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Ace Football previews the Serie A round 36 match between Roma and Salernitana and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

The Serie A game at Stadio Olimpico, Rome on Monday sees visitors Salernitana facing home side Roma.

Roma approach round 36 as number 7 in the Serie A table with 59 points on their account so far. With 35 rounds behind them, Salernitana have amassed 38 points, placing them as number 15 in the standings.

Form: Roma vs Salernitana

Roma Form

The Roma team looks in good shape before their match against Salernitana, seeking to remain unbeaten. Firstly, Jose Mourinho’s side beat Bayer Leverkusen 1-0, then held Bologna to a 0-0 draw. Their last outing resulted in a hard-fought 0-0 draw against Bayer Leverkusen. Roma won three of their previous six matches at Stadio Olimpico, Rome in the Serie A. They drew one and suffered two defeats, scoring 11 goals to seven against.

Salernitana Form

In their last three matches, Salernitana drew 3-3 with Fiorentina, lost 2-1 against Empoli and beat Atalanta 1-0. The Granata are winless in their last six away games in the Serie A, in which they drew five and lost one. They conceded six goals while scoring five themselves.

Betting facts for Roma and Salernitana

Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Roma and Salernitana played across all competitions.

  • In 16 of the last 18 Roma home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Roma have scored in 16 of the last 17 home matches
  • In 11 of the last 13 Roma matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 5 Roma matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Roma have not lost 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Salernitana have not won 17 of the last 19 away matches
  • In 15 of the last 17 Salernitana matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Salernitana have scored in the last 10 matches in a row
  • Salernitana have conceded in 16 of the last 17 away matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 matches Salernitana played, both teams scored

Players under the radar: Roma vs Salernitana

Lorenzo Pellegrini managed to hit the target twice recently for Roma, while Boulaye Dia, added five strikes in Serie A for Salernitana in his last six outings.

Full-time result

Roma won seven of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Stadio Olimpico, Rome. They drew one and lost two as well, while Salernitana won one of their last 10 games away. They drew five and lost four. The Granata scored at least once in their previous 10 matches on the bounce. Roma have beaten Salernitana in 3 consecutive meetings.

Both teams to score

Roma scored the first goal of the match an impressive eight times in the last ten home games. Salernitana scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 5 consecutive away games Salernitana played. The Granata managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Roma, who scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of Salernitana’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.5 goals in these matches. Salernitana scored at least once in their previous 10 matches on the bounce.

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 Salernitana.

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