It’s been a productive season for the Giallorossi so far as nine victories from their 11 league games sees them sit in fifth place, just five points behind the high flying Napoli. It’s going to be a close call here but Eusebio Di Francesco’s men are tipped for victory at narrow odds of (2.25) with Bet365.
The Biancocelesti are one point and place ahead of their fierce rivals and have equally lit up the Italian top flight with a number of impressive results. They triumphed 5-1 away to bottom club Benevento back in October and have been quoted by the same firm at juicy odds of (3.50) for all three points.
A stalemate at the end of 90 minutes is priced at (3.10) with the same firm.
Roma have the edge over Lazio in head to head encounters, winning 52 of 146 top fight meetings. What’s more is that they have won 10 of the last 17 derbies in which they were classified as the home team, drawing seven times. A double chance in their shared turf is offered at (1.38).
Since the 1994/1995 Serie A season, no other fixture has seen more red cards than the Rome Derby. It’s set to be another intense fixture and backing the referee to produce more than seven cards is priced at (1.72).
1.72) to score anytime.