Place: Stadium “De la Ceramica”, Villarreal
Start: on the 16 th of February, Thursday 2017. Match start: 22:05 (GMT+2).
Tournament: Europa League. Play-off. 1/16 finals. First matches.
squad for match Villarreal – Roma
Villarreal: Asenjo, - Costa, Ruiz, Musacchio, Mario Gaspar, - Trigueros, Bruno, Castillejo, Soriano, - Nicola Sansone, Bakambu
Szczęsny, - Juan, Fazio, Vermaelen, Peres, - Strootman, Emerson,
Nainggolan, Gerson, Perotti, - Džeko
One of the pairs of 1/16 finals of the Europa League consists of Villarreal, Spain and Roma, Italy. The first match will be held in Villarreal on the 16th of February and will start at 22:05 (GMT+2).
This meeting, probably, is the most interesting at this stage of play off. The matches between Spanish and Italian clubs always attract a lot of attention.
This pair shows little predictability. From the one hand Roma seems to be stronger, taking into account the strength, but Villarreal has always been the team that should not be neglected. Villarreal is always very confident at home arena. “The yellow submarine” is able to dictate the rules to the rivals.
are waiting for equal and highly-scoring game. Both clubs have strong
attack. In our opinion the best bets on the match Villarreal –
Roma will be:
Both teams to score 1.83
Roma (asain handicap) 0 2.03
Interesting facts before the match Villarreal – Roma
Villarreal and Roma have never met with each other before.
All three matches of Villarreal at the group stage have ended with the score 2:1. The hosts have won twice and lost with this result.