AC Milan hosts AS Roma at San Siro, in round 28 of Lega Serie A. Just 3 points behind Napoli (6th), the Rossoneri are still in the hunt for a spot in next season’s Europa League.
As for AS Roma, the match is very important as the Giallorossi still dream about a place in Serie A’s top-4 and the ticket for the Champions League next season.
Check our complete match preview and betting prediction for Sunday’s match.
AC Milan won just 4 of their 13 home matches in Serie A
A stat that reveals how difficult it has been for AC Milan in recent years. Far from the glorious times of the past, the Rossoneri are fighting for a place in the top-6, that could get them into the UEFA competitions of next season.
Adding to their poor results at San Siro, Milan lost all their matches against teams from the Top-5, and AS Roma is the 5th in Serie A. One of the reasons why Milan struggles at homes is their inability to score goals. The team scored just 13 goals in 13 matches at San Siro.
AC Milan came back strong from the break, getting a convincing 4-1 win at Lecce.
For Sunday, Stefano Pioli will not have Leo Duarte, Musacchio, Kjaer and Ibrahimovic available.
AS Roma still dreams about a place in next season’s Champions League
Lazio almost made Roma a favor last Wednesday but the team was defeated at Atalanta after being ahead 2-0. Being 6 points behind league’s top-4, AS Roma must get a win at San Siro if they want to keep their chances alive.
Last round at the Olimpico, the Giallorossi were almost surprised by Sampdoria. Thanks to Dzeko’s second-half brace, the team was able to get the win.
AS Roma lost only 3 of their 13 away games in the competition, and are in a 5-game unbeaten run with 4 wins in that period. The team got a 2-1 win against Milan in their first meeting of the season and have slight favoritism for Sunday’s match.
Pau López continues his recovery from a wrist injury and will not be available.
We expect a very tight match between two of the biggest teams in Italy. We believe Both teams to score have great value!