AS Roma vs Napoli Prediction & Tips
Roma and Napoli face at Stadio Olimpico, in a match for the 28 th round of the Serie A TIM. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 29‑11‑2020, Napoli won at home by (4‑0). The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the visiting team, which in the last 5 matches won 3 and lost 2. However, in the last match at this stadium, in a match for the Serie A TIM, on 02‑11‑2019, Roma only managed win by (2‑1). The goals of the match were scored by N. Zaniolo (19 ‘) and J. Veretout (55’) for Roma and by A. Milik (72 ‘) for Napoli. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, as both teams show significantly different results in their home and away matches.
After 15 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses, the home team is in the 6th position, having won 50 points. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Parma by (2‑0), after in the previous match they have won (1‑0) at home, against Genoa. This is a stronger team when they play in their stadium, as in the last 30 games they register 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss at their stadium. In their last match, for the Europa League, they beat Shakhtar Donetsk by (1‑2). In the last 10 home matches for the league, Roma have recorded 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss, having won 23 points out of 30 possible. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 14 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 27 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The team at the helm of Paulo Fonseca enters this clash after moving Shakhtar out of the Europa League. Contrary to the opponent of this round, the Roma team usually plays in a tactical design in 5-2-3, with the men highlighted to line up in the most advanced sector being Pedro, Borja Mayoral and Carles Pérez. It will not be surprising that Roma adopts a slightly more offensive stance, since it operates at home and is animically in a good moment. The coach of the home team will not be able to count on Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Nicolò Zaniolo, Jordan Veretout, Juan Jesus and Chris Smalling for being delivered to the doctors of the club.
After 16 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses, the visiting team is in 5th position, having won 50 points. In the last match, they have won an away match against Milan by (0‑1), after in the previous match they have won at home, in a game against Bologna, by (3‑1). This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss at their stadium. In the league, Napoli won 13 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses in the last 10 home matches. His attack has scored with great regularity, since he has always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games in this competition. In 26 games in this competition, he only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Napoli comes motivated for this match after an away triumph, by 0-1, in the visit to the Milan stadium: Politano, in the 49th minute, scored what would be the only goal of the match. The visiting team usually plays in a 4-3-3, favoring a faster style of play, with the three most advanced pieces being Lorenzo Insigne, Dries Mertens and Matteo Politano. The man responsible for defining and conducting his team’s attacks is the Polish Piotr Zielinski, a player with an enviable vision of the game. Coach Gennaro Gattuso will not be able to count on Andrea Petagna, Stanislav Lobotka, Faouzi Ghoulam and Amir Rrahmani for being handed over to the medical department. It should be noted that the winger Giovanni Di Lorenzo will also be out due to the accumulation of yellow cards.
AS Roma – Napoli FREE TIPS
Napoli – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90