Paulo Fonseca praised Edin Dzeko’s dedication after the striker helped Roma beat Proper Madrid on penalties.
Roma continued their unbeaten birth below Fonseca on Sunday evening, preserving Madrid to a 2-2 attract usual time and winning 5-Four on penalties to grab the Mabel Green Cup.
“It used to be a gargantuan night, with each aspects taking half in effectively,” the Coach acknowledged after the game.
“We had a upright first 1/2 and created some gargantuan potentialities. We might perhaps additionally honest have taken less potentialities that we deserved to, however the dwell result wasn’t crucial.
“What mattered this evening used to be the resilience of my gamers in opposition to a team love Proper Madrid, making an attempt to impose our game and tips for the prolonged scramble.”
Dzeko began the edifying, despite links with Inter intensifying in fresh days, and scored the purpose that took the edifying to a shootout.
“He’s the identical player that I saw on my first day here. He’s continuously labored sincerely, he’s been very educated and the implications are there for all to sight.
“He’s our player. He attach apart in yet one other crucial efficiency in opposition to Madrid. He’s a player of gargantuan quality, there’s absolute self belief about that.”
Roma 2-2 Proper Madrid (5-Four pen.)
Perotta 34, Dzeko 40 (R) Marcelo Sixteen, Casemiro 39 (RM)
Roma: Pau: Florenzi (Spinazzola sixty three), Fazio, Juan Jesus, Kolarov; Pellegrini (Diawara sixty two), Cristante; Cengiz, Zaniolo (Antonucci seventy six), Perotti (Kluivert Sixty seven); Dzeko (Schick seventy six)
Proper Madrid: Courtois; Militao, Varane, Nacho (Jovic 46); Carvajal (Odriozola sixty two), Modric, Casemiro (Kroos sixty two), Valverde (Vinicius 46); Hazard (Isco seventy one); Benzema (Bale sixty one)
— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) August 11, 2019