Sampdoria vs AS Roma Prediction & Tips
Sampdoria and Roma face at Stadio Comunale Luigi Ferraris, in a match for the 34 th round of the Serie A. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head for this edition of the league, on 03‑01‑2021, Roma won at home by (1‑0). At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history indicates balance between these two teams, since there have been 2 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 4 games. Indeed, the last time they met at this stadium was on 20‑10‑2019, in a match for the Serie A, which ended in a draw by (0‑0). The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Roma presents significant differences between home and away results.
The home team is currently in 9th position, with 42 points won, after 12 wins, 6 draws and 15 losses. In the penultimate game, they won away against Crotone by (0‑1). In the last, they lost away against Sassuolo by (1‑0). This is a team that maintains its performance when playing outside its stadium, since in the last 30 games it registers 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses at their stadium. For the championship, Sampdoria won 16 points out of a possible 30, after 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses in the last 10 games they played at their stadium. In their home league games, the most frequent result at half-time was 0‑1 (7 out of 16 games). Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 11 of the last 16 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In the 33 games he played in this competition, he only managed 2 twists in the 18 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Sampdoria starts this game with a defeat, 1-0, on the trip to Sassuolo, putting an end to the two consecutive victories in this competition. Now, in this match against Roma, coach Claudio Ranieri must remain convinced in his 4-4-2 where Fabio Quagliarella and Manolo Gabbiadini are the most offensive references of the team. The first player mentioned is Sampdoria’s top scorer with 11 goals scored. For this match, the home team cannot count on Ernesto Torregrossa and Albin Ekdal, both with physical problems.
The visiting team is currently in 7th place, with 55 points won, after 16 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate game, they tied at home against Atalanta by (1‑1). In the last game, they lost away against Cagliari by (3‑2). This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses at their stadium. In their last match, for the UEFA Europa League, they lost to Manchester United by (6‑2). In the last 10 away matches for the league, Rome has recorded 2 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, so they have won 8 points out of 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 games, reason why it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its attack has scored regularly, since it managed to concretize in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their away matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 12 out of 16 ended with Over 2.5 goals on the scoreboard. In 33 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turnaround in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The Roma team heads into this game with a heavy defeat, 6-2, on the trip to Manchester United, in a game counting for the first leg of the Europa League semi-finals: the team’s goals were signed by Lorenzo Pellegrini and Edin Dzeko. Even when playing away from home, mister Paulo Fonseca should privilege the maintenance of ball possession and organized attacks. Quite possibly, we will see this team lined up in 3-4-3, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Lorenzo Pellegrini and Edin Dzeko being the most advanced men in the team. Out of this game are Jordan Veretout, Nicolò Zaniolo, Pau López, Stephan El Shaarawy, Riccardo Calafiori and Pedro, all with physical problems.
Sampdoria – AS Roma FREE TIPS
Sampdoria – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90