Round 26 of Serie A witnessed the defeat of coach Jose Mourinho’s teachers and students in the race for the top 4 when they suddenly received a 3-4 defeat at the Olimpico home ground against Sassuolo.
This loss made AS Roma drop to 5th place and 1 point behind the top club, AC Milan. Despite having to receive a shock in this round, the representative of the Italian capital still found bright spots when right-back Nicola Zalewski played impressively and contributed 1 goal. While hope Paulo Dybala is still the soul on the front line with 1 goal and many stirring situations.
Elsewhere, Napoli has increased the gap with Inter Milan’s chase team to 18 points after a 2-0 victory over Atalanta and is moving forward to win the Scudetto.
Two stars in their defence, Amir Rrahmani and Mathias Oliveira had sublime performances to help coach Luciano Spalletti’s army have joy last week.
The typical lineup of Serie A round 26:
Goalie: Bartlomiej Dragowski (Spezia)
Defender: Nicola Zalewski (AS Roma), Rodrigo Becao (Udinese), Amir Rrahmani, Mathias Oliveira (Napoli)
Midfielder: Domenico Berardi, Armand Lauriente (Sassuolo), Rolando Mandragora (Fiorentina), Adrien Rabiot (Juventus)
Striker: MBala Nzola (Spezia), Paulo Dybala (AS Roma)
Phi Yen | 05:29 03/15/2023