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Serie A Roma v Empoli Match Preview ⚽ ⚽
The Italian league popularly known as the Serie A is slowly coming to an end. While most positions such as who would win the league seem to have been settled, there are other teams who are still fighting for their dreams in the league. The battle for the top four and the relegation zone keeps getting hotter with each passing day. This would no doubt on the minds of both Roma and Empoli. Thus, when they meet in the league, they would be looking to give their all in ensuring that they take home all three points. Source Roma Roma has had a relatively quiet season by their standards. Their initial goal would have no doubt been to qualify for the champions league. However, it is slipping off their fingers and they would have to be perfect to any hopes of entering the champions league places. They are currently 5th in the league. They have managed to amass 44 points and are standing toe to toe with 6th place Torino. However, they are six points off 4th place. They would take confidence from the fact that they have a game in hand. That game in hand is this one. A win here would be absolutely necessary if they want to keep up the pace with 4th placed Inter Milan. Empoli Empoli, on the other hand, has no such worries. However, the problem they find themselves in threatens to consume them and their chances of staying up in the league. They are dangerously close to the relegation zone and could slip out if needed action is not taken. They are currently in 17th place in the league. They have managed to amass 22 points from the 26 matches they have played so far. They are just one point ahead of Bologna and would be hoping to increase their point difference to four when they play Roma. However, to win Roma in their home stadium is no easy feat. They would have to play a perfect game to have a chance of winning. Source Form When it comes to the form of both teams, Roma seems to have the better share. They have managed to win four of their last six games. The catch though is that they have lost the remaining two and those have been the last two fixtures. They would be hoping to stop their losing streak and gain momentum when they meet Empoli. They would be aware that only a win would do justice to their need to gain the upper hand in the champions league race. Empoli, on the other hand, has been woeful when it comes to their form. They have won just once in their last six games. The remaining matches have ended in three losses and a draw. They have in two games. They would be looking to change their fortunes when they meet Roma. Source It would be interesting to see which team comes out victorious. Regardless, we are set for an entertaining match. Bet on this fixture now at BetScorum.com - A super fast commission free betting exchange for sports fans!