Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Serie A round 11 game between Roma and Lecce and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Both Roma and Lecce are currently enjoying the comforts of mid-table in the Serie A. Both teams will be eager to make a push for an even stronger position, when going toe-to-toe on Sunday.
Roma are number 9 in the table with 14 points after ten matches. Lecce rank as number 11 with 13 points after ten matches played.
Form: Roma vs Lecce
Roma hope to get back to winning ways after first beating Monza by 1-0, before winning 2-0 against Sl. Prag. The streak ended in a recent 1-0 defeat against Inter. Roma won four of their previous six Serie A games at the Stadio Olimpico, Rome. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded five and scored 15 goals.
A draw is all that prevents Lecce from having nothing to show for their previous three games. They claimed a point in a 1-1 draw against Udinese before getting trounced against Torino by a 0-1 score. Last time out, more disappointment followed as Parma ran out 2-4 winners. Lecce 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 seven times and letting in seven.
Betting stats for Roma and Lecce
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Roma and Lecce played across all competitions.
- Roma have won the last 5 home matches in a row without conceding a goal
- Roma have scored in 26 of the last 27 home matches
- Roma have scored in 21 of the last 22 matches
- Roma have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
- Roma have won the last 5 home matches in a row
- Lecce have not won 11 of the last 12 away matches
- In 7 of the last 8 Lecce matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Lecce have conceded in 12 of the last 13 away matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Lecce matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 6 of the last 8 away matches Lecce played, both teams scored
In-form players: Roma vs Lecce
Romelu Lukaku is showing good form for Roma, scoring four goals in their last six matches. Remi Oudin has scored once in his previous half-dozen outings.
Popular markets: Roma vs Lecce
In their last 10 matches at Stadio Olimpico, Rome across all tournaments, Roma won six times, drew three, and lost one time. Lecce claimed one win, five draws, and four defeats in their last 10 games away. Roma have not lost to Lecce in 4 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Roma scored the first goal of the game an impressive eight times out of the last ten games. Lecce got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Roma have won to nil in 3 consecutive home games. Roma probably enjoy the prospect of scoring on Sunday, as Lecce managed only two clean sheets in the previous 10 matches. The former claimed five clean sheets in their last 10 matches. Roma have scored in 20 consecutive league meetings with Lecce.
Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Roma’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 2.4 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in three of Lecce’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of one goal in these matches.
Betting suggestion: Roma vs Lecce
Here we present a free betting tip for this Serie A match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Roma and Lecce.