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Serie A teams going in opposite directions will meet on Saturday as AS Roma hosts Atalanta. Roma (13-5-9) is unbeaten over its last six league games and sits in sixth place in the Serie A table. Meanwhile, Atalanta (13-8-5) is one spot above Roma in Serie A, but has just one win over its last six league contests. A Saturday win by Roma would give both teams 47 points with Roma holding the tiebreaker advantage. You can see what happens when you stream the match live on Paramount+.
Kickoff is scheduled for noon ET from Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy. Caesars Sportsbook lists Roma as the +155 favorite (risk $100 to win $155) on the 90-minute money line in the latest Atalanta vs. Roma odds, with Atalanta the +200 underdog. A draw is priced at +210 and the over-under for total goals scored is 2.5. Saturday’s match will be streamed live on Paramount+ with their must-have Premium plan.
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Before tuning into Saturday’s match, you need to see the Atalanta vs. Roma picks from European soccer insider Martin Green. After working in the sports betting industry for several years, Green became a professional sports writer and handicapper and has covered the game worldwide. Since then, his European soccer picks have been spot-on. Green has generated over $37,000 for $100 bettors since the 2017-18 season, and he has his finger on the pulse of the game all over the globe.
For Roma vs. Atalanta, Green is picking Roma draw no bet at -110 odds. The means a draw would result in a push. Roma manhandled Atalanta by a 4-1 score when these teams last met on Dec. 18. Roma led for all 90 minutes after Tammy Abraham’s first minute goal, and Atalanta’s lone goal wasn’t even its own as it came via an own goal. Even without the clean sheet, Roma goalkeeper Rui Patricio was impenetrable as he saved all six shot attempts.
Now Patricio gets to protect the net in front of the home crowd, and the Portuguese star has been exceptional at Stadio Olimpico. Seven of his 10 clean sheets this season have come at home and Roma allows just 1.0 goals on average at home compared to 1.5 on the road.
And while Roma has been stout in Rome, the same can’t be said for Atalanta when it travels. It suffered a 1-0 defeat in its last Serie A road game on Feb. 20 against a Fiorentina team that’s looking up to Atalanta in the table. Green sees the club’s road woes continuing versus a Roma squad hitting its peak.
“[Atalanta] finished 4-1 to Roma when the teams met in Bergamo earlier this season, which should give Il Giallorossi confidence ahead of this clash,” Green told SportsLine. “[Coach José] Mourinho does not have any major injury concerns to deal with, and he should be able to send out a strong team on Saturday, so Roma could maintain its impressive run of results.”
Now that you know what to pick, get ready to watch the Italian Serie A. Visit Paramount+ now to see the Italian Serie A, Champions League, your live local CBS sporting events, some of the world’s top soccer matchups and much more.
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