The prediction of Napoli and Roma comes before the match of the 30th round of the Serie A. This game will be played on July 5th, at Stadio San Paolo, Italy. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
Napoli vs Roma Match Preview and Team News
Napoli sits on the sixth place in the table, and if they manage to keep it until the end of the campaign, they will secure the Europa League qualification spot. The hosts play well in defense, and they conceded 39 goals so far in the season. The real leader in defense is Kalidou Koulibaly, who plays every match without a mistake, and every team would want a defender like him. The middle of the field is a combination of youth and experience, and Gennaro Gattuso is in a dilemma many times who will start the match from the first minute. Fabian Ruiz is a real pearl of football, and it is a pleasure to watch this guy during the entire campaign. Napoli could have been more efficient as they managed to find the back of the net 49 times. The top scorer is Duvan Zapata, who scored 14 goals and had five assists, and he uses every opportunity to create problems for the opponent’s defense.
Roma is on the 5th place in the table, and it is interesting to watch this team. They play attractive football and deserve a better spot. In some games, they were unlucky as they lost a lot of points against the sides from the bottom of the table. However, the visitors tied two defeats in a row, and if they want to remain on the current position, they urgently need to search for a win. The defense plays hot and cold as in some situations they react phenomenally, but, in the others, they make some wrong moves. Roma conceded 40 goals; however, they were clinical in front of the oppositions’ goal with 53 goals scored. Edin Džeko is the team’s top scorer with 14 goals in 26 games, he is excellent in the penalty area and uses every opportunity to endanger the opponent. When the whole team plays badly in some matches, this man brings victory with one move.
Napoli vs Roma Predicted Lineups
Napoli: David Ospina, Mario Rui, Kalidou Koulibaly, Nikola Maksimovic, Alessandro D’Andrea, Piotr Zielinski, Diego Demme, Fabián Ruiz Lorenzo Insigne, Dries Mertens, Matteo Politano
Roma: Antonio Mirante, Bruno Peres, Chris Smalling, Federico Fazio, Aleksandar Kolarov, Bryan Cristante, Amadou Diawara, Carles Pérez, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Cengiz Ünder
Napoli vs Roma Betting Tips and Predictions
Napoli is a small favorite in this match, and it is expected that Roma will show their teeth. This should be a real derby match with a lot of tension, and we believe the hosts will take all three points.
There are a lot of goals in their head to head clashes, and football fans should expect more than two goals. We believe this clash shouldn’t be much different.
Napoli to win @2.05
Over 2.5 goals FT @1.70
Correct score 2:1 @8.50