ROME, – Adem Ljajic scored twice to make AS Roma drew 2-2 after trailing 0-2, the Serie A match against Sassuolo, at the Olimpico on Saturday (06/12/2014). With that result, Roma came in second place with a value of 32, or lose three points from Juventus.
Rome dominated the match, but difficult to disassemble the visitors’ defense. Rome has not overcome the problem, when Sassuolo opening through Simone Zaza difference in k–15 minutes. He beat Morgan De Sanctis with a left-footed shot from close range, utilizing a back-pass which released Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa.
Rome has not created a reply, when Zaza recorded a second goal in the 18th minute. This time, he passed the ball into the middle of the goal with a right-footed shot from the middle of the penalty box, use the feedback Simone Missiroli.
Afterwards, Rome increase the intensity of the attacks. They improve the control of the ball and pressed from all sides. Sassuolo reacted by tightening the defense. Plus the performance of goalkeeper -Andrea Consigli, Sassuolo survived the threats host.
In the 39th minute and 40th, for example, Adem Ljajic and Miralem Pjanic fired a shot from the middle of the penalty box, which blocked the player Sassuolo. Mattia Destro mencob his luck in the 41st minute. However, his efforts foundered in the hands of Consigli.
In the midst of the rising business, Roma have problems. Midfielder Daniele de Rossi received a second yellow card in the 50th minute, after the rated breaking Domenico Berardi.
With ten players, Rome show the effort to score a goal, which is bearing fruit in the 77th minute. Roma cut the gap to 1-2, thanks to Ljajic shot from the spot. Penalty awarded to Rome after Sime Vrsaljko rated referee to handball.
Rome kept trying and finally managed to get the second goal, again from Ljajic, at minute 90 + 3. After outwit Consigli, Alessandro Florenzi release bait that greeted Ljajic. Ljajic then fired the ball into the goal for the visitors with a right-footed shot from the middle of the penalty box.
After the second goal Ljajic, Sassuolo lost Vrsaljko. Vrsaljko was given a second yellow card for violating Ljajic. Shortly thereafter, the referee blew the whistle signaled the end of the fight.
According to the Lega Serie A, throughout the game that Rome releasing four accurate shots from 18 businesses, with 70 percent of possession. The Sassuolo fired three shots bead of six experiments.
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Rome: 26–Morgan De Sanctis; 2–Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, 24–Alessandro Florenzi, 25–José Cholevas, 44–Kostas Manolas; 6–Kevin Strootman (4–Radja Nainggolan 54), 15–Miralem Pjanic (20–Seydou Keita 72), 16–Daniele De Rossi; 7–Jose Manuel Iturbe (27–Gervinho 55), 8–Adem Ljajic, 22–Mattia Destro
Coach: Rudi Garcia
Sassuolo: 47–Andrea Consigli; 11–Sime Vrsaljko, 15–Francesco Acerbi, 28–Paolo Cannavaro, 31–Federico Peluso; 7–Simone Missiroli, 19–Saphir Taïder, 33–Matteo Brighi (8–Davide Biondini
81), 10–Simone Zaza (99–Sergio Floccari 55), 17–Nicola Sansone, 25–Domenico Berardi (83–Antonio Floro Flores 81)
Coach: Eusebio Di Francesco