This result at the same time makes AS Roma pushed to the fourth position of the Serie A standings – Italian League 2021/2022. The capital team currently have 12 points, or only three points adrift of Napoli who topped the table.
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Entertaining Udinese, AS Roma immediately appeared aggressive since the match began. They then almost opened the scoring when the game has been running for five minutes. However, Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s shot was wide.
The long awaited goal The Giallorossi finally created in the 36th minute after Tammy Abraham maximized Riccardo Calafiori’s pass. The goal became the decisive victory for AS Roma because only the only one who was born in the match.
This is Tammy Abraham’s first goal for AS Roma since signing from Chelsea , summer 2021. The 23-year-old striker’s first goal immediately incised his own record for Roma.
According to club records, Tammy Abraham became the first English player to score a home goal for AS Roma in more than a decade. The last English player to score a home goal for Roma in Serie A was Jay Bothroyd in May 2004.
AS ROMA (4-2-3-1) Rui Patricio; Karsdorp, Mancini, Ibanez, Calafiori (Smalling 69); Cristante, Veretout; Zaniolo (El Shaarawy 74), Pellegrini, Mkhitaryan; Abraham (Shomurodov 86)
Trainer: Jose Mourinho
UDINESE (3-5-2) Silvestri; Becao, Nuytinck (Samardzic 79), Samir; Molina (Soppy 62), Pereyra, Walace, Makengo (Arslan 85), Udogie (Larsen 79); Pussetto (Beto 62), Deulofeu
Trainer: Luca Gotti