Our football match prediction:
Roma and Torino face each other at Stadio Olimpico in what is expected to be one of the most entertaining games of Sunday’s program. The Giallorossi aim to melt Juve’s advantage to four points and it remains to be seen if they are capable of recording their third straight win in the Serie A. Edin Dzeko failed to score from the penalty spot in a 2-0 win over Crotone at the weekend, but he eventually found the net and we predict that the Bosnia international will pose a big threat for the opposition back-line in Sunday’s football clash in the “Eternal City”. Torino recorded a thrilling 5-3 win over Pescara, but their away record is anything but good and, taking everything into account, Sinisa Mihajlovic’s men are likely to return home empty-handed. Torino attacker Andrea Belotti scored a brace against Pescara, meaning that the opposition defenders should have him at bay.
Highligted Player (Maicon):
Maicon Douglas Sisenando was born in Novo Hamburgo, Brazil on 26 July, 1981. The powerful full back started his senior career at Cruzeiro and in 2004 he moved to Ligue 1 side AS Monaco. After making 58 league appearances for les Rouges et Blancs he signed a five-year contract with Inter in 2006 and he won four Serie A trophies with the Nerazzurri. In the 2009/2010 he participated in the Champions League final and he helped the Italian outfit beat Bayern Munich in the title game. On 31 August, 2012 Maicon moved to England, signing a deal with Manchester City, but he made no more than nine league appearances for the Citizens in the 2012/2013 season. On 18 July, 2013 the Brazilian footballer returned to Italy as Man City allowed him to join AS Roma on a free transfer. He made 28 appearances for the Giallorossi in the 2013/2014 Serie A campaign, with the capital club finishing the season in second place in the standings. Maicon has 76 caps for Brazilian national team.
Highlighted Team (Torino):
Torino Football Club is an Italian football club from Turin. The club was founded in 1906 as the result of a fusion between different football clubs. Because of different financial trouble the club is named FC Torino in 2005. Torino FC is hosting their games in Stadio Grande Torino which holds a capacity of 28 000.The biggest rival of Torino FC is Juventus which is one of the biggest clubs in the world however Torino FC holds more fans in Turin than their bigger brother Juventus. Torino FC has a big football history as well. During the glory times of the club Torino won the Serie A 7 times and the Coppa Italia 5 times. Known nicknames for Torino FC are Granata and Toro. The most famous playerrs that have a Torino FC history are: Hakan Sukur, Kieft, Maldini, Falcone and Baron.