Pescara v AS Roma Match Preview

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Monday night game in Serie A, as Pescara is hosting AS Roma in the last game of matchday 33.

AS Roma looking to take advantage of Napoli’s draw to extend the gap to 4 points and close in on the second spot. On the other hand, a loss for Pescara would mean mathematic relegation to the Serie B with 5 games still to play.

AS Roma have won 4 of their last 5 games in the Italian League and are clear favorites for today’s matchup. Pescara has been doing a bit better since Zdenek Zeman’s arrival but their season is pretty much over as they look at their last 6 games to play.

Date: 24/04/2017
Time: 20:45 (Local Time)
Venue: Stadio Adriatico (Pescara)
TV Broadcasts: Sky Sport, Mediaset Premium (Italy)
Sony ESPN (India)
Streaming link: www.rojadirecta.me

Team News : Rüdiger and Emerson are available, while Perotti is fighting for a place in the starting XI with El Shaarawy. On the other side, Benali and Bahebeck should be back from injury and complete the attack with Caprari.

Probable Starting Lineups

AS Roma (4-2-3-1): Szczesny; Rüdiger, Fazio, Manolas, Juan Jesus; De Rossi, Strootman; Salah, Nainggolan, Perotti; Dzeko.

Pescara (4-3-3): Fiorillo; Zampano, Coda, Bovo, Biraghi; Coulibaly, Muntari, Memushaj; Benali, Bahebeck, Caprari.

Last meetings : In the first matchup of the season AS Roma won 3-2 at home, while the last game between the two sides at the Stadio Adriatico was in 2012 when AS Roma won 0-1.