AS Roma – FC Porto : Preview & Prediction
Roma, fourth in Serie A, will try to take an option in this 1 / 8th final leg against a team from FC Porto, leader of the Portuguese league. This first act is played at Stadio Olimpico in Rome where the Wolf has already dropped Chelsea (3-0), FC Barcelona (3-0) and Liverpool (4-2) in 2017 and 2018. Strong of 7 successes during of its last 8 receptions in the Champions League, Roma is formidable in its den. The state of form of the protected Di Francesco is good with a draw against the AC Milan (1-1) at home and a large success on the lawn of Chievo Verone (3-0) Friday night. For its part, FC Porto stomp a little, since the Dragons, eliminated in the Coupe de la Ligue by Sporting CP on January 26, have just aligned 2 draws in the league championship on the lawns of Vitoria Guimaraes (1-1) and Moreirense (1-1) on Friday night. Captain Herrera also saves his team with a tying goal in extra time (90 + 2), proof of the current difficulties of the club. Undoubtedly, the moment seems good to take FC Porto, club that posted only 3 successes in its last 9 European trips.
In 2016, Porto beat AS Roma (1-1 and 3-0). Revenge coming for the Romans?
Porto remain on 2 disappointing draws away in the league.
Roma remain on a big victory on the lawn of Chievo Verona (3-0).
In 15 official matches this season at Stadio Olimpico, Louve has lost only 2 games (SPAL and Real Madrid).
Roma have 7 home wins in their last 8 Champions League receptions.
AS Roma should not lose in their stadium against a team from FC Porto who do not travel well on the European stage.
AS Roma – FC Porto : Betting Tips
AS Roma – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70