Roma v Sassuolo: Serie A Action on Match-day 3

Roma vs. Sassuolo

Sunday at the Stadio Olympico, as Roma host Sassuolo in the Serie A.

Roma will take on Sassuolo on Sunday, as third takes on eighth in the League.

Roma arrive at this fixture, having secured six points so far this season

Jose Mourinho will hope that success brings further success, as his side look for another win in a row. Their last two outings resulted in victories against Salernitana and Fiorentina.

They currently sit in third place, with a total of six points having won two games.

Roma have won one game of their one League matches at home this season.

Winning this fixture will see Roma on 9 points.

A solid defensive team

Roma have shown a consistency in defence, having so far only conceded one goal in their previous fixtures. Roma have one of the best goal scoring records in the League. So far, they have scored seven goals. This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Jordan Veretout (3), Lorenzo Pellegrini (2), and Tammy Abraham (1).

Jose Mourinho could be missing up to four of their players through injury or illness for the game on Sunday.

Sassuolo’s Serie A season, has so far seen them gain four points, going into this game

It was a 0-0 draw against Sampdoria in Sassuolo’s last Serie A outing, Alessio Dionisi’s men will be hoping for a better result in this fixture.

With one draws in one game, Sassuolo need to develop a strategy for getting over the line in games. They currently stand eighth in the League, with four points having won one game and drawn one game.

Playing away from home, Sassuolo have won one game.

A victory for Sassuolo would put them on 7 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Sassuolo have a good scoring record this season, with three netted so far. This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Giacomo Raspadori (1), Filip Djuricic (1), and Hamed Junior Traoré (1). Sassuolo have conceded two goals.

Sassuolo’s squad will likely be depleted of one of their key players when they start on Sunday, due to injury or illness.

Roma v Sassuolo – Head-to-Heads.

Both teams have already played each other 16 times with the tally being eight victories and seven draws for Roma. Further, the visitors have not been able to beat Roma in any of the
13 meetings. Their most recent encounter in this competition was April 2021 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw. Previous matches between this pair have been high-scoring affairs and the odds of both sides finding the net on Sunday are high (64.94%) so it should be an entertaining match.

The probability of a Roma win is 63.69 percent.