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Salernitana v Roma: Serie A Action on Match-day 2

Salernitana vs. Roma

Stadio Arechi sees Sunday action as Salernitana take on Roma – 8:45pm GMT.

Roma go to Stadio Arechi with Champion’s League dreams for next season very much alive. They currently sit in third as they take on fourteenth placed Salernitana.

Salernitana is working hard

Salernitana come to this match on the back of a 3-2 away loss against Bologna at the Stadio Renato Dall’Ara.

lost one game.

A win in this fixture, would take Salernitana’s points from 0 to 3, so far this season.

Good Attacking Performance

This has been a good season so far for Salernitana, in terms of goals scored (2). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Mamadou Coulibaly (1), Federico Bonazzoli (1), and Vincenzo Fiorillo. Salernitana have shown a very poor defensive display, having conceded three goals in their previous matches.

Fabrizio Castori could be missing up to three of their players through injury or illness for the game on Sunday.

Roma have three points to their name, going into this tie

Roma come to this match on the back of a 3-1 home win against Fiorentina at the Stadio Olympico.

With three points, they are established in third in the League having won one game.

Roma will have 6 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Roma’s squad has depth, but even so, Jose Mourinho is likely to be missing three of they key players when they start Sunday’s game.

Salernitana v Roma – Head-to-Head.

Having faced each other two times before this fixture, the share of spoils is very even between the two teams. Both Salernitana and Roma have enjoyed a win on one win occasions. In addition, on the road, Roma are unbeaten against Salernitana in one game. The last time they played each other in this competition was January 1999, when Roma walked away as 2-1 winners. In their previous clashes, both sides got on the scoresheet and it’s rated at 60.24% that they both score once more on Sunday.

Roma are odds on to win at 63.69 percent.

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