Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma Free Betting Tips

Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma Free Betting Tips

On Wednesday, Zenit receives Lazio Rome on the occasion of the 3rd day of group F of the Champions League. Zenit is chasing its 1st points. Lazio Rome is defending its good position in the standings.

Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma Free Betting Tips

Present in a very homogeneous group in the Champions League last year, Zenit finished in the last place with 1 small point behind the 2nd. This season, the partners of striker Artem Dzyuba started their European campaign very badly and occupy the last place in the standings with 0 points on the clock. After an unfortunate loss conceded at home against Club Brugge (1-2), they lost in Dortmund last week (2-0). Russian champions in 2019 and 2020, Zenit are currently 2nd in the Russian Premier League with 27 points gleaned in 13 games. After being defeated at home by Rubin Kazan (1-2), Sergey Semak’s men resumed their march forward last weekend with this victory acquired in Khimki (0-2).

4th in Serie A last year, Lazio Rome is making its comeback in the Champions League this season. For the moment, things are going not too bad since the Biancolesti occupy the head of group F with 4 points on the clock. For their entry into the running, they carried out an excellent operation by dominating, at home, the presumed favourite of the pool, Dortmund (3-1). Last week, the Rome-based training took a good point in Bruges despite many defections in its workforce (1-1). 9th in its championship, Lazio does not appear, for the moment, to be as consistent as last season. During the last 2 days, the teammates of Ciro Immobile still imposed themselves against Bologna (2-1) and Torino last weekend (3-4).

Staff for Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma

Zenit has to deal with the absence of 2 key elements: they are the Brazilian winger Malcom and the Iranian striker Azmoum. Rested last weekend, Brazilian midfielder Wendel and striker Dzyuba are well available this week.

Affected by many cases of covid-19 and by injuries, Lazio Rome is very weakened for this trip. Indeed, the important Radu, Lulic, Cataldi, Luis Alberto, Lazzari and Lucas Leiva, the potential holder Escalante and the substitutes Vavro and Anderson are all unavailable.

The probable compositions for Zenit vs Lazio Roma:

Zenit: Kerzhakov – Karavev, Lovren, Rakitsky, Santos – Wendel, Barrios, Erokhin – Kuzyayev, Dzyuba, Driussi.
Lazio Rome: Reina – Luiz Felipe, Hoedt, Acerbi – Marusic, Pereira, Parolo, Milinkovic-Savic, Fares – Correa, Immobile.

The key fact about the match Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma

This meeting will be played behind closed doors.

Zenit St. Petersburg vs Lazio Roma Free Betting Tips

In their den, Zenit can avoid defeat against a very weakened Lazio for this meeting. Zenit victory or draw!

Betting Tips: Zenit or draw
Odds: 1.46