AS Roma received a minimal defeat during their trip to Juventus’ stadium early this morning Vietnam time. Thereby, Roma dropped to 7th place on the Serie A rankings after 18 rounds, 5 points behind Fiorentina in 4th place.
Although the Giallorossi had star Paulo Dybala back in the starting lineup, he could not make a difference. Meanwhile, opposing striker Dusan Vlahovic had an excellent assist to help Adrien Rabiot bring 3 valuable points for the home team.
After the match, coach Jose Mourinho told DAZN: “The final result was disappointing as we had an excellent first half with 3 or 4 really dangerous situations, along with Bryan Cristante’s header hitting the post.”
“We couldn’t score a goal and then had to concede an unlucky early goal at the beginning of the second half. From then on, things became more difficult as Juventus sat deep with a dense defensive wall. very difficult to overcome.”
“However, I am very happy with the way we approached this match tactically and with the spirit the team showed despite having to leave empty-handed.”
Tuan Tu | 09:46 December 31, 2023