This Thursday, Celtic defies Lazio in the framework of the third day of the group stages of the Europa League. Celtic wants to stay ahead while Lazio covets this 1st place.
Celtic vs Lazio Roma Today’s Betting Tips
As usual in Scotland, Celtic Glasgow is ranked 1st. But this time, the Greens and Whites share the lead with their Rangers rivals who also count 22 points out of 27 possible. Indeed, the defending champions have won only one of their last 3 games in the league. Held in check at Hibernian (1-1), they were defeated by Livingstone just before the international break (2-0). But this weekend, they resumed their walk ahead by far outweighing Ross County (6-0). In the Europa League, Christopher Jullien’s partners came out with a good draw in Rennes (1-1) and then they dominated Cluj during the second day in this group (2-0). Following this success, the Scots are currently at the top of their group.
For its part, Lazio blows hot and cold in this group. Surprised on the field of Cluj (2-1) at the opening of this European champagne, the Romans approached the correctional against Rennes in the next match before reacting to win (2-1) and return to the race for the qualification. In the league, the players of the Eternal City has a record of 12 points taken in 8 days. Winners of Genoa (4-0), they then drew against Bologna before the truce (2-2). This weekend, they were led by 3 goals by Atalanta before reacting to snatch the draw at the end of the game (3-3).
The staff for Celtic vs Lazio Roma
For Celtic, the important striker Griffiths is forfeited just as the goalkeeper Bain, the important French midfielder Ntcham and substitutes Frimpong, Simunovic and Arzani. In addition, Australian international Rogic and replacement striker Johnston are uncertain. With 6 goals scored in the league, the French Odsonne Edouard is the co-top scorer of this team with his attacking partner Christie.
For Lazio, the important Marusic (suspended), Radu and Luis Alberto (injured) are forfeited. The indispensable Ciro Immobile, author of 9 goals in 8 games since the resumption of Serie A.
The compositions for Celtic vs Lazio Roma
The probable composition of Celtic:
Forster – Frimpong, Jullien, Ajer, Mbombo – Brown, McGregor – Forrest, Christie, Elyounoussi – Edouard.
Absent: Bath, Griffhits, Simunovic, Arzani, Ntcham, Frimpong.
Uncertain: Rogic, Johnston.
The planned tactical disposition (4-2-3-1):
Frimpong – Jullien – Ajer – Mbombo
Brown – McGregor
Forrest – Christie – Elyounoussi
The probable composition of Lazio:
Strakosha – Luiz Felipe, Acerbi, Basto – Lazzari, Milinkovic, Parolo, Lucas Leiva, Lulic – Correa, Motionless.
Absent: Radu, Luis Alberto (injured), Marusic (suspended).
The planned tactical disposition (3-5-2):
Luiz Felipe – Acerbi – Basto
Lazzari – Milinkovic – Parolo – Lucas Leiva – Lulic
Correa – Motionless
The history of confrontations Celtic vs Lazio Roma
The two teams have not crossed since 2008.
Key points for the match Celtic vs Lazio Roma
– Lazio is terribly inconstant since the beginning of the season.
– Celtic is formidable on his field with 12 wins in his last 13 games.
– Celtic has very good offensive players like Edward or Christie.
– Still is often alone to infuse the spirit of revolt to his teammates.
Celtic vs Lazio Roma Best Betting Tips Explained
Unbelievable at Celtic Park, Celtic could dominate a team Lazio suffering from his inconstancy.
Betting Tips: Both teams to score