ROME – Serie A, Roma-Sampdoria 2-1, goal: Manolo Gabbiadini on 11 ', Edin Dzeko on 64' and 85 ' .
Good the first for Roma, another knockout for Samp but this time the performance was encouraging.
The Samp ended the first fraction of the game on the result of one to zero thanks to a network of Gabbiadini propitiated by a suicidal passage by Diawara. Despite the blucerchiato advantage, Roma had created four sensational scoring chances foiled by Audero's big saves.
In the first half, the post hit by Jankto (on another wrong pass from the disastrous Diawara) and the goal canceled by the var in Veretout for a hand ball by Perez.
In the second half, Fonseca changed the face of the match by inserting Cristante, Pellegrini and Zappacosta in place of the insufficient Diawara, Pastore and Peres.
Cristante and Pellegrini served assists for Dzeko's brace while Zappacosta solved the defensive problems of the Giallorossi.
And then there is Dzeko. An immense evening for the Bosnian bomber who scored two goals from the football film library (one with the right and the other with the left).
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Fonseca has decided to launch Ibanez and Pastore from the first minute. The Portuguese coach focused on Mirante; Bruno Peres, Ibanez, Smalling, Kolarov; Veretout, Diawara; Carles Perez, Pastore, Mkhitaryan and Dzeko.
Cardinals, Fuzato, Mancini, Zappacosta, Spinazzola, Fazio, Cristante, Pellegrini, Perotti, Villar, Kluivert, Under and Kalinic start from the bench .
Claudio Ranieri's Sampdoria must redeem San Siro's defeat against Inter.
The Roman technician focuses on Audero; Bereszynski, Tonelli, Yoshida, Augello; Depaoli, Thorsby, Ekdal, Linetty, Jankto and Gabbiadini.
Falcone, Seculin, Chabot, Colley, Rocha, Askildsen, Bertolacci, Murru, Leris, Vieira, Bonazzoli, D'Amico, La Gumina and Ramirez start from the bench .
The race was entrusted to the referee Calvarese of sect. from Teramo.
Assistants : Vivenzi – Rocca. IV : Pezzuto. VAR : Di Bello. AVAR : Of Vuolo.
The first scoring opportunity was created by Roma after just two minutes of play. Mkhitaryan gave Dzeko the goal but the diagonal of the Bosnian center forward was deflected by Audero for a corner.
Still Roma at 10 ', Pastore dribbled three opponents but then kicked on Audero's body.
Sampdoria ahead of the first lunge. Diawara missed a back pass, Gabbiadini dribbled Mirante and scored with an empty net.
Sampdoria close to doubling at 25 '. Diawara lost the ball in front of his penalty area, Jankto hit the ball but hit the post.
Goal canceled at Roma at 30 '. Veretout had scored a great goal under the crossbar but the goal was canceled because previously the ball was carambulated on Perez's arm. The first half ended on a zero result for Sampdoria.
Draw of Roma at 64 '. Pellegrini served a delightful assist for Dzeko who beat Audero with a great left-footed attack .
Roma reversed the match in the 85th minute. Another extraordinary network of Dzeko. On Cristante's long throw, the Bosnian center forward scored once again but in this case he used the right. It is over, Roma won a comeback against Sampdoria.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano