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AS Roma coach delighted with their win against Sampdoria

Sun 03 January 2021 | 17:02

Paulo Fonseca lauds a 'solid' AS Roma, however, demands the She-Wolf could have won with larger margins than 1-0 against Sampdoria

Edin Dzeko

's goal in the minute 72 secured the three points for the Giallorossi to get them to the third spot in the

Serie A

table for now.

“The most important thing was to win the game, the team is doing well, we have been working together and we are more balanced,” Fonseca said after the match.

“We remained in control of the game today and we deserved to win the match. We can do even more, we could have scored more goals,” he added.

“We’ve spent more time together and we are feeling well.

“It’s always difficult to play against Sampdoria, the team did well. When we have this certainty it’s easier to win. The pitch was in good conditions despite the heavy rain.

“Chris [Smalling] is recovering, today he played a great game. Like [Gianluca] Mancini and [Roger] Ibanez, it’s important to be solid at the back. [Lorenzo] Pellegrini did very well too.”

The 47-year-old coach was asked whether


is going to buy new players in the January transfer window.

“Let’s see what happens in January, we are talking with Tiago [Tiago] about what the team needs.”



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