AS Roma host Udinese on the Stadio Olimpico in Serie A on Thursday, seeking to bounce again from the weekend’s shock loss.
The Giallorossi went down 3-2 to Hellas Verona on Sunday, ending their six-match successful run and likewise handing Jose Mourinho his first defeat as Roma supervisor.
However they’re nonetheless aspect, and it would as properly have been an accident, with their sights now set firmly on the midweek fixture.
Udinese are nonetheless reeling from a 4-0 rout by the hands of Napoli on house soil as their unbeaten begin to the season led to spectacular style.
They might draw inspiration from their beautiful 2-0 scalp in Rome final July, however it is a totally different Roma aspect, whereas their very own document away from house is not stellar.
AS Roma vs Udinese Head-To-Head
AS Roma have a extremely good document in opposition to Udinese, successful 30 of their 48 clashes and shedding solely eight instances.
Final season, the Giallorossi received each their legs in opposition to Le Zebrette with an combination rating of 4-0.
AS Roma Kind Information (all competitions): W-W-W-W-L
Udinese Kind Information (all competitions): D-W-W-W-L
AS Roma vs Udinese Staff Information
Leonardo Spinazzola is the one absentee for the Giallorossi, because the midfielder continues his restoration from surgical procedure on the Achilles tendon.
Having began on the bench within the final two video games, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is extensively anticipated to return to Jose Mourinho’s beginning XI.
The Armenian, ought to he are available, will change Uzbek ahead Eldor Shomurodov.
Injured: Leonardo Spinazzola
Le Zebrette are lacking gifted younger defender Iyenoma Udogie. The 18-year-old stays on the sidelines with an damage.
Injured: Iyenoma Udogie
AS Roma vs Udinese Predicted XI
AS Roma (4-2-3-1): Rui Patricio; Rick Karsdorp, Gianluca Mancini, Roger Ibanez, Ricardo Califiori; Bryan Cristante, Jordan Veretout; Nicolo Zaniolo, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Henrikh Mkhitaryan; Tammy Abraham.
Udinese (3-5-2): Marco Silvestri; Rodrigo Becao, Bram Nuytinck, Samir; Nahuel Molina, Tolgay Arslan, Walace, Roberto Pereyra, Jens Larsen; Ignacio Pussetto, Gerard Deulofeu.
AS Roma vs Udinese Prediction
AS Roma want to return to successful methods as quickly as attainable and may go all weapons blazing on Thursday.
Regardless of the shock loss to Verona, Jose Mourinho’s aspect have been spectacular. On condition that Udinese have been poor on the street, we count on the house aspect to come back away with all three factors.
Prediction: AS Roma 2-1 Udinese