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Real Madrid vs Roma. UCL. Round of 16. Second Leg. Preview

March 8, 2016, 20:45 GMT+1

Venue: Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain

Referee: Szymon Marciniak, Poland


Coaches

Real Madrid → Zinedine Zidane

Roma → Luciano Spalletti

Probable Lineups                                

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Missing Players

Real Madrid → Kroos, Modric, Benzema, Arbeloa (all injured)

Roma → Ponce, Capradossi, Gyomber, De Rossi, Strootman (all injured)

Head to head statistics for last 5 matches

Round of 16. First Leg. Roma – Real Madrid (0-2). Full highlights video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZztFhMyFprM

Previous 4 head to head games

05.03.08 Real Madrid 1-2 Roma
19.02.08 Roma 2-1 Real Madrid
08.12.04 Roma 0-3 Real Madrid
28.09.04 Real Madrid 4-2 Roma


Domestic league situation

Spanish La Liga  → Real Madrid position

Team P W D L Goals Last 5 matches Pts
2 Atletico Madrid 28 20 4 4 42-12 WDWWW 64
3 Real Madrid 28 18 6 4 81-27 WDLWW 60
4 Villarreal 28 15 8 5 33-19 WDWDL 53

Italian Serie A  → Roma position

Team P W D L Goals Last 5 matches Pts
2 Napoli 28 18 7 3 58-23 WLDDW 61
3 Roma 28 16 8 4 59-29 WWWWW 56
4 Fiorentina…….. 28 16 5 7 49-31 DWWDL 53

Home/away statistics

Real Madrid (home)

  • UCL → 3 games, 3 win, 0 draws, 0 losses
  • Spanish La Liga → 15 games, 12 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses

Roma (away)

  • UCL → 3 games, 0 win, 1 draw, 2 losses
  • Italian Serie A → 14 games, 6 wins, 5 draws, 3 losses

Interesting Facts

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  • Real Mardid has won and kept clean sheet in 6 out of 7 last matches in UCL.
  • Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo is the top scorer of current UCL season (12) as well as its whole history (89).
  • Real Madrid is currently the most scoring and Roma the most conceding teams in UCL.
  • Roma has won last 8 games in Serie A, scoring at least 2 goals in each of them.
  • Roma has not won in 11 out of 12 last matches in UCL.

Finalizing… 

Although both of the teams are in a good form and are currently on 3rd position in their domestic leagues, the favorite in the duel is very obvious… It is Real Madrid now, after 0-2 of the first leg and it was before the match. Moreover, Roma’s terrible away match statistics, make the possibility of amazing comeback even less. But still, there is that possibility…

By: Inga Voskerchian