Fiorentina Vs Roma Match Preview

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Saturday, January 24th, 2015 | 1

After 3 consecutive victories Fiorentina will play against AS Roma this Saturday. Fiorentina’s last wins against Atlanta by 3-1 goals and Roma’s last victories against Empoli by 2-1 in the Coppa Italia. So after last match victories both team will meet at Artemio Franchi Stadium in the Serie A match at 19:45 GMT. Watch this match in beIN Sports 2, SCTV 15 Vietnam, BT Sport 1 and True Sport HD 3.

Match Information’s:

Round: Serie A Match of 20th

League: Italian Serie A

Match: Fiorentina Vs Roma

Venue: Artemio Franchi Stadium (Firenze)

Season: Seasons 2014-15 at Serie A

Date: Jan 25, 2015 (Saturday)

Kick-off: 19:45 GMT and 1:45 BST and 01:15 IST (26 January)

Fiorentina Vs Roma

Broadcasting TV Channel:

SuperSport Kosova 1 (Albania)

SuperSport 3 Africa (Gabon)

beIN Sports 2 (France)

SCTV 15 Vietnam (Vietnam)

SiriusXM FC and RAI International (United States)

BT Sport 1 (United Kingdom)

Tivibu Spor 2 (Turkey)

beIN Sports Connect Arabia (Tunisia)

True Sport HD 3 (Thailand)

TV4 Play Premium (Sweden)

Possible Starting Line-ups:

ACF Fiorentina:

Bogdan Lobonț, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Leandro Castan, Juan Iturbe, Francesco Totti (captain), Daniele De Rossi (vice-captain), Seydou Keita, Alessandro Florenzi, Mohamed Salah, Juan Iturbe, Federico Balzaretti.

AS Roma:

Cristiano Lupatelli, Gonzalo Rodriguez, Micah Richards, Juan Manuel Vargas, Oleksandr Iakovenko, Alessandro Diamanti, Borja Valero, Giuseppe Rossi, Khouma Babacar, Mario Gomez, Mounir El Hamdaoui.

Match Preview:

Win 26 matches out of 42 games against Fiorentina since 1994 by AS Roma in Serie A and Coppa Italia also. Biggest win for Fiorentina is 4-1 goals. In the season of 2008-09, Fiorentina defeated AS Roma by 4-1 goals in their ground. Roma’s biggest aggregate win is 4-0 goals at 1999-2000 seasons against Fiorentina. 6 goals are the biggest aggregate is where Fiorentina played a 3-3 goals drawn game in Serie A.

All over in these 42 head to head matches Fiorentina’s players scored 48 goals and AS Roma’s players scored 79 goals. Just 6 matches won by Fiorentina in these 42 matches since 1994.

With 41 Serie A points this season so far AS Roma placed at 2nd position. Before this match they have won 13 matches out of their 19 league matches and scored 32 goals for the team by AS Roma’s player. Fiorentina scored 27 goals in this run and collected 30 points. Last year Roma completed the Serie A season from 2nd place and Fiorentina from 4th place.

2 Serie A title winners Fiorentina also win 6 Coppa Italia, last title was in 2000-01. Roma has won their last Serie A title in 2000-01. That was their 3rd title in the Serie A.

Francesco Totti is playing 693 appearances and he also all time top scorer for Roma. This Italian forward scored 287 goals in all competition at 693 matches.

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