Seven players, including four owners, all out for positivity to Covid-19. Today the Roma Women faces at 12.30 there Sampdoria a Bogliasco and there is the virus that makes an obstacle that is not exactly very simple even higher. Bartoli, Soffia, Di Guglielmo, Greggi, Glionna, Pirone and Corelli the absent today, shortcomings of which the Giallorossi coach Sponge had to take into account, while not lowering expectations: “The spirit will be to go for the best – he told the club’s official channels – it was a special week, we have many positive girls at Covid-19 and it was a problem to protect the group. We are not looking for any kind of alibi, we will present a team up to the occasion, we will go there to win the game ». The regulation did not foresee the postponement, which could only be implemented when a team fails to summon a minimum of 16 members who have reached the age of sixteenth and it was therefore necessary to call the young players of the Primavera: the Giallorossi coach chose Battistini for the defense, Bergersen And Ferrara for the midfield e Tall for the attack.
As mentioned, net of Covid, the match against Sampdoria is in itself an important test. The team born this year (acquired the title of the Florentia San Gimignano) with Cincotta on the bench is currently sixth in the league at 13 points, only 6 less than Rome. “Compliments must be paid to them – he continued talking about the Sampdoria Sponge – is a team built in a short time and is managing to do important things. From the point of view of the spirit she is certainly doing very well, she has an excellent performance at home and it will not be easy to face her ». This is clearly the first ever confrontation between the two teams and, upon returning from the break for the national teams that killed the yellow and red squad (since the withdrawal of the blues, all the positives have arrived except that of Corelli), the goal is still to maintain continuity of performance and results. Against Sassuolo, Verona and Fiorentina and add the 5-0 to Tavagnacco in the Italian Cup on 20 November, the Rome he has consolidated his certainties at the level of play, he has taken a step that can keep alive the fight for a place in Champions and was also able to experiment with new solutions. right in Italian Cup, Spugna has launched a 3-5-2 which could be reapplied to break through the league’s most rocky defenses. The Giallorossi team will have to base itself on this flexibility and ability to grow in difficulties to beat the difficulty Sampdoria and, among other things, take advantage of Sassuolo’s fall against Juventus yesterday and the direct clash in the Milan derby today.