Serie A Betting: Roma vs Napoli
It is a clash of the titans early in the Serie A season, as first place AS Roma hosts second place Napoli. Roma has got off to a scorching start to the season winning their first seven matches where they have only given up a grand total of one goal.
Napoli has not been too shabby either with six wins and only one draw.
In this match at Stadio Olimpico in the Italian capital, AS Roma was favored midweek at +120 at Bet365 with Napoli at +220 and the draw line at +240.
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Not only has Roma’s defense been stellar, but their offense has also been en fuego scoring the most goals in the league.
This match features a lot of offensive fireworks, as three of the top four scorers in the league will be featured. Marek Hamsik and José Maria Callejón from Napoli have combined for nine goals and Alessandro Florenzi from Roma has four goals. On top of that three players from Roma and two from Napoli have 3 goals apiece. Yeah, defense will be at a premium in this match.
Both teams will clearly be on the attack from the get go and Roma has scored 10 goals in three home matches this season.
Napoli G Pepe Reina has two clean sheets in his last two matches and he and the defense will , obviously, be tested in this match in front of a hostile crowd this Friday.