Roma take squeak out a 1-0 win over Cagliari after a 55th minute goal from Edin Dzeko.
Wojciech Szczesny (7) – Made a couple good saves, but overall wasn’t challenged too much, but did well when he was.
Federico Fazio (8.5) – Great play, some key stops, played lock down defense and looked extremely confident in the back line.
Antonio Rudiger (7.5) – Did a solid job on defense to go along with his beautiful assist to Dzeko.
Kostas Manolas (6) – Didn’t stand out too much, did a good job defending but picked up a yellow late in the game and was taken off.
Bruno Peres (6.5) – Solid job all around, did a great job getting forward and making some good passes.
Emerson (7) – Did well pushing the ball forward and keeping the ball moving with his passing.
Daniele De Rossi (8) – Great all-around game, dictated the flow with good passing, including a terrific pass into the box to Dzeko.
Kevin Strootman (6.5) – Solid play, worked well with De Rossi but overall didn’t have too big an impact.
Radja Nainggolan (7) – Looked dangerous all game, taking a few shots including one on goal.
Diego Perotti (7.5) – Another player that looked dangerous going forward, seemed to link up well with Naingollan and Dzeko.
Edin Dzeko (7.5) – Scored the game winning goal from a great pass by Rudiger. Missed a good opportunity at the 30th minute from a great pass by De Rossi.
Stephan El Shaarawy (6) – came on in the 81st minute for Perotti, didn’t see much action.
Leandro Paredes (6) – Came on in the 88th minute for Nainggolan.
Thomas Vermaelen (6) – Came on in the 91st minute for Manolas.