The Derby Della Capitale is going to be played on Sunday evening. Lazio will face Roma at home in their Round 6 match of the 2021-22 Serie A season.
The match is scheduled to start at 4:00 p.m. GMT on Sunday, 26 September 2021. The match venue is Stadio Olimpico, Rome.
Betting tips and match prediction for the Lazio vs Roma (September 26) game are analyzed in this article. Up next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups.
Lazio vs Roma (September 26) latest betting odds
International betting sites price Lazio to win at 2.70 (+170 American; 17/10 Fractional). The odds for a draw are priced at 3.50 (+250; 5/2), while the Roma to win is priced at 2.65 (+165; 33/20).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Lazio — 36%, draw — 27%, Roma — 37%.
Latest betting odds on Lazio vs Roma (26 September 2021):
- Over 2.5 goals —1.71 (-140; 5/7)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Asian handicap (-0.0) on Lazio — 1.98 (-102; 50/51)
- Asian handicap (+0.0) on Roma — 1.95 (-105; 20/21)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.57 (-175; 4/7)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.25 (+125; 5/4)
Lazio vs Roma (September 26) match preview and statistics
Lazio have drawn two consecutive matches. They have two wins, two draws and one loss in five league matches. The Biancocelesti drew 1-1 with Torino in the last match.
Marko Pjaca gave Torino the lead in the 76th minute, three minutes after entering the game. He scored with a header from Wilfried Singo’s cross. Ciro Immobile came to the rescue as he converted the penalty in the 90+1 minute of the second half. He hit the shot with his right foot to the bottom left corner, Vedat Muriqi drew the foul in the penalty area.
Maurizio Sarri’s men didn’t play a good game. They created just one chance and had two shots on target. Top stats, 54% possession, six total shots, one chance and a 0.94 xG. Lazio face Roma at home in the next game, Sarri’s team need to play better if they want to beat Jose Mourinho’s men.
Lazio team news: Bobby Adekanye and Mattia Zaccagni are unavailable due to injuries.
Roma beat Udinese 1-0 in the last match. They are fourth in the league table with 12 points. The Giallorossi have four wins and one loss in five league games.
Tammy Abraham’s goal in the 36th minute of the first half sees them through with the win. He hit the shot with his right foot from very close range to the bottom left corner, Riccardo Calafiori provided the assist. Tammy has been crucial to the team’s success since his arrival, with two goals and two assists in five league matches.
Lorenzo Pellegrini got a second yellow in the 90th minute for a bad foul and was sent off. He will miss their game on Sunday. Jose Mourinho’s men had 52% possession, 86% pass accuracy, 12 shots, 10 chances and a 1.36 xG. Only two of their shots went on target and two big chances were created. They seek a win in the derby.
AS Roma team news: Lorenzo Pellegrini is suspended for the match, while Matias Vina has a knee injury and he’s unavailable for the game. Leonardo Spinazzola is expected to return in late November.
Lazio vs Roma H2H
In their last five meetings, Lazio have two wins, Roma have a win and two draws. The latter won 2-0 at home in the last meeting.
Lazio vs Roma (September 26) key players and lineups
Lazio projected starting lineup:
- Pepe Reina
- Adam Marusic
- Luis Felipe
- Francesco Acerbi
- Elseid Hysaj
- Lucas Leiva
- Sergej Milinkovic-Savic
- Luis Alberto
- Felipe Anderson
- Pedro Rodriguez
- Ciro Immobile
The key player to watch out for is Luis Alberto. The midfielder has four goal contributions in five matches. He has to play a good game to increase Lazio’s chances of a win.
Roma projected starting lineup:
- Rui Patricio
- Rick Karsdorp
- Gianluca Mancini
- Roger Ibanez
- Riccardo Calafiori
- Bryan Cristante
- Jordan Veretout
- Henrikh Mkhitaryan
- Nicolo Zaniolo
- Eldor Shomurodov
- Tammy Abraham
Tammy Abraham has two goals and two assists in five matches this season. He is an important asset for Jose Mourinho. In the last game, Tammy completed three dribbles and won the most duels (100). I bet on him to score in this match.
Lazio vs Roma (September 26) betting tips and prediction
Roma are in better form ahead of this match, while Lazio haven’t won a league match in three attempts. Last season Roma lost away at Lazio but this case is different, there has been changes of head coaches.
Maurizio Sarri’s side hasn’t been at top form, having zero wins in four games across all competitions. Roma has a high chance of winning this game, at least a draw is feasible for them.
Betting prediction: AS Roma win or draw
Odds: 1.52 (-192 American; 25/48 Fractional)