Roma vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
A true football spectacle awaits us in the Champions League in Rome when AS Roma welcomes Real Madrid. Roma are level on points with Real Madrid and it will be a good game of football. Both teams are highly motivated for this game and we will enjoy in one interesting and exciting football game with lots of scoring chances and goals.
Roma play with some oscillating in form this season, but they have managed to boost their hopes of qualifying in their last two games with home and away wins to CSKA Moscow. They like to play aggressive in attack and have scored at least 2 goals in 6 of their last 7 matches in the Champions League. Edin Dzeko is joint top of the UEFA Champions League scoring charts with five goals. In the Champions League AS Roma play very well and they have won four of their last five UCL games. Roma have won their last seven home Champions League games, but this time they have a truly hard job to do. They have kept a clean sheet in six of these seven Champions League matches. On Tuesday night Roma play against Madrid who are holders and 13-time champions and they can't be closer to win.
On the other side Real Madrid like to play offensive and aggressive football and all players are highly motivated for this game after debacle in La Liga on Saturday. They have played with over 2.5 goals scored in 28 of their last 30 Champions League matches. The Los Blancos have a very good records in the Champions League, they are semi-finalists or better in each of the last eight seasons. They have failed to score just once in their last 32 Champions League matches. The Madridians have scored at least 2 goals in their last 4 matches against Roma in all competitions.
When it comes to their mutual encounters Real Madrid have very good records. The Los Blancos have won four of their five previous away matches against Roma in European competition. After 3-0 victory in the reverse fixture this season thanks to goals from Isco, Gareth Bale and Mariano Diaz, looks like Real Madrid are closer to win this game. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win a big with our prediction and betting tips.
Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco: "It's always a tough game against Real, regardless of who's available or not. They've won the last three Champions League titles, but I'm sure they'll find it tough to beat us tomorrow."
Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari: "We have to produce a performance as we always do in the Champions League and match up to our history in this competition; it seems easy, but it isn't."
Roma have many missing players for the match against Los Blancos. De Rossi, Karsdorp, Pastore and Pellegrini are injured and they will not play on Tuesday night. Olsen and Perotti are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Real Madrid also have big injury concerns before this game. Casemiro, Nacho, Navas, Odriozola and Reguilón are injured and they will not play in Rome. All other players are available to play and they are ready for the match.
Possible starting lineups
Roma: Olsen; Santon, Fazio, Manolas, Kolarov; Florenzi, Nzonzi, Cristante; Ünder, Džeko, El Shaarawy
Real Madrid: Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo, Ceballos, Kroos, Modrić; Isco, Bale, Benzema
Roma vs Real Madrid Prediction
This game is going to be a perfect betting opportunity to place our bets and win a big. The teams are level on points and they are highly motivated for this game. Madrid come into Wednesday's game on the back of a surprising defeat and they want to punish somebody. But, Roma are ready and they will try to score from the first minute. However, this game will be an interesting one with lots of thrills and excitements. We expect lots of scoring chances and lots of goals. Over 2.5 goals have been scored in seven of the 11 previous meetings between two teams.
So, our prediction and betting tips for the match Roma vs Real Madrid prediction: Over 2.5 goals. We expect from both sides to create many scoring chances, and we expect from both to score at least two goals. It is our second betting pick for this game. But, Roma set to be without several key stars and if you want to take a risk and win a big then can try with risky bet on correct score 2-3. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.