Preview: A.S Roma vs. Fiorentina


A.S ROMA vs. FIORENTINA
STADIO ARTEMIO FRANCHI
9:00 CET


A.S RomaFiorentina
Record24-7-217-7-9
Points7958
Goals Scored6856
Goals Conceded1937
Top ScorerDestro (13)Rossi (14)
Top AssistsGervinho (10)Borja (8)

Projected Lineups

A.S ROMA (4-3-3): De Sanctis; Maicon, Toloi, Castan, Dodo; Pjanic, De Rossi, Nainggolan; Gervinho, Totti, Ljajic

FIORENTINA (4-3-3): Neto; Tomovic, Savic, Rodriguez, Pasqual; Borja Valero, Aquilani, Pizarro; Cuadrado, Matri, Joaquin


By the Numbers

– Roma beat Fiorentina 2-1 in their first meeting thanks to a winning goal by Mattia Destro in his season debut
– Fiorentina have conceded 9 goals in their last 5 Serie A matches
– Roma have scored at least 2 goals in their last 7 matches
– Fiorentina have collected only 13 points in their previous 8 matches
– Roma have won their last 7 matches in Serie A.
– Roma have won 5 out of the last 6 meetings against Fioretina
– Only 1 match has ended in a draw between Roma and Fiorentina since September 2007

The Editor of RomaPress.us, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including ASRoma.com, EuroFantasyLeague.com, and ESPN.