FC Porto vs AS Roma Today’s Betting Tips
FC Porto vs AS Roma is a game that matters for the return leg of the knockout round of the Champions League, which will be held at Estadio do Dragao, with scheduled starting whistle at 22:00.
FC Porto: current form, latest results, statistics
FC Porto is one of the most important teams in Portugal, but it also has claims in continental competitions. “Dragons” have won the title last season, with the same objective in the current season, although at present there are in second place in the Primeira Liga, as Benfica. Champions League, Sergio Conceicao band impressed, finishing first in a group with Schalke, Galatasaray and Lokomotiv Moscow in disputes they managed five wins and a draw, matches in which scored 15 goals and received six. Mentioning that the Portuguese have won every Champions League games played at home, in these scoring eight times. After three wins in a row, FC Porto disappointed, losing to rival Benfica in a match played at home, ended 1-2.
Probable Team: Casillas; Telles, Pepe, Felipe, Militao; Brahimi, Herrera, Pereira, Corona; Soares, Marega
Let’s see the results of the Portuguese in Group D:
- 18.09.18 Schalke vs Porto 1-1
- 03.10.18 Porto vs Galatasaray 1-0
- 24.10.18 Lokomotiv Moscow vs Porto 1-3
- 06.11.18 Porto vs Lokomotiv Moscow 4-1
- 28.11.18 Porto vs Schalke 3-1
- 11.12.18 Galatasaray vs Porto 2-3
Roma: current form, latest results, statistics
AS Roma is one of the top teams of Italy, but this season does not shine in the domestic competitions, being eliminated in a shameful way in the Italian Cup, losing 7-1 with Fiorentina, while in the championship is on stage sixth of the leaderboard, six points of the top four. In the Champions League, the semi-finalist with a season did not shine in groups, adding only nine points in six games, ending in the second place behind Real Madrid, but over Viktoria Plzen and TSKA Moscow. The Romans come after a derby defeat, perhaps the most frustrating of the season, being defeated by Lazio rivals by 3-0, ending a series of four consecutive wins.
Probable Team: Olsen; Kolarov, Fazio, Manolas, Florenzi; Pellegrini, De Rossi, Cristante; Shaarawy, Dzeko, Zaniolo
These are the results of the Italian team in Group G:
- 19.09.18 Real Madrid vs Roma 3-0
- 02.10.18 Roma vs Plzen 5-0
- 23.10.18 Roma vs CSKA Moscow 3-0
- 07.11.18 CSKA Moscow vs Roma 1-2
- 27.11.18 Roma vs Real Madrid 0-2
- 12.12.18 Plzen vs Roma 2-1
Our Betting Prediction FC Porto vs AS Roma
Certainly FC Porto will give everything to the ground for victory, the victory being the only option to advance into quarters, while AS Roma will try to defend its first hand, so we expect a match on honor, in which it will be marked at both gates.
Porto vs Roma: Direct Matches
The two teams met in the group stage in 2016-2017. Then in Porto the score was 0-0, and the Portuguese won 3-0 in Rome.
Prediction Today: Both teams to score
Betting Tips: Over 3.5 goals