Football Predictions

Roma vs Empoli live stream: Watch Serie A online

By Ben Green

Roma vs Empoli live stream: Watch Serie A online

Published: 10:24, 3 October 2021

Roma will be looking to bounce back in Serie A after their defeat in the Derby della Capitale against Lazio last week when they welcome Empoli to the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday at 5pm (UK time).

It was a disappointing defeat in his first Rome derby for Jose Mourinho, but he put that loss behind him as his side thrashed Zorya Luhansk 3-0 in the Europa Conference League on Thursday, and he will be looking to carry that momentum into this weekend’s game against an Empoli side who are currently on a two-game winning run.


How to live stream Roma vs Empoli online:

Today’s game between Roma and Empoli is on bet365’s live-stream schedule for readers with an account. Those without a bet365 account who are over 18 and Gamble Aware need only follow three simple steps to watch Roma vs Empoli online*:

  1. Visit their sign-up page (here’s a link)
  2. Set up and fund a new account
  3. Go to ‘In Play’ section, select the game you want to watch and click the play button symbol
*Please note that Ts&Cs and geo-restrictions apply, meaning readers in certain countries will be unable to live stream certain games for reasons to do with broadcasting rights. Users must have a funded account or placed a bet in the last 24 hours. All odds and offers within this article are accurate at the time of writing (09:00, 03/10/2021). 18+ only, BeGambleAware.

Scoreline prediction: Roma 1-0 Empoli

Compare football odds to get the best in the market using the Oddspedia tool below. Selecting a price will take you to the bookmaker’s sign-up page, where you can register, claim whatever welcome offer is available to new customers and place your bet. (18+ only, Be Gamble Aware)


Roma vs Empoli build-up, previous line-ups & injury news:

Mourinho locked metaphorical horns with another former Chelsea manager last week in Maurizio Sarri, but it was the more recent Blues boss who claimed the spoils in the first Derby della Capitale of the season, with Lazio edging a tight contest 3-2. That defeat was Mourinho’s second of the season, but his side remain ensconced in the top four and he will be aiming to consolidate the Giallorossi‘s position there with three points in this contest.

For Empoli, they’ve made a stellar start to the campaign which actually began with a whimper against Rome-based opposition. The newly-promoted club lost 3-1 to Lazio on matchday one, but since that opening-day defeat, Aurelio Andreazzoli’s side have claimed the scalp of Juventus, keeping a lid on the Italian giants in a 1-0 win, and won successive matches against Cagliari and Bologna heading into this match in the capital.

  • Roma (vs Zorya Luhansk): Patricio; Ibanez, Smalling, Kumbulla, Calafiori; Cristante, Darboe, Perez, Pellegrini, El Shaarawy; Shomurodov.
  • Empoli (vs Bologna): Vicario; Stojanovic, Romagnoli, Viti, Marchizza; Henderson, Ricci, Zurkowski; Bejrami, Di Francesco, Pinamonti.

Leonardo Spinazzola remains a long-term absentee for Roma following his Achilles tendon rupture in the Euros. Mourinho rotated heavily for the Europa Conference League on Thursday night, with the likes of Ebrima Darboe getting a rare run out, but he is likely to re-introduce Tammy Abraham, Nicolo Zaniolo, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jordan Veretout here.

18+ | New UK Customers Only | If your account has Sportsbook losses at the end of your first day’s betting, QuinnBet will refund 50% of your losses as a Free Bet up to £25 (min 3 bets) Plus 50 Free Spins on Grand Spinn. Even if your account is up, you’re guaranteed a £5 Free Bet Plus 50 Free Spins provided you place at least 1 bet of £10 or greater at the minimum odds. T&Cs apply | BeGambleAware.org.

18+ only. New UK customers only. Min Deposit: £5. Maximum Free Bet: £30. First bet on a Football multiple with 3+ selections. Overall odds: 3.00 (2/1) or higher. Free Bets available upon settlement of the qualifying bet. Debit card deposits only. This is offer is valid for 7 days from your new account being registered. 18+ BeGambleAware.org. Full terms apply.

18+ only • New customers only • Min deposit £/€/$10 • A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £/€/$10 • Min odds 1/2 (1.50) • Free Bets are credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days • Free Bet stakes are not included in returns • Casino Bonus must be claimed within 7 days, wins are capped at £/€/$500 • To withdraw bonus/related wins, you must wager the bonus amount up to 40 times its value within 14 days • Casino Bonus expires after 60 days • Casino Bonus can be used on selected games in casino only • Restrictions apply to withdrawals, payment methods & countries & full T&Cs apply • BeGambleAware •

Deposit £20, Get £20 cash refund on loses T&Cs apply

18+ only. New customers only. Deposit £20 using Debit Card or Trustly. Up to your first £20 of losses will be refunded as CASH within 24 hours of qualifying bet having been settled. T&Cs apply. BeGambleAware.

18+ only. New customers only. T&Cs apply.

Claim Here
Get up to £100 in bet credits T&Cs apply

18+ only. New customers only. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply. BeGambleAware.

18+ only. T&Cs apply.

Claim Here
£20 in Free Bets when you place a £5 bet T&Cs apply

18+ only. New customers only. First single & e/w bet only. Odds of 1/1 or greater. 2 x £10 bet tokens. Free bet stakes not included in returns. Free bets exclude virtuals. Free bets are non withdrawable. No free bet expiry. Eligibility restrictions and further T&Cs apply. Begambleaware.org

18+ only. New customers only. T&Cs apply.

Claim Here

Player to watch: Chris Smalling (Roma)

Having missed the start of the season with a hamstring injury, Chris Smalling is now back to full fitness and will be looking to make a first Serie A start of the campaign. The former Manchester United centre-back is, of course, well-known to Mourinho, with the duo working closely at Old Trafford, but he will be looking to establish a more potent relationship with the esteemed Portuguese in Rome, as he continues to impress away from the Premier League spotlight. Smalling has started both Conference League games against CSKA-Sofia and Zorya Lugansk, so has certainly warmed up his legs for 2021/22, and having just watched Fikayo Tomori force his way back into the England squad across in Milan, Smalling may just be looking to get a run of games under his belt to maybe, just maybe, catch the eye of Gareth Southgate.

More live stream options: