Napoli vs Roma Match Preview, Head2Head and Analysis
Match : Napoli vs Roma
Competition : Serie A
Date : Saturday, Oct 15th, 8:00 pm
Stadium : San Paolo
Preview – Match between Napoli vs Roma
Ready for the Serie A? If you’re a fan of Napoli or Roma you should mark your calendars for Sat, Oct 15 / 8:00 PM. Who has a better shot at winning the game? Everyone is rooting for their team. It’s time for Matchday 8, match between Napoli vs Roma in the Serie A. Fans and critics alike are looking forward to the game.
The coaches Maurizio Sarri and Luciano Spalletti will do their best to motivate their players and win the game. Momentarily Napoli is at position 2 and Roma at position 3. The place for the showdown is San Paolo. In Napoli, Italy the opponents will be facing each other.
Who will be victorious in the end: Napoli or Roma?
Preview – Match facts
Napoli and Roma have met 138 times in Serie A – the Giallorossi have won 49 times (D49 L40).
Napoli have not scored against Roma in the last 275 minutes of play – the last goal was scored by Callejón in November 2014.
In the last six meetings between these two sides there has never more than two goals in total.
Napoli’s last Serie A home defeat came back in May 2015, with the Sarri winning 19 and drawing three of their 22 games at the San Paolo since.
Roma have lost their last two Serie A away games – the last time they lost three in a row was back in January 2013.
Roma have received only nine yellow cards, the fewest in Serie A this season.
Napoli have posted a possession rate of 60%, the highest in Serie A this season, while Roma have fired in the most shots (145).
Josè Callejón has scored in two of his three Serie A games against Roma at the San Paolo.
Mohamed Salah has created eight chances for Edin Dzeko, while the Bosnian has made four for the Egyptian – the highest combination in Serie A this season (12).
Bruno Peres has completed 20 dribbles, the most in this Serie A amongst defenders and only fewer than Ludovic Baal (21) in the big five European Leagues.