Polish fans might have attended Monday's match between Roma and Cagliari Calcio slightly disappointed. As in the previous league match, this time the Romanian coach, Daniele De Rossi decided to leave Nikola Zalewski on the bench. Instead, Angelino, who was brought in on loan in the winter, was given the chance to make his debut.
Just The fans had to wait two minutes to score the first goal. After a corner kick, there was confusion in the penalty area and the ball fell at the feet of Lorenzo Pellegrini. The Italian actor easily defeated Simone Scovit and opened the scoring. Roma certainly did not intend to stop at one goal.
In the 23rd minute, the score was 2-0. De Rossi's players launched a brilliant counter-attack that turned into a dynamic team effort. Pellegrini passed the ball to Dybala in the penalty area, and the Argentine completed the task. The hosts “played like crazy” while the visitors looked as if they “did not reach” Monday's game at all.
Roma's celebration culminated in the 23rd round of the Italian League. Zalewski supported the team from the bench
The players have changed their positions, but the situation on the field has not changed. Roma were still leading the game and creating more attacks. Plus she was lucky. In the 49th minute, Andrea Petagna was very unlucky – the ball hit his handAlthough he tried to keep it as close to his body as possible. Referee Matteo Marcenaro decided to blow the whistle. Paulo Dybala had no problem shooting the ball into the net.
In the 55th minute, Daniele De Rossi decided to make the first changes, bringing on the field among others: Nikola Zalewski.. A few minutes later, the hosts were 4-0 ahead. Once again, they made great use of a free kick – in this case a corner kick. Paredes' pass, Dean Howesen's header, and another goal. It looked like “porridge with milk.”
The Roma team controlled the events until the last minutes and achieved an impressive victory. This allowed it to advance to fifth place in the table. Daniele De Rossi clearly seems to have revitalized the club.
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