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Ace Football previews the Serie A round 37 match between Roma and Genoa and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Genoa go up against Roma on Sunday for a Serie A meeting at Stadio Olimpico, Rome.

Ranked as number 6 in the Serie A standings, Roma, have so far collected 60 points this season, while Genoa collected 46 points. This puts them up as number 11 after 36 rounds.


Form: Roma vs Genoa

Roma Form

Two draws were the best Roma could manage in the previous three matches. They drew 1-1 with Juventus, before sharing the points in a 2-2 draw against Bayer Leverkusen. Their most recent match brought a 2-1 defeat against Atalanta. Roma claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Serie A. They also drew one and lost two, as they scored nine and conceded ten goals.

Genoa Form

Genoa are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Cagliari by 3-0. This was followed by a 3-3 with AC Milan and a 2-1 win against Sassuolo. Genoa managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Serie A. On top of winning once they also drew four as well as losing one, while scoring eight time and letting in eight.

Betting facts for Roma and Genoa

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Roma and Genoa. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • Roma have scored in the last 28 home matches in a row
  • Roma have scored in the last 19 home matches in a row in the Serie A
  • Roma have not lost 20 of the last 22 home matches
  • Roma have scored in 20 of the last 22 matches
  • Roma have not lost 14 of the last 16 matches
  • In 27 of the last 29 Genoa matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 25 of the last 27 Genoa matches in the Serie A, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 23 of the last 24 Genoa away matches in the Serie A, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 14 Genoa away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Genoa have conceded in 15 of the last 17 away matches

Players in form: Roma vs Genoa

Look no further than Romelu Lukaku, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Roma in the Serie A, while Albert Gudmundsson managed three goals in the last half dozen matches for Genoa in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.

Betting markets: Roma vs Genoa

Full-time result

Roma claimed a modest five wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in two of the games, whilst losing three. Genoa won three of their last 10 games away, drew six and lost one of the games in this run. Roma have not lost to Genoa in 16 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Roma scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. Genoa scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Both teams have scored in last 5 consecutive Roma games Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Roma managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Genoa kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches.

Total goals

Roma saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Genoa, who scored 1.5 times on average in these matches.

Betting prediction: Roma vs Genoa

To sum up, the upcoming match between Roma and Genoa seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Serie A game.

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