The Italian football season started today after the long break, here is a recap of the season’s...
The Italian football season started today after the long break, here is a recap of the season’s opener and how the African imports faired
Roma Trio Held At Verona
Roma trio of Mohammed Salah, Gervinho and Seydou Keita all played as the capital city club was held at Verona.
Both Salah and Gervinho were included in coach Rudi Garcia’s starting 11 and the duo did enough to justify there selection by the coach.
Salah most especially was lively down the flanks before being replaced in 66th minute.
Gervinho on the other hand did well enough and had a hand in Roma’s goal before being replaced in the 83rd minute by Victor Ibarbo.
Veteran Seydou Keita came into the fray from the substitute bench also in the 66th minute replacing Danielle de Rossi and did help stabilize the team in the middle of the park and also preserving there point.
No Show For Onazi
Nigerian midfielder Ogenyi Onazi was an unused sub as his team SS Lazio won at home against Bologna, goals from captain Lucas Biglia and striker Kishna gave the Biancocelesti all three points, although Bologna did pull one back.