Napoli host Roma in the Serie A on Monday night looking to get back to winning ways after a devastating defeat last time out.

Napoli host Roma in the Serie A on Monday night looking to get back to winning ways after a devastating defeat last time out.

Luciano Spalletti’s side went down 3-2 at home to Fiorentina, leaving them in third place with 66 points, five adrift of leaders AC Milan.

Roma on the other hand, come into the game on the back of a 2-1 win over Salernitana, their third in a row.

Jose Mourinho’s side are in fifth place on the standings with 57 points.

Napoli have conceded in each of their last eight league games and were heavily also beaten by Barcelona as they crashed out of Europe.

Roma have not tasted defeat in their last 11 Serie A games and have managed a clean sheet in six of those games.

Can Napoli dim Roma’s shine? Play here to make your predictions for the game.

What time does Napoli vs Roma start?

The game kicks off at 8pm Kenyan time at the Stadio Armando Diego Maradona.

Napoli vs Roma team news

Giovanni Di Lorenzo remains injured for the hosts but Andre Zambo Anguissa is back and available to start.

Andrea Petagna, Algeria international Adam Ounas and French left-back Kevin Malcuit are also unavailable.

Victor Osimhen will lead the attacking line despite a goalless run of form by the Nigerian.

The visitors will be without left-back Leonardo Spinazzola but otherwise have a full squad to choose from.

Tammy Abraham will be the main point of attack for Mourinho’s charges.

Napoli vs Roma head to head

The visitors have the edge, winning 15 times from the 35 games played between these two sides.

The hosts have won 12 times, while the remaining 8 have resulted in a draw.

Napoli vs Roma current form

Napoli have lost twice and won three times in their last five games, while Roma are unbeaten – boasting three wins and two stalemates.

Napoli vs Roma prediction

The home team need to bounce back if they are to continue their quest for the Serie A title but Roma are in a great place. Both teams will score but a draw is most likely.

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