Ace Football Team previews the Serie A round 33 match between SSC Napoli and Roma who meet up this coming Monday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.
Position in the Serie A standings: SSC Napoli vs Roma
As the current Serie A standings show us, the difference between the two teams is nine points. Even though Roma cannot overtake their opponents in the league standings right away, they will surely look to reduce or at least maintain the current gap. SSC Napoli, who are now number three with 66 points, will do their part to widen the distance to their upcoming foes on Monday.
Latest form and previous Serie A encounters between SSC Napoli and Roma
SSC Napoli hope to boost points tally
SSC Napoli are looking to bounce back from a recent setback and get back to winning ways. In their last three matches, they first took out Udinese by 2-1, before downing Atalanta by 3-1. The winning streak came to an end against Fiorentina, who ran out 3-2 winners.
Roma keep on winning
Roma look back on their last 3 matches with 2 wins to show for their efforts. Against Bodoe/Glimt, they were left empty-handed in a 2-1 defeat, but they avenged themselves by beating Salernitana in a 2-1 win. They followed that up with a 4-0 win against Bodoe/Glimt in their most recent outing.
Latest encounters between SSC Napoli and Roma
It finished all square on when SSC Napoli last faced Roma in the Serie A. With both denying to back down, the scoreboard said 0-0 in the end. Depending on your betting strategy, another draw will no doubt spice up your next accumulator.
Highlights from the last time SSC Napoli and Roma met:
Betting stats and facts for SSC Napoli and Roma
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that SSC Napoli and Roma played across all tournaments.
- In 9 of the last 10 matches SSC Napoli played, both teams scored
- SSC Napoli have not won 4 of the last 5 home matches
- SSC Napoli have won 3 of the last 4 matches
- Roma have scored in 20 of the last 22 matches
- Roma have not lost 14 of the last 16 matches
- Roma have won 3 of the last 4 matches
- SSC Napoli have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches versus Roma
- In 4 of the last 5 home matches SSC Napoli versus Roma played, both teams scored
- In 4 of the last 5 SSC Napoli home matches versus Roma the sum of goals was over 2.5
Players to watch in SSC Napoli vs Roma
It is difficult to look past Tammy Abraham, when searching for a goalscorer. He seems unstoppable and hit the target 4 times in the last 6 matches for Roma. His season total reads 15 goals scored in Serie A matches right now.
With 5 goals in his last 6 matches for SSC Napoli, Victor Osimhen is the player to look out for, as he will be gunning for more Serie A goals this coming Monday.
Best tips for the match: SSC Napoli vs Roma
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this Serie A match, which are based on the above statements. Besides the main prediction for this game, we have also come up with some lower and higher risk alternatives.