Verona will welcome Roma to Stadio Marc Antionio Bentegodi on Saturday for their first match of the upcoming new season in Serie A. The hosts of this game ended on 9th place with 49 points in the final standings the previous campaign, while the Romans finished on 5th spot after collecting twenty-one more point than their future opponents.
Verona vs Roma Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Verona||loss||1 W/ 5 D/ 14 L||1 W/ 4 D/ 5 L|
|Roma||win||14 W/ 5 D/ 1 L||5 W/ 4 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 2020-07-15 Serie A: Roma – Verona 2:1; Jordan Veretout 10′(penalty), Edin Dzeko 45′; Matteo Pessina 47′
Last game at this venue: 2019-12-01 Serie A: Verona – Roma 1:3; Davide Faraoni 21′; Justin Kluivert 17′, Diego Perotti 45′(penalty), Henrikh Mkhitaryan 90′
Roma prevailed with 2:1 over Verona when the two sides faced each other for the last time, back on 2020-07-15 at Stadio Olimpico. The Wolves are on a run of four straight victories in the H2H clashes and unbeaten in the last seventeen encounters, with Verona’s last triumph dating way back to 1996. Three of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals scored at both ends.
Verona vs Roma Stats
|As of 15/09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Verona||loss||2 W/ 4 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Roma||draw||7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last Game Verona: 2020-09-12 Friendly: Verona – Cremonese 0:1
Next Game Verona: 2020-09-27 Serie A: Verona – Udinese
Last Game Roma: 2020-09-12 Friendly: Cagliari – Roma 2:2; Marko Rog 38′, Sebastian Walukiewicz 43′; Cengiz Under 59′, Henrikh Mkhitaryan 61′
Next Game Roma: 2020-09-27 Serie A: Roma – Juventus
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Verona played just two friendlies during the pre-season preparations, but the most recent of them held last Friday ended in disappointment, as Cremosene won with a slender 1:0 score. Verona finished the previous campaign on poor form, winning just one of their last nine Serie A matches. Four of the Yellow-Blues's five previous meetings produced over 2,5 goals, as two saw both involved sides to score.
Roma came up against Cagliari on 12th of September in the team’s last friendly before the season’s opener and the game finished in 2:2 draw. Roma’s only defeat for the last twelve encounters was at Europa League’s quarter final stage to Sevilla, with the Wolves scoring more than a goal in all of the other eleven. All but one of their last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.
Verona vs Roma News
Missing Players Verona: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing Players Roma: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Verona vs Roma Predictions
Both teams to score – 1.70 @ bet365