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AS Roma vs Empoli Prediction & Betting tips
AS Roma has had a disastrous week and is visiting Empoli, who desperately needs the points to stay above the relegation streak. Can Empoli Roma hurt even more?
AS Roma had two hard knocks in one week. Last weekend, it played the Derby della Capitale and got a painful beating from Lazio. Already after twelve minutes Caicedo scored the 1-0 after a perfect pass from Correa, after which Roma went on the hunt for the equalizer. The best chances were for the away team to Lazio in the 73rd minute got a fair penalty. Immobile rounded it off perfectly, after which the 3-0 fell just before time.
After this damper Roma traveled to Portugal for the return with FC Porto. At home it was ten minutes before time to get a counter-hit, which eventually turned out to be very expensive. Porto was much better this time and also was not allowed to complain about the arbitration. Although it was the inferior, Roma had to decide the game in her favor, as Edin Dzeko got two more chances in the extension.
Empoli took four important points in the last three weeks in the fight against relegation, Off at AC Milan had nothing to bring in and lost the chance 3-0, in the home games the team was there. Sassuolo won no less than 3-0, Empoli did not create many more opportunities but was especially deadly effective. Last weekend it got a chance against Parma but gave it a lot of space in the defense. It was not against it. Ten minutes before time, it was a 2-3 deficit by a goal from Bruno Alves, who made his own goal in the extra time.
Three weeks ago, Empoli was on as many points as number eighteen Bologna, now it is four points. Although today it will not be out of the question for Roma, the eyes will be focused on next week. Then Empoli receives in his house number nineteen Frosinone, which stands for five points.
AS Roma vs Empoli head to head matches
06.10.18 SA Empoli AS Roma 0 : 2
01.04.17 SA AS Roma Empoli 2 : 0
30.10.16 SA Empoli AS Roma 0 : 0
27.02.16 SA Empoli AS Roma 1 : 3
17.10.15 SA AS Roma Empoli 3 : 1