Roma collects three points at the Sardegna Arena after having suffered Cagliari’s pace and motivation. The Champions League is closer than ever.
The Giallorossi win a thrilling match on the road thanks to a super performance by Alisson who saved his team several times. Cagliari pushed hard to find the equalizer but hit the Brazilian wall and wasted a few opportunities with Farias.
Di Francesco played a new 4-2-3-1 due to the several injuries that his men picked up after the Champions League efforts against Liverpool. The Italian coach had to change 8 players today and lost Bruno Peres in the second half as well.
The Lupi broke the deadlock with a marvelous shot by Cengiz Under at 15′. The Turk is an authentic jewel discovered by Monchi in the summer.
Cagliari is very close to relegation albeit Lopez‘s men played a great match today.
Cagliari-Roma 0-1: Team Match Statistics