following back-to-back draws. The goals don’t always flow in this fixture though with only four in the last four meetings.

Genoa Preview: Four players out injured

The home team will be without the injured quartet of Junior Messias, Ruslan Malinovskyi, Alan Matturro and Mattia Bani.

Predicted Lineup: Martinez (GK), Vasquez, Winter, Vogliacco, Sabelli, Frendrup, Badelj, Gudmundsson, Martin, Ekuban, Retegui

Italy Serie A 24/05/24

W

Bologna

Bologna

0

Genoa

Genoa

2

Italy Serie A 19/05/24

L

Roma

Roma

1

Genoa

Genoa

0

Italy Serie A 12/05/24

W

Sassuolo

Sassuolo

1

Genoa

Genoa

2

Italy Serie A 05/05/24

D

AC Milan

AC Milan

3

Genoa

Genoa

3

Italy Serie A 29/04/24

W

Cagliari

Cagliari

0

Genoa

Genoa

3

Cagliari Preview: Luvumbo serves ban

The visitors will have to cope without the suspended Zito Luvumbo while Marko Rog, Marco Mancosu and Leonardo Pavoletti are injured.

Predicted Lineup: Scuffet (GK), Dossena, Mina, Hatzidiakos, Augello, Sulemana, Viola, Nandez, Makoumbou, Gaetano, Shomurodov

Italy Serie A 23/05/24

L

Fiorentina

Fiorentina

3

Cagliari

Cagliari

2

Italy Serie A 19/05/24

W

Sassuolo

Sassuolo

0

Cagliari

Cagliari

2

Italy Serie A 11/05/24

L

AC Milan

AC Milan

5

Cagliari

Cagliari

1

Italy Serie A 05/05/24

D

Lecce

Lecce

1

Cagliari

Cagliari

1

Italy Serie A 29/04/24

L

Genoa

Genoa

3

Cagliari

Cagliari

0

Player to watch – Albert Gudmundsson

The most likely goal threat in this game is Albert Gudmundsson. The Genoa man has scored 13 goals in Serie A this season which is more than twice as many as any other player expected to feature in this one.

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Albert Gudmundsson converts against Verona earlier this month – Photo by Icon Sport

Iceman scoring just after the break

Albert Gudmundsson has been at his most dangerous just after Half Time. 38% of his Serie A goals this term have come in the 15 minutes immediately after the break.


Mark is a freelance football writer based in Madrid. He regularly attends and covers La Liga matches around Spain, whilst also following football across Europe.