Looking at Roma vs CSKA Moscow Prediction, Roma come into this match on the back of a defeat to SPAL in the league. They will now focus their attentions in the Champions League in the match against CSKA Moscow at the Stadio Olimpico.
AS Roma, which will host the Champions League midweek, managed to record 4 wins in a row in all competitions. Unfortunately, a series of positive results has just been tarnished after Giallorossi was humiliated by ten SPAL players at his own home with a landslide score of 0-2.
Meanwhile, AS Roma had to swallow a bitter pill when diving in the inaugural Champions League match this season. Come to Real Madrid's headquarters on Thursday , Roma were forced to go home without bringing points after Los Blancos were beaten with a landslide score of 3-0.
After feeling dissatisfied, coach Eusebio Di Francesco urged his team to train even harder to perform optimally in the next game. As a result, AS Roma was able to play Matchday 2 of the Champions League on Wednesday (3/10) by slaughtering Plzen with a score of 5-0.
With these 3 points collection, AS Roma is now in the 3rd position of the Group G standings in the Champions League 2018/19. Therefore, the chance of a home game this time will be used by Di Francesco's troops to steal full points again, as a provision so they can qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League this season.
On the other hand, CSKA Moscow is the only team unbeaten in the Champions League Group G this season. Because the elite team in Russia was able to hold a 2-2 draw by Plzen on the first matchday . Furthermore, CSKA surprisingly defeated the Champions League defending champions, Real Madrid with a narrow score of 1-0.
Of the two matches they have played, CSKA is now comfortable being the top occupant of the Champions League Group G standings this season. Thus, this result could be a pretty good capital ahead of coming to AS Roma headquarters midweek.
Even so, CSKA Moscow must be alert to the home team. The reason is, AS Roma is superior in head to head when compared to Viktor Goncharenko's team. In fact, when the Italian giants are running home games with CSKA, they are capable of indeed with a landslide score of 5-1.
Roma vs CSKA Moscow head to head
25-11-2014 CSKA Moscow 1 - 1 AS Roma
09-17-2014 AS Roma 5-1 CSKA Moscow
AS Roma's Last Five Games
27-09-2018 Roma 4-0 Frosinone
29-09-2018 Roma 3-1 Lazio
03-10-2018 Roma 5-0 Plzen
07-10-2018 Empoli 0-2 Roma
20-10- 2018 Roma 0-2 SPAL
CSKA Moscow's Last Five Games
28-09-2018 Orenburg 0-1 CSKA Moscow
03-10-2018 CSKA Moscow 1-0 Madrid
07-10-2018 CSKA Moscow 0-1 Lokomotiv Moscow
10-10-2018 Tyumen 1-1 CSKA Moscow
19-10-2018 Anzhi 0-2 CSKA Moscow
Percentage of Victory:
AS Roma wins 35%
CSKA Moscow wins 32%