Both protagonists will play tonight in the second round of group stage. Even though they are on the last position on the table, AS Roma is the favorite team.
After one defeat, AS Roma are on the last position. So far, they have been defeated in the game against Real Madrid, 3-0. Talking about the matches between both teams, AS Roma is undefeeated in the last 3 meetings, ticking two 1-1 draws and one win. When they have played at home, the team is in a good shape, with only one loss in the last 11 games. AS Roma will play with a 4 - 3 - 3 formation, with Shaarawy, Dzeko and Under in attack. Pastore and Perotii are injured so they will not participate at this match.
After one 2-2 draw against TSKA Moscova, Plzen are on the 3rd position with a 2-2 goal difference. Both goals have been scored by Krmencik in the first half of the game. The last two matches played away took place in 1.Liga and they were both losses. In these games, Plzen didn’t manage to score any goal. It is likely to see a 4 - 4 - 1 - 1 lineup, with Krmencik as the main striker. There will be no missing player in this meeting.