Roma vs Lazio prediction and betting tips (March 20)
Roma host Lazio for the second time in the league this season. The Biancocelesti got the better of them in the first meeting. Jose Mourinho’s team are set for a home win this time around.
Tammy Abraham (Roma) has 3 goals in the last 5 matches
Tammy Abraham (Roma) has 3 goals in the last 5 matches

Roma and Lazio clash in Round 30 of the 2021-22 Serie A season.

The match is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m. GMT on Sunday, 20 March 2022. The match venue is Stadio Olimpico, Rome.

Betting tips and match predictions for the Roma vs Lazio (March 20) game are available in this article. A preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups is up next.

Roma vs Lazio latest odds on betting sites

Roma to win odds are priced at 2.55 (+155 American; 31/20 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.40 (+240; 12/5), while Lazio to win odds are priced at 2.75 (+175; 7/4).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Roma — 36%, draw — 29%, Lazio — 35%.

Latest betting odds on Roma vs Lazio (20 March 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Asian handicap (0.0) on Roma — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)
  • Asian handicap (0.0) on Lazio — 2.05 (+105; 21/20)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.66 (-150; 2/3)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)

Roma vs Lazio match preview and statistics

Roma are seventh in the league table with 48 points and a +12 goal difference. They have three wins and four draws in their last seven matches. The Giallorossi drew 1-1 against Vitesse in their last match and won 2-1 (Agg) to advance to the quarter-final of the Europa Conference League.

Vitesse took the lead in the 62nd minute as Maximilian Wittek hit the ball with his left foot from outside the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Eliazer Dasa with a cross. Tammy Abraham saved the day in the 90+1 minute with a header from the centre of the box into the empty net, assisted by Rick Karsdrop with a pass from inside the box.

Team statistics: 37% possession, 18 total shots, two big chances, one shot on target, 222 accurate passes, 76% pass accuracy, 14 fouls committed, two offsides, five corners, three yellow cards.

Roma team news: Leonardo Spinazzola is unavailable due to an ACL injury.

Lazio are fifth in the league standings with 49 points and a +16 goal difference. They have two wins, two draws and a loss in their previous five matches. The Biancocelesti beat Venezia 1-0 in their last game.

Ciro Immobile scored the match winner in the 58th minute of the second half from the penalty spot with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner. This win makes it two straight wins for Maurizio Sarri’s men.

Team statistics: 56% possession, 1.60 expected goals, 10 total shots, two big chances, one shot on target, 631 accurate passes, 89% pass accuracy, 11 fouls committed, two offsides, eight corners, one yellow card.

Lazio team news: Danilo Cataldi is unavailable due to a hamstring injury.

Roma vs Lazio H2H

In their last five meetings, Lazio have two wins, Roma have one win and two draws. Lazio won 3-2 in the last meeting. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Pedro Rodriguez and Felipe Anderson scored for the Biancocelesti, while Roger Ibanez and Jordan Veretout scored for the Giallorossi in the game.

Roma vs Lazio lineups and key players

Roma projected starting lineup:

  • Rui Patricio
  • Roger Ibanez
  • Chris Smalling
  • Marash Kumbulla
  • Ainsley Maitland-Niles
  • Lorenzo Pellegrini
  • Jordan Veretout
  • Matias Vina
  • Nicolo Zaniolo
  • Tammy Abraham
  • Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Tammy Abraham is the key player to watch out for. He has three goals in the last five matches, scored the equaliser in their last game against Vitesse which sent them into the next round of the Conference league. Abraham has 13 league goals and three assists in 28 games this season.

Lazio projected starting lineup:

  • Thomas Strakosha
  • Manuel Lazzari
  • Luiz Felipe
  • Francesco Acerbi
  • Elseid Hysaj
  • Sergej Milinkovic-Savic
  • Lucas Leiva
  • Luis Alberto
  • Felipe Anderson
  • Ciro Immobile
  • Mattia Zaccagni

Ciro Immobile is the key player to watch out for. He has scored in each of their last two matches, hit the game winner in the last match against Venezia on Monday. Immobile has 21 league goals and two assists in 24 games this season.

Roma vs Lazio predictions and betting tips

Roma haven’t lost in seven matches, with three wins and four draws, while Lazio are back to winning ways with two back-to-back wins in their last match. Both sides are a match for each other, the home team are in good form, while the away team have picked up momentum from the previous games.

In their last five meetings, Lazio have won twice, while Roma have one win with two draws. Predictions for this match are Roma to win and over 2.5 goals. The Giallorossi have held it down anytime they play at home, with three wins and a draw in their last four home meeting against the Biancocelesti.

Betting prediction: Asian handicap (0.0) on Roma

Odds: 1.83 (-120 American; 5/6 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)

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Over 2.5 goals
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