CFR Cluj vs Roma Preview, Tips and Odds

Roma will travel to Romania to face CFR Cluj in a match of the 4th round of Europa League’s group stage on Thursday. The Italians are on top of the standings in group A of the tournament with seven points, while their next opponents from Cluj are down on 3rd position on four points.

CFR Cluj vs Roma Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last  games Last games home/away
CFR Cluj Loss 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
Roma Win 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 05.11.2020 Europa League: Roma – CFR Cluj 5:0; Henrikh Mkhitaryan 2’, Ibanez 24’, Borja Mayoral 34’, 84’, Pedro 89’
Last game at this venue: 08.12.2010: Champions League: CFR Cluj – Roma 1:1; Lacina Traore 88’; Marco Borriello 22’

Worth mentioning: Roma trashed 5:0 Cluj when the teams met at Stadio Olimpico at the beginning of the month. Both sides have met each other on five occasions so far, with the Italians unbeaten in four consecutive H2H clashes, as the Romanians won only the first ever encounter back in 2008. They had always found the back of Roma’s net until the most recent meeting three weeks ago. Four of the matches featured over 2,5 goals and also four witnessed goals at both ends.

CFR Cluj vs Roma Stats

As of 24.11 Last game Last games Last games home/away
CFR Cluj Loss 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Roma Win 6 W/ 4 D/ 0 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game CFR Cluj: 22.11.2020 Liga 1: CFR Cluj – UTA Arad 0:1; Ioan Hora 75’
Top performers CFR Cluj: Mario Rondon 6 goals 1 assist, Gabriel Debeljuh 3 goals, Ciprian Deac 2 goals 2 assists.
Next game CFR Cluj: 29.11.2020 Romanian Cup: Poli Iasi – CFR Cluj
Last game Roma: 22.11.2020 Serie A: Roma – Parma 3:0; Borja Mayoral 28’, Henrikh Mkhitaryan 32’, 40’
Top performers Roma: Henrikh Mkhitaryan 6 goals 4 assists, Jordan Veretout 4 goals 1 assist, Pedro 4 goals 1 assist.
Next game Roma: 29.11.2020 Serie A: Napoli – Roma

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
CFR Cluj 13-12 4 5 3
Roma 26-9 7 5 5

Worth mentioning: CFR Cluj suffered a 0:1 home defeat to UTA Arad in a match of the domestic Romanian league on Sunday. Prior to the international break they triumphed 0:2 away to Arges, but that remains their only victory for the last four games, losing all of the other three. Before that poor period, which began in November, Cluj were unbeaten in nineteen consecutive encounters during the regular 90 minutes. Only one of the team’s last seven clashes ended in a win for the home sides. Two of Cluj last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, and also two saw both involved sides to score.
Roma recorded a comprehensive 3:0 victory over the visiting Parma on Sunday. The Wolves are on a run of four straight triumphs and unbeaten in ten consecutive games. Roma conceded just a single goal across the last five matches, keeping four clean sheets in the process. They failed to score in only three of the last twenty encounters, and both times when that happened away from home Roma lost. Three of the Italians last five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals, while one witnessed goals at both ends.

CFR Cluj vs Roma News

Missing players CFR Cluj: Paulo Vinicius Andrei Burca, Jakub Vojtus and Mike Cestor are injured.
Missing players Roma: Chris Smalling, Marash Kumbulla, Federico Fazio, Pietro Boer, Davide Santon, Nicolo Zaniolo and Javier Pastore are injured.

CFR Cluj vs Roma Predictions

Roma to win – 1.72 @ bet365