Champions League Match Preview: FC Porto vs Roma (Agg 1-2)

Both teams warmed up for Wednesday’s meeting with defeat at the weekend.

Roma lost 3-0 away to Lazio, while Porto were beaten 2-1 at home to Benfica.

Defeat at home to Benfica was Porto’s first since August, ending an 18-game unbeaten streak. They have scored in every home game this season.

Roma are 2-1 up from the first leg but have a poor record on the road this season. The Italian’s have only won four of their last 13 away matches.

Team News

FC Porto- Jesus Manuel Corona is available for Porto after missing the first-leg through suspension. Eder Militao, Pepe, Hector Herrera and Otavio are all one booking away from suspension. Various Champions League betting options are available on NaijaBet

Porto have also recovered striker Moussa Marega from injury since losing the first leg 2-1.

Roma- Aleksandar Kolarov was sent off at the weekend but is free to play here.

Patrik Schick recovered from injury to feature in Roma’s defeat to Lazio at the weekend.

Kostas Manolas was not risked against Lazio but is expected to start here.

Match Facts

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 10 of Roma’s last 11 games in UEFA Champions League.

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Porto’s last 5 games (UEFA Champions League).

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As at the time this post FC Porto has 1.90 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Roma has 4.34 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 3.71.

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