Rome Had Difficulty, Rudi Garcia: Just Leave His ball to Pjanic
Parma – AS Roma have struggled to win over Parma. Got an impasse, a free kick from Miralem Pjanic pretty secure three points for the Giallorossi.
Rome created difficulties when they travel to the Ennio Tardini on Thursday (09/25/2014) pm dawn. Although able to appear dominant with 64% ball possession, ‘Capital Wolves’ only able to record four chances on target from 13 attempts. While Parma was able to carve a number of targets on the same kick just out of six attempts.
Adem Ljajic bring Rome first lead in the 28th minute, before Paolo De Ceglie equalized in the 56th minute through a corner scheme. When the game seemed to end up with the same score strong, Rome get a chance from a free kick not far from the penalty box.
Pjanic who ran as an executor resolve these opportunities with a curling free kick which flew into the top right corner of the goal.
“We played well the first half of which were very good quality of our possession. Always difficult when they travel to Parma and I really liked Donadoni, although we saw Parma were more likely to survive tonight,” said coach Rudi Garcia told Sky Sport Italia .
“We played well not only because it scored the first goal, which I feel very happy to Adem Ljajic, and I knew at halftime we might have trouble in the face of a dead ball. Besides that, we never really let the opponent can be an opportunity, “he continued.
“How can we overcome the deadlock situation? Give the ball to see Pjanic and he scored a free kick genius!” added the Frenchman.
This victory brought Rome to continue a perfect pace in the previous three games. Only Juventus who have similar records. Both are also currently occupies the position of the two and only goal difference separated.
This fact further strengthens talks about ‘two-horse race’ between Juve and Roma in the hunt for the Scudetto. But the judge Garcia is still too early to talk about it.
“Juve are very ambitious, we have done everything possible to close the gap., But it seems a bit too early to talk about a duel between us with them to hunt for the title,” he said as reported by Football Italia.