AS Roma – Sassuolo : Preview & Prediction
Roma and Sassuolo meet at the Stadio Olimpico in a match of the 18th round of Serie A TIM. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 4 matches won 1 and drew 3. However, in the last match in this stadium, for Serie A TIM on 12-30-2017, the game ended in a draw by (1-1). The goals of the match were scored by Lorenzo Pellegrini (31 ‘) for Roma and S. Missiroli (78’) for Sassuolo. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the home / outside condition, since Rome presents different results at home and abroad.
After 6 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses, the Romais in 10th place, having won 24 points. In the last match, he lost with Juventus away (1-0), after having won in the previous game in a match against Genoa (3-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when they play in front of their fans, since in the last 30 matches he has scored 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses, with 17 goals scored and 22 goals conceded, against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 home defeats, with 35 goals scored and 22 conceded. In the last eight home games of the league, Roma have recorded 4 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat, having won 15 points out of 24. The team has conceded goals to their opponents in 9 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home games there is a tendency towards goals, since 7 of his last 8 games by the competition finished with More of 2.5 goals. In 17 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 9 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Roma come to this game with a 1-0 defeat on their visit to the Juventus field, thus continuing to suffer from problems in the Italian championship. We remember that the Romans are in the middle of the leaderboard, 25 points from 1st Juventus. In this showdown at home coach Eusebio Di Francesco should keep the team in 4-3-3 benefiting possession of the ball and the paused attacks: Cristante is largely responsible for the organizer and create the offensive process. On the other hand, El Shaarawy is the great highlight of Rome with 5 goals, however, is absent due to injury. In addition to this player, the coach does not have the injured De Rossi and Pellegrini.
The visiting team is currently in 8th place with 25 points, after 6 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses. In the penultimate match, he won out for Frosinone by (0-2). In the last match, they tied at home to Torino by (1-1). This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses in his stadium. In the championship, Sassuolo won 11 points in 24 chances, after 3 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in the last 8 games he played as a visitor. In his games as a visitor there are some frequent results: at 0-0 intervals (3 in 8 games) and at the end of the game 0-2 (3 in 8 games). His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away games, as 7 of the last 8 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 17 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 10 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Sassuolo come to this game with a 1-1 draw at the Torino reception, adding to their fourth straight game without losing in the Italian league: the only goal of the team was scored by Enrico Brignola. It is worth mentioning that the visitors only record 1 loss in the last 10 games, indicating that they are going through a positive moment of the season. Usually coach Roberto De Zerbi has three men in the defense, five in the midfield and two in the attack, with Babacar being the most fixed reference of the team: this player is one of the best finishers of Sassuolo with 4 goals scored. For this game the visiting coach can not rely on Rogerio, suspended, in addition to Duncan, Boateng and Adjapong, players who recover from injury.
AS Roma – Sassuolo : Betting Tips
AS Roma – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70