AS Roma and Sampdoria will meet on Sunday, September 11, in the third stage of Serie A. The game will take place starting at 16:00 Olimpico stadium.
Romans trying to rebound after failure of Champions League
After an exciting campaign transfers and a good start to the season, Luciano Spalletti’s band broke down in the play-off second leg Champions League match in the company of Porto (0-3). Thus one of the main goals of the team in the Italian capital was seen pretty quickly shattered, and this has affected morale giallorossilor who have managed only one draw in the last round (2-2 on his land Cagliari after Romanians led by 2-0).
De Rossi & co. have an average of 2.3 goals scored per game in the last 10 dispute. Also, the average total goals in all these meetings is 3.8!
AS Roma will play next week, on September 15 against Viktoria Plzen in the Europa League.
Sampdoria, a great debut!
The team coached by Marco Giampaolo has had a very successful start to the season, moving smoothly from Bassano in the first round of the Italian Cup (3-0) and obtaining maximum points after the first two stages (1-0 away from Empoli and 2 -1 at home against Atalanta).