Ace Football team offers the Champions League round 5 match preview for Lazio and Celtic who meet up on Tuesday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
The Champions League game at Stadio Olimpico, Rome on Tuesday sees visitors Celtic facing home side Lazio.
Celtic currently have only one point on their account as they have drawn once in the first four rounds of the current Champions League season. On the other hand, the hosts obtained seven points from their opening four games, earning them a place as number 2 in the Group E table.
Form: Lazio vs Celtic
Lazio have been inconsistent in their last three matches, which added four points to their tally. They claimed a 1-0 win against Feyenoord, before drawing 0-0 with Roma. This little streak came to an end when Salernitana proved too strong in a 2-1 defeat for Lazio. Lazio claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Champions League. They also drew two and lost one, as they scored 11 and conceded nine goals.
Celtic claimed four points from a possible nine in their last three matches across all tournaments, which opened with a defeat 6-0 against Atletico Madrid. A 6-0 win followed against Aberdeen, before drawing 1-1 with Motherwell. In their last six Champions League away matches, Celtic failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn one and lost five, scoring four while also conceding 19 times.
Betting stats and facts for Lazio and Celtic
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Lazio and Celtic. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- Lazio have not lost 15 of the last 17 home matches
- Lazio have scored in 18 of the last 20 home matches
- In 7 of the last 8 Lazio home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In the last 3 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
- Lazio have won 3 of the last 4 home matches without conceding a goal
- In 9 of the last 10 Celtic matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 5 of the last 6 Celtic away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Celtic have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
- In 7 of the last 9 Celtic away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Celtic have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
Interesting players: Lazio vs Celtic
Pedro Rodriguez managed to hit the target twice recently for Lazio, while Kyogo Furuhashi has added two strikes in the Champions League for Celtic in his last three outings.
Popular markets: Lazio vs Celtic
Lazio claimed all three points six times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in one of the games in this run. Celtic won six of their last 10 games away, drawing one and losing three in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
Lazio scored first in six of their last ten home games. Celtic scored the opening goal in seven of the last ten games. Celtic managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Lazio, who scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the last ten games for Celtic, who managed to hit the net 2.2 times on average in these games.
Betting suggestion: Lazio vs Celtic
The match between Lazio and Celtic should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Champions League game.