Sampdoria have been good in Genoa lately, winning two of their three home matches with only a defeat to Serie A’s in-form side Juve interrupting their winning run. However, Roma will be a tough nut to crack given they are undefeated in their last nine league games.
Therefore, 101 Great Goals' prediction for this match is Sampdoria Genoa 1-1 AS Roma and is available at odds of 7.5/1.
Alternatively, you can bet on any Sampdoria win at 3.75/1 against I Giallorossi at home on Sunday.
Or, back any away win for Roma at 1.85/1 here at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
You can find odds of 3.8/1 for any draw between Sampdoria and Roma on Sunday.
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The Blue-circled welcome AS Roma to the Stadio Luigi Ferraris on Sunday for this Serie A match. I Giallorossi have the upper hand in the head-to-head, with 51 wins to Sampdoria Genoa's 40, from their 127 encounters. However, home advantage seems to play a huge role when these sides face each other as reflected in Sampdoria dominance here with 30 wins to Roma's 10. Samp were also 2-0 winners in the corresponding match last season here.
Sampdoria Genoa come into the match having picked up six points from a maximum of 18 from their last six matches.
La Samp won their last league match away to Venezia. Expected goals of 1.6 to 1.4 in favour of Venezia indicates Sampdoria didn't deserve all three points on the balance of chances created.
I Blucerchiati's Francesco Caputo was in good form as he scored a first-half brace of goals against Venezia. Caputo now has nine goals this season in the league for Sampdoria and is 2.62/1 to get on the scoresheet again here. The final score of the match was 0-2.
Their opponent on Sunday, AS Roma, come into the match on a run of nine league games undefeated. They have picked up 12 points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Serie A matches.
The Yellow and Reds won their last league match at home to Lazio Roma. Expected goals of 2.5 to 0.4 in favour of Roma indicates it was likely a fair result. I Giallorossi's Tammy Abraham also scored a brace of goals for his side before the international break in the Rome Derby. Abraham now has 15 goals this season in the league for Roma and is the 2.1/1 favourite to get on the scoresheet again here. The final score of the match was 3-0.
Sampdoria Genoa vs AS Roma: Previous Serie A Meetings
127 in Total:- 40 Sampdoria Genoa wins, 51 AS Roma wins, 36 draws.
Sampdoria Genoa team news
Manolo Gabbiadini (Cruciate Ligament) will be unavailable for The Blue-circled due to injury on Sunday.
They are likely to stick with a winning team after beating Venezia in their last league match.
AS Roma team news
Injuries will rule out Leonardo Spinazzola (Achilles Tendon) for the trip to the Stadio Luigi Ferraris. Although, there was positive news this week as the Italian international was cleared by his surgeon to resume training.
They are unlikely to make any changes to the side that won the Rome Derby in their last league outing.
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