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Roma vs. Sampdoria 4/3/2022 Serie A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Roma clashes with Sampdoria on 4/3/2022 at 12:00 PM.

Roma clashes with Sampdoria in a Serie A match. Roma with a record of 15-6-9 this season comes into this game with a 6-2-6 record on the road. Sampdoria is 8-5-17 this season and is 4-3-8 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Roma and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Sampdoria came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Roma at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Sampdoria and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against Roma.

The Roma Roster

The Players to Watch for the Roma

Tammy Abraham FW



Tammy Abraham has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Roma teammates, Tammy Abraham had 15 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Tammy Abraham has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Tammy Abraham has 2 Red Cards this season.

Rick Karsdorp DF



As a scorer, Rick Karsdorp had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Rick Karsdorp has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Rick Karsdorp has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Rick Karsdorp has 0 Red Cards this season.

Gianluca Mancini DF



Gianluca Mancini has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Roma teammates, Gianluca Mancini had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gianluca Mancini has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gianluca Mancini has 0 Red Cards this season.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan MF,FW



Henrikh Mkhitaryan has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Roma teammates, Henrikh Mkhitaryan had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Henrikh Mkhitaryan has 0 Red Cards this season.

Roger Ibanez DF



As a scorer, Roger Ibanez had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Roma teammates, Roger Ibanez had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Roger Ibanez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Roger Ibanez has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Sampdoria Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sampdoria

Antonio Candreva MF,FW



As a scorer, Antonio Candreva had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Antonio Candreva has 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Antonio Candreva has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Antonio Candreva has 2 Red Cards this season.

Bartosz Bereszyński DF



As a scorer, Bartosz Bereszyński had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria teammates, Bartosz Bereszyński had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bartosz Bereszyński has 0 Red Cards this season.

Morten Thorsby MF



As a scorer, Morten Thorsby had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sampdoria teammates, Morten Thorsby had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Morten Thorsby has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Morten Thorsby has 0 Red Cards this season.

Francesco Caputo FW



As a scorer, Francesco Caputo had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Francesco Caputo has 9 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Francesco Caputo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Francesco Caputo has 0 Red Cards this season.

Omar Colley DF



As a scorer, Omar Colley had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Omar Colley has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Omar Colley has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Omar Colley has 0 Red Cards this season.

Roma Team Stats

The Roma Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Roma was able to score 1.47 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Roma was able to score 0.80 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Roma converted on 0.32 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Roma attempts 4.6 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Roma is able to get 29.1% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.







Roma Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Roma was able to hold opponents to 1.07 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Roma goalkeepers fended off 3.67 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Roma truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Roma goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 70.9% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Roma goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 40.0% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Roma Utility Stats

Roma tried 11.2 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Roma is in the top 86 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Roma had 15.07 interceptions. This puts Roma in the top 19 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Roma has committed 14.93 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Roma in the top 81 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Roma drew 12.93 fouls. This puts Roma in the top 41 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Roma committed an offside 1.63 times. This puts Roma in the top 37 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Sampdoria Team Stats

The Sampdoria Offensive Stats and Metrics

Sampdoria scored 1.10 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria was able to score 0.77 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Sampdoria converted on 0.33 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Sampdoria attempted 3.37 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Sampdoria attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 31.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Sampdoria Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sampdoria was able to hold opponents to 1.57 goals. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Sampdoria goalkeepers fended off 5.03 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 67.5% of shots on target were saved by Sampdoria goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 20.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Sampdoria. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.

Sampdoria Utility Stats

Sampdoria tried 11.47 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Sampdoria is in the top 83 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Sampdoria has successfully intercepted 16.9 passes per 90 minutes of action. Sampdoria is in the top 7 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Sampdoria has committed 14.67 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Sampdoria is in the top 76 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Sampdoria drew 14.4 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria in the top 17 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Sampdoria had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.23 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sampdoria in the top 83 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Roma vs. Sampdoria Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Roma 2 Sampdoria 0

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