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Serie A: Lazio vs Roma – Match preview and betting tip

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Ace Football previews the Serie A round 27 match between Lazio and Roma and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Roma will go up against city rivals Lazio on Sunday for a Serie A meeting on Sunday evening.

Lazio are currently looking at 49 points on their account, having played 26 matches, leaving them two places off the current Serie A leaders. Meanwhile, Roma find themselves as number 5 in the Serie A table with 47 points following 26 rounds.

Form: Lazio vs Roma

Lazio Form

A solitary draw point prevents Lazio from having nothing to show for their previous three games. They came up short in a 1-2 defeat against AZ Alkmaar, before drawing 0-0 with Bologna. They came up empty-handed once again when AZ Alkmaar ran out as 2-1 winners. Maurizio Sarri’s side won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Serie A, while also drawing two. They suffered one defeat, while they scored nine and conceded five goals.

Roma Form

In their previous three matches, Roma beat Real Sociedad 2-0, lost 3-4 against Sassuolo, and drew 0-0 with Real Sociedad. Jose Mourinho’s men claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Serie A. They also drew three and were defeated two times, as they were outscored by eight goals to eight.

Betting facts for Lazio and Roma

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Lazio and Roma played across all tournaments.

  • Lazio have scored in 29 of the last 31 home matches
  • In the last 11 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 12 of the last 14 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 4 of the last 5 Lazio matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In the last 5 Lazio home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 17 of the last 19 Roma matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Roma have scored in 17 of the last 18 matches
  • In 10 of the last 12 Roma away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 7 of the last 9 Roma matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Roma have scored in 7 of the last 8 away matches

Players to watch: Lazio vs Roma

Look no further than Ciro Immobile, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Lazio in the Serie A, while Paulo Dybala managed two goals in the last half dozen matches for Roma in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.

Betting markets: Lazio vs Roma

Full-time result

Stadio Olimpico, Rome witnessed Lazio winning five of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew two and lost three in this run. Roma won three of their previous 10 games away, drew three and lost four. Lazio have not lost to Roma in 5 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Lazio scored the first goal of the match an impressive nine times in the last ten home games. Roma scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Lazio have not conceded a goal in 4 consecutive games. Roma have kept their opponents from scoring six times in their previous 10 matches. Meanwhile, Lazio have been able to keep a clean sheet in six of their last 10 games and have scored in 4 consecutive home meetings with Roma.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in two of Lazio’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in two of Roma’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.3 goals in these matches. Lazio managed a clean sheet in their last 4 matches. Roma are on a fine streak of scoring at least one goal in their last 13 matches.

Betting prediction: Lazio vs Roma

To summarize, the upcoming Serie A clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Lazio vs Roma mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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