NEWS | 16/09/2018El Shaarawy and Cristante hit the goals for the madridistas' next opponents.
Roma looked well on the way to taking all three points inside the first half-an-hour. El Shaarawy was set up by Florenzi to make it 1-0 with 10 minutes gone, and then 20 minutes later, Cristante doubled the lead. They were caught off guard by Chievo in the second half though, and the away side came back with goals from Birsa on 52’ and Stepinski on 83’. Di Francesco's team have 5 points so far in this league campaign, picking up one win, two draws and a defeat.
2-Roma: Olsen, Florenzi (Karsdorp, 69'), Manolas, Juan Jesús, Kolarov, Cristante, N´Zonzi, Pellegrini (De Rossi, 69'), Under (Kluivert, 81'), El Shaarawy and Dzeko.
2-Chievo: Sorrentino, Rossettini, Tomovic, Bani, Barba, Radovanovic, Obi (Hetemaj, 46'), Rigoni (Depaoli, 87'), Birsa (Leris, 80'), Stepinski and Giaccherini.
1-0 (min. 10): El Shaarawy
2-0 (min. 30): Cristante
2-1 (min. 52): Birsa
2-2 (min. 83): Stepinski.