The Portuguese coach believes his team lacked the right mentality in the first half but played in a different way in the second 45 minutes. Fonseca wants his side to keep fighting for their seasonal goals.
It is back to the nation’s capital of Rome for the final round of fixtures before the international break, Roma entertain Napoli in the Derby Del Sole.
The Giallorossi defeated the Ukrainian side again and got access to the Europa League quarter-finals. Roma had many goalscoring opportunities in the second half.
Roma travel to Kyiv on Thursday night looking for professional performance and safe passage through to the Quarter Finals of the Europa League.
The Giallorossi left Parma with a disappointing 2-0 and a weak performance after their Europa League efforts.
It has been a fantastic last 10 days for AS Roma bouncing back after the AC Milan home defeat with three wins in a row in Serie A and in the Europa League midweek.
With back-to-back league wins in Serie A, Roma’s intentions switch to the Europa League this Thursday evening as Paulo Fonseca’s former side Shakhtar Donetsk come to Rome for the first leg of the round of 16 ties.
Thanks to Mancini’s header in the first half, the Giallorossi collected three more points momentarily getting back to a Champions League spot. Roma defeated Genoa at the Stadio Olimpico.
AS Roma are back to home comforts this weekend after a mixed bag of football played in the last 7 days in Serie A.
Roma collects three points on the road to Florence defeating Fiorentina in a thrilling end of the match. Fonseca praised the midfielder and celebrated an important win.
AS Roma travel to Florence for Wednesday night clash licking their wounds after a disappointing home defeat to AC Milan which left a sour taste in the mouth of supporters.