Roma won away to Inter last time out and therefore increased their gap over Napoli to 5 points, but they failed to keep up their good run of results after losing in the derby against Lazio in the Coppa Italia in midweek.
Napoli have suffered defeats in crucial games in three different competit- ions of late after losing to Real Madrid, Atalanta and Juventus. They now face the reality of being dumped out of the Champions League and Coppa Italia leaving them to focus on finishing in second in the league. NaijaBet
As a result of Napoli’s recent results all the pressure will be on the away side here. Roma are five points ahead of Napoli at the moment and would take a draw, although Luciano Spalletti’s side won’t set up for one.
Roma – Luciano Spalletti is not expected to change what seems to be his favourite XI despite the loss in the Coppa Italia against Lazio.
Napoli – Dries Mertens is favourite to start up front, while Lorenzo Insigne could be the one that makes room for Arkadiusz Milik if he is given a start here
Roma have won their last 15 home matches in Serie A.
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Napoli’s last 8 away Serie A games.
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 11 of Roma’s last 13 home games (Serie A).
Roma have won their last 5 home matches against Napoli in all competitions.
Roma have scored at least 2 goals in 11 of their last 13 home matches in Serie A.
Roma have been winning at both half time and full time in 6 of their last 8 Serie A matches.
Napoli have scored at least 2 goals in their last 6 away matches (Serie A).
Napoli have been winning at both half time and full time in their last 3 away matches in Serie A.
Napoli have won 5 of their last 6 away matches (Serie A).
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