Roma vs. Lazio Pick & Prediction MAR 19th 2023

Stadium: Stadio Olimpico Rome
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Lazio vs Roma: all or nothing in the capital derby

Serie A is red hot and although the definition for the championship already seems to have an owner after Napoli's impressive campaign, the fight to win a place in the European cup area does not give up with many teams with serious possibilities of accessing Europe League or Champions League. Indeed, matchday 27 could be the turning point, taking into account that many leading teams face each other and one of the most attractive duels will be the one between Lazio and Roma, in a new edition of the capital derby to be played next Sunday in March. at the Olympic Stadium in Rome.

On the one hand, Maurizio Sarri's Italian Eagles want to continue on a good run and in order not to lose their privileged place in the qualifying zone for the next edition of the Champions League, they must keep all three points at home in the capital's classic, knowing which is the favorite of sports forecasts to win.

For her part, Mourinho's Loba suffered the wear and tear of the double competition, although despite this she was able to prevail until she climbed to fourth place. And if they want to continue in the Champions League zone, Rome will have to stay with a victory in the classic, since Milan could snatch their place in line with what the sports forecasts anticipate.

Last matches of Lazio

Maurizio Sarri once again showed that he is an ideal coach for teams that aspire to fight at the top. After his successful stint at Napoli, the experienced coach is once again the protagonist at Calcio, placing Lazio at the top of the standings.

Although the capital team has an interesting squad, not even the most optimistic of fans expected this great present in Serie A. Lazio proved to be a reliable team, even against favorite rivals and a clear example of this was the away win against Napoli, in a result that surprised sports betting.

The Eagles are in third place in the standings with 48 points, being 17 points behind Gli Azzurri and taking the title from them will be a football utopia. However, Lazio is in the Champions League qualifying zone after reaping 14 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses, scoring 41 goals for and conceding just 19 goals, which shows that defensive solidity is Lazio's greatest pillar.

For their part, the last clashes of the Eagles were as follows: they fell 0-2 at home against Atalanta, defeated Salernitana 0-2 as a visitor, beat Sampdoria 1-0 and defeated Napoli 1-0 as a visitor, in the last day.

Last matches of Rome

La Loba is going through a great collective and individual moment in all competitions. In addition to being the protagonist in Calcio, Mourinho's team put a foot and a half in the quarterfinals after beating Real Sociedad 2-0 at home, for the first leg of the round of 16.

Paulo Dybala and Lorenzo Pellegrini are the football leaders of La Loba and thanks to their flashes, La Loba managed to climb positions to reach the Champions League zone as the sports betting had predicted at the beginning of the season .

Roma occupies fourth place in Calcio with 47 points in 25 games played as a result of 14 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses, scoring 32 goals for and receiving 21 goals. In turn, the last games of La Loba in Calcio were as follows: they drew 1-1 against Lecce as a visitor, defeated Hellas Verona 1-0, lost 2-1 against Cremonese in a bump for the forecasts Italian League and recovered with a valuable 1-0 win at home against Juventus, on the last date.

On the other hand, in the Europa League Rome is going through a great present after the 2-0 against Real Sociedad that will allow it to define the key in Spain with a margin of tranquility to advance to the quarterfinals.

Background between both

Lazio and Roma played 159 editions of the capital derby with 57 wins for La Loba, 60 draws and 42 wins for the Eagles. In turn, at the Olympic Stadium in Rome with Lazio at home, they met 79 times with 26 wins for each team and 27 draws.

For their part, the last duel between the two played at the Olímpico in Rome with Lazio as a local was a 3-2 victory for the Eagles, within the framework of the 2021-2022 season and in a more than interesting fact when it comes to Italian League predictions .

The magnifying glass on...

Ciro Immobile is Lazio's top scorer with 9 goals in Serie A, while Mattia Zacagni scored 8 goals and can unbalance at any time.

The magnifying glass on...

Paulo Dybala is the top scorer for Roma with 8 goals converted in Calcio, while Tammy Abraham scored 6 goals and can surprise Lazio's defense.

Sports bets

The main bookmakers agree on a slight favoritism in favor of the Eagles for the duel next Sunday, March 19. Indeed, Lazio's victory offers a odd of 2.62, placing the draw at 3.10 and the visiting victory of Rome at 2.75.

For its part, if both teams convert the amount to be received will be 2.00, while the favorite score is the 1-1 draw whose fee is 6.00. In addition, an interesting combination is that of Lazio 1-0 at halftime and the final result whose total sum amounts to 13.00.

Lastly, taking into account that it is a clash between two top-level teams and that it is a derby with a great emotional factor at stake, the double chance could be a good option to avoid being left empty-handed: Lazio or a draw They offer 1.40, tie or Roma 1.44 and Lazio or Roma 1.36.

Schedules and television

Mexico: Sunday 12:00 p.m. SKY HD and Blue To Go.

United States: 1:00 p.m. Paramount+.