Date: 12th May 2021 at 11:33pm
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Roma fell to a third defeat in four matches as they were beaten 3-1 by champions at the on Wednesday.

A closely-fought encounter saw the Giallorossi fall behind to two early goals, as midfielders Brozovic and punished them.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan hit back though, and striker struck the crossbar as Roma enjoyed the better of the play in the second half. They were ultimately undone once more in stoppage time, as Romelu Lukaku finished off a quick break.


Fuzato 6; Karsdorp 6.5 (‘Peres N/A), Mancini 6, Kumbulla 5.5, Santon 5.5; Darboe 5.5 (’88 Perez N/A), Cristante 6 (’77 Villar 6.5); 6 (’46 El Shaarawy 6.5), Pellegrini 6.5, Mkhitaryan 7; Dzeko 7

Player of the match:

The Bosnian striker was heavily involved throughout and set up Mkhitaryan with a clever through ball after spinning, whilst they almost combined again in the second half through Dzeko’s low cross. The former player came within inches of pulling Roma level as he rattled the woodwork.