Roma host their city rivals Lazio on Sunday with both sides in need of the points for differing reasons.
Roma eased past Pescara last time out, with their 4-1 away win meaning they remain eight points behind Juventus.
Lazio hit relegation threatened Palermo for six, scoring five inside of 25 minutes as they look to secure a Champions League spot.
Serie A form: Roma W4 D1 L0; Lazio W2 D2 L1
Serie A top scorers
Roma – Edin Dzeko 25 goals
Lazio – Ciro Immobile 20 goals
Roma have an impressive 4-1 recent record in the derby and recorded a 2-0 success away from home earlier in the season.
In the Coppa Italia Lazio did eliminate Roma in the semi-final, progressing through 4-3 on aggregate.
Last five Serie A meetings
Lazio 0 Roma 2 – 04/12/16
Lazio 1 Roma 4 – 03/04/16
Roma 2 Lazio 0 – 08/11/15
Lazio 1 Roma 2 – 25/05/15
Roma 2 Lazio 2 – 11/01/15
Daniele de Rossi is likely to return to the starting XI here, after missing the win over Pescara.
Keita Balde could drop out of the team here, despite a hat-trick against Palermo last time out.
Expected starting XI’s
Roma (4-2-3-1): Szczesny; Rudiger, Manolas, Fazio, Emerson; Strootman, De Rossi; Salah, Nainggolan, El Shaarawy; Dzeko
Lazio (3-4-3): Strakosha; Hoedt, De Vrij, Radu; Basta, Biglia, Parolo, Lulic; Savic, Immobile, Anderson
Result: Roma (10/11 with Betfair)
Correct Score: 2-1 (15/2 with Bet 365)
Anytime Goalscorer: Edin Dzeko (15/13 with 888 Sport)