Juve Stabia started the new season with a 1:3 win against Monterosi. They showed superb performance and announced a battle for the playoffs this season as well. The squad was changed a lot, but in general they have a good team who can make a lot of problems especially at home. Avellino suffered a 0:2 home defeat against Latina. Key players Trotta (32/6), Gambale (32/3), Matera (27/2), Auriletto (27/1), Kanoute (26/2), Di Gaudio (17/1), Zanandrea (11/0), and some other left the team, while today, they have 8 absences: Casarini (36/3 main midfielder), Russo (32/6 goals and 6 assists last season), Rigione (suspended new player from Cosenza), first goalkeeper Pane (23/0 last season), Pezzella (new play from Triestina), Falbo (new player from Monopoli), Maisto (25/0 last season), and Mazzocco (13/1 last season).
Avellino has big problems and have only 1 victory in 6 mutual matches at Stadio Romeo Menti.