Roma vs Inter Milan Coppa Italia Final – Betting tips and match preview

Roma vs Inter bettingRoma takes on Inter Milan tonight in the Coppa Italia Final at 19:45 GMT at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome. The defending Serie A champions from Milan still have a possible shot at a treble this season, while Roma is in for double after a very good season. Surely this will be a fantastic match and might even give a final indication on who will win the league title as well.

Full of confidence

Inter Milan comes into this match full of confidence after their 3-2 aggregate win over Barcelona in the Champions League, which mean they can look forward to play the most prestigious final of them all at the end of May at Bernabeu against Bayern Munich. In the Serie A they have showed great form too as they are undefeated in the last five fixtures, winning four and drawing one game. Unfortunately for Inter Milan they have to play the team that have caused them the most trouble this season and their last defeat in Serie A. Their current rivals for the league title won their last game 2-1, while their previous fixture this season ended with a draw. This weekend Inter Milan won 2-0 away against Lazio, which mean they still have a two points lead before the final matches, but they will not get an easy work in this final. This said, Mourinho’s squad will surely be ready today and go for the prestigious treble. For the match today Inter Milan will be missing their defensive leader Lucio, while striker Goran Pandev is expected back.

Great comeback for Roma

On the other hand Roma has made a great comeback this season in the Serie A after a slow start. Since then they have played remarkably by reaching the Coppa Italia final and still being in for the Serie A title. Their defeat to Sampdoria recently was actually the first in 2010, which shows the truly great play and run by Roma lately. In their last match captain Totti and the rest of the Roma squad won 2-1 away against Parma to keep the tension in the league standing. Going into the match Roma has an almost full squad as only Doni and Cassetti are expected to be missing.

Looking at tonight’s final, Inter Milan must be considered the favorites going into the match. Even though Roma has been delivering good results against Inter Milan lately, they are just up against a better team on paper. This said they do have the home advantage in this match playing in Rome at the Stadio Olimpico. The main question is whether the fans will be enough to win.

The match odds for the game in Rome are at 2.70 for Roma to win, at 3.10 for the draw and at 2.62 for Inter Milan to win at 888sport. The odds for the match is quite even between the two teams, which are not surprising given both teams’ are playing well and the fact that cup finals are hard to predict.

Our prediction for the match will be a very close match and likely a penalty shootout in the end. Sports betters looking for a good bet should consider betting on the draw at odds 3.10 at 888sport. We find the most likely results to be either 1-1 or 2-2 for the game today, which can also be played at 888sport at odds 6.00 and 15.00 respectively.


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