Holding Leicester City to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of this UEFA Europa Conference League (UECL) semi-final has boosted Roma’s chances of reaching their first UEFA competition final since the 1990/91 UEFA Cup.
Napoli’s Serie A (SA) title ambitions are very much still alive with six games remaining this season, though they do face the potential disadvantage of playing after their fellow title contenders. Napoli also face perhaps one of the toughest fixtures on paper as they lock horns with Roma for the 150th time in SA, and it is Roma who currently hold the historical advantage (Napoli: W46, D51, L52).
Seeking to improve their awful away form and get back in the race for a top four place, Roma visit faltering Empoli on Sunday evening.
There are huge fixtures in Matchweek 11, including the Manchester derby at Old Trafford. Will Ole Gunnar Solskjaer find a defensive solution?