Roma vs Napoli : All you need to know about this match
Fifth place Roma ready to host the highflying Napoli on Saturday
Italian Serie A 2017/18
Venue: Stadio Olimpico
Date: 14 Oct 2017
Kickoff: (19.45 UK),( 12:15 AM IST)
Online Streams: psgstream.net/live/napoli-live-stream/channel-1/; www.crichd.be/as-roma-vs-napoli-live-streaming.php
Roma won five out of their six games in this season.This is quite a good start with a new less experienced coach.Roma and Napoli both finished in the top three last season.They defeated the strugglers of this season like Hellas Verona and Benevento. They also edged out AC Milan . Their wins haven’t been anywhere near as impressive as Napoli’s, while Roma fell to a 3-1 defeat at home to Inter already this season.But still Roma will look to put an end to Napoli’s perfect league record.
Napoli on the other hand sitting at the top of the table with two points clear to juventas.They have a perfect league record this season,winning all of their seven league games.They are in an excellent form this season. Their last trip to this ground saw them wipe out Lazio 4-1.
Form Guide: Roma (W W W W L) Napoli (W W W W W)
Last season: Roma 1-2 Napoli
Roma (probable): Alisson; Peres, Manolas, Juan Jesus, Kolarov; Nainggolan, De Rossi, Pellegrini; Perotti, Dzeko, Florenzi
— AS Roma (@OfficialASRoma) October 13, 2017
Napoli (probable): Reina; Hysaj, Albiol, Koulibaly, Ghoulam; Allan, Jorginho, Hamsik; Callejon, Mertens, Insigne
— Official SSC Napoli (@sscnapoli) October 12, 2017
ROMA VS NAPOLI STATS:
Napoli’s last 11 games have seen over 2.5 goals scored. Roma won all but three home games last season, slipping up to three of their fellow top five sides.
ROMA TEAM NEWS:
Patrik Schick remains a doubt for Roma, but he’s closing in on a return. The same goes for midfielder Kevin Strootman and winger Stephan El Shaarawy.
Napoli Team news:
Napoli remain without Arkadiusz Milik, although he Polish forward was already struggling to claim a place in their front three.