Roma collects deserved three points on the road at the Stadio Bentegodi. The Argentine defender makes a great defensive performance.
We praised him for a long time. We appreciated his solidity and ability to lead the line. Federico Fazio is back in charge of the Roma fortress. His great performance against Verona provided solidity and consistency to the giallorossi throughout the match.
Di Francesco‘s new tactical scheme helped the Argentine defender making the difference. The giallorossi played an offensive 4-2-3-1 keeping the lines very tight and high. This is what Fazio prefers. He has a natural ability to push the line toward the midfield reducing the space of action of the opponents. His interception phase and quality in restarting the action was remarkable.
By analyzing his match with numbers we can definitely confirm his great performance at the Stadio Bentegodi.
Federico Fazio | Stats (WhoScored):
- Rating: 8.68
- Possession%: 5
- Pass Success%: 88
- Aerials Won: 9