AS Roma need a mountain to climb when they host Lyon to Stadio Olimpico in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday night, March 16th (March 17th in IST).
AS Roma Vs Lyon UEFA Europa League 16th March 2017 Details
Roma and Lyon have each won one, drawn one, and lost one of their three previous meetings. Roma have won 81% of their home games in all competitions this season, whilst Lyon have lost 67% of their last six on the road.
Dates, Fixtures, Schedule
|United States of America (EST Eastern Standard Time)||16.03.2017 15:05 EST|
|England (GMT Europe Time) (United Kingdom)||16.03.2017 20:05 GMT+0|
|India (IST Indian Time)||17.03.2017 1:35 IST|
Stadio Olimpico, Rome
TV Channels, Telecast Online
|USA TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||WatchESPN, Fox Soccer 2GO USA, ESPN3 USA|
|UK TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||BT Sport Live Streaming, BT Sport 3|
|Indian TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||TEN 1|
AS Roma Vs Lyon Live Online Commentary
If AS Roma are really ready to go through to next stage of Europa League, they have to try so hard to upturn the two goal deficit from their firs leg loss in France. However, the Italian side has been average at home in Europe this season with 2 victories, 2 defeats and a draw. Also they have scored 11 times at home in Europe in this campaign and conceded 8 goals. As regards injury news: midfielder Alessandro Florenzi is expected to miss out this clash.
On the other hand, Olympique Lyon will be hoping to get the fairest of results in this match, they already have a 2 goal advantage and will be aiming to protect the lead. The French side has shown some good football on the road this season as they are undefeated in their last 3 European matches away from home with 2 wins and a draw. Touching visitors squad news: defensive duo Mouctar Diakhaby and Maciej Rybus are sidelined for Lyon.