Serie A Match Preview: Chievo Verona vs. AS Roma

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Updated: March 18, 2014
Chievo Verona and AS Roma

Match Date: 22 March 2014 (local time)

Venue: Stadio Marc`Antonio Bentegodi

 

Regardless of the defeat, Chievo Verona’s head honcho, Eugenio Corini expressed his satisfaction over his team’s performance. He stressed that his boys have been keen in creating chances, which, eventually ensured the equalizer during the first half of the match. They may go home empty handed, but to “cause trouble” to a great squad was already enough for Corini.

 

Chievo Verona is just 2 notches away from the relegation zone. It thrives via holding unto a 3-point lead, which have somehow kept them away from the rock bottom part of the table.

 

However, it looks like Chievo is about to slip once again. They need to man on the pitch for their next encounter is pitted against one of the Serie A giants, AS Roma.

 

AS Roma just came from a thrilling narrow victory against Udinese. The club comfortably sits at the 2nd spot of the table and brags an undefeated 27 matches during their last 29 encounters.

 

Given their stature in the league, they have become a perennial online betting favorite by many bookmakers.

 

In this particular match, for example, 12BET gives them a 1.79 value while handing a 0.5-1 Asian handicap to Chievo.

 

Since 3 of its last away matches have seen goals below 2.5, going for under 2. 5 at 1.80 would be a nice move for any betting enthusiast.

 

Prediction:  AS Roma 

 

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