Roma vs Lazio 01/26/2020 Betting Odds, Previews and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Roma vs Lazio 01/26/2020 – It’s derby day on the Italian capital for Matchday 21 as Roma and Lazio battle it out at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday, January 26. Both teams call the venue, Stadio Olimpico, as their home. Roma wants to halt their rivals’ winning streak. As for Lazio, they are looking to leapfrog Inter Milan in the Serie A table. Online Betting is slightly favoring Lazio to get all three points in the Derby della Capitale.
Roma vs Lazio 01/26/2020
Roma enters Matchday 21 as fourth in the Serie A table seven points behind their rival Lazio. The Yellow and Reds are coming off a 3-1 loss to Juventus in the Coppa Italia. On the other hand, they won their most recent league game last weekend. In the 3-1 win over Genoa, Cengiz Under opened the scoring in the 5th minute before an own goal by Davide Biraschi in the 44th minute doubled their lead. However, they conceded a minute later to end half time up by one goal. Edin Dzeko put the game away in the 74th minute to help Roma earn their 11th win of the season. It will also be Roma’s pleasure to halt Lazio’s 11-game winning streak in what appears to be the biggest game of their season
Players to Watch: Edin Dzeko (8 goals, 3 assists), Aleksandar Kolarov (5 G, 2 A), Lorenzo Pellegrini (1 G, 7 A), Justin Kluiver (3 G, 1 A), Diego Perotti (3 G, 1 A).
The most in-form team in Italy at the moment, Lazio are just two points behind Inter Milan for second place and six points league leaders Juventus. With 45 points already this season and a game to play, Lazio is in a position to at least finished second this season. Striker Ciro Immobile has carried the Eagles to success with his league-leading 23 goals. That tally is also the highest in Europe’s Top 5 leagues. In their most recent Serie A game, Immobile scored a hat-trick in the 5-1 win over Sampdoria. It should be noted that these two clubs battled it out to a draw in their first meeting of the season last year. Also, the Derby della Capitale is one of the most intense rivalries in football with 24 red cards handed out since the turn of the century.
Players to Watch: Ciro Immobile (23 G, 5 A), Joaquin Correa (6 G, 1 A), Felipe Caicedo (5 G, 1 A), Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (3 G, 4 A), Luis Alberto (3 G, 11 A).
Roma vs Lazio Betting Numbers
Roma vs Lazio 01/26/2020
Summary: Roma and Lazio battle it out on Matchday 21 in the Derby della Capitale, one of the most heated rivalries in Italian football. Roma is out to end Lazio’s 11-game winning streak but Best Sportsbook Online is slightly in favor of Lazio getting the victory in a very close match.
Moneyline: It is a very close matchup between the two Italian capital clubs but it is safer to bet on Lazio with their +155 moneyline compared to Roma’s +166. On the other hand, you can also bet on a draw result with a moneyline of +276.
Score Prediction: Lazio edges out Roma in an intense matchup, 2-1.