#InterStats Preview – Frosinone Vs Inter: The Race For Third Spot Continues
Inter will travel to Stadio Benito Stirpe tonight to face Frosinone in the Serie A as the Nerazzurri continue their quest secure Champions League football next season.
The have won their last three fixtures against the Giallazzurri, scoring 8 while conceding none. Inter will be hoping to solidify their 3rd spot with a win this weekend.
The Beneamata have hit 26 goals on the road, scoring 11 goals in their last 4 away games. Roberto Gagliardini is the Nerazzurri’s 3rd highest goalscorer, and also the midfielder with most goals with 5, of which 3 has come in his last 4 matches. Politano has assisted 4 times from 46 chances created.
Frosinone are the second worst scoring team in the Serie A, just 25 goals scored but they have scored in 4 of their last 5 games. Former Inter Primavera striker Andrea Pinamonti has scored once and assisted twice in his last two matches.
Inter have the second best defence in the league in terms of goals conceded, averaging 0.81 goals conceded per game from a total of 25 this season. Brozovic has made the most recoveries in the team but he will miss this fixture through injury, so Milan Skriniar is the closest with 80 recoveries. Handanovic has kept the most clean sheets in Italy with 15 and Inter has kept a clean sheet in each of their previous three meetings in the Serie A against The Canarini.
Frosinone have the third worst defensive record in the league with 56 goals conceded. Only Sassuolo (31) have conceded more goals at home than Frosinone (30).
Moving the ball:
Inter are the team in the Serie A with the second highest ball possession at 56.2% per game and have an 85.7% pass accuracy per match. In the absence of Brozovic, Skriniar averages the most passes per game (67.1) and has a 92.3% pass completion rate beaten only by Borja Valero on 92.9%.
The Giallazzurri are the second worst team in terms of retaining possession with 43.2% and also the third worst in the Serie A in terms of pass accuracy with 76.9%.
Whoscored rating leaders:
In Brozovic’s absence, the top performers available for Inter are Ivan Perisic (6.99), Milan Skriniar (6.95) and Mauro Icardi (6.93).
Frosinone top rated players are Ciano (6.75), Sportiello (6.73) and Salamon (6.65).
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