Roma’s Zaniolo Realizes His Childhood Dream (Stats)

A fantastic evening that of the talented Italian midfielder. Zaniolo scored a marvelous goal in front of their fans and exploded in an uncontrollable joy. 

Yesterday at the Stadio Olimpico we witnessed the crystalline class of an all-Italian talent. A bold and fearless play, a brushstroke on a painting that now the whole world will admire.

Nicolò Zaniolo made a difference in the Roma win against Sassuolo. His fine goal left the crowd excited and amazed.

“It was a perfect evening and I find it hard to realize what happened,” stated the youngster to Roma TV in the post-match interview. “The important thing was the victory and the three points. Now we have to face Parma and we must be ready because we want to return to the Champions League.”
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The Italian midfielder clearly stated that he carefully follows Di Francesco‘s directive. “He tells me what I have to do and I do it. Today, I had to go out on the central defender and the midfielders had to drop down. That’s what we did.”

Zaniolo will remember his Serie A goal for a long time. Young players work hard to play professional football. When they succeed then they start thinking about their first goal. “This was my childhood dream. I tried to score also in Cagliari and finally, I did it. The results come if you work,” concluded Roma’s midfielder Zaniolo.

Nicolò Zaniolo | Stats

  • Minutes played: 64
  • Accurate passes: 10 (83%)
  • Dribble attempts (succ.): 2 (2)
  • Duels (won): 18 (7)
  • Shots on target: 1
  • Goals: 1

(Stats by SofaScore)

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About Stefano Bernardini 3730 Articles
A Roman between New York, Philadelphia, and Rome achieving his dreams. Persistence can make extraordinary things happen. Editor of AS ROMA 360 | Collaborated with & Calcio e Finanza | Reported on Major League Soccer | Featured on Bleacher Report & OneFootball EN.

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