Emotional Mourinho shares hugs with Roma squad after remarkable 1-2 triumph against Sassuolo

Roma secured a late comeback victory in Serie A, overcoming a 1-0 deficit against Sassuolo.

Jose Mourinho Personally Goes And Hugs Every Player
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In this evening’s Serie A match, Roma secured yet another late comeback victory.

Initially trailing 1-0 against Sassuolo at the Mapei Stadium early in the first half, the Giallorossi orchestrated a turnaround courtesy of Paulo Dybala and Rasmus Kristensen, who netted two goals.

Upon the final whistle, Mourinho and his team made their way to acknowledge the devoted travelling fans in the away section of the stadium.

Mourinho, affectionately known as The Special One, was observed embracing each and every Roma player in a celebratory gesture.

This heartfelt display of camaraderie followed the team’s hard-fought triumph, securing three crucial points that momentarily levelled their score with Napoli.

Roma performance and stats


Manager: Daniele De Rossi
Rank 6th
Win 13
Draw 5
Loss 8
Goals 48-32
Diff 16
Rank 2nd
Win 4
Draw 1
Loss 1
Goals 12-4
Diff 8

Roma is currently 4th in the Serie A with 24 points.

In the last 14 games, it has won 7 times, drawn 3 times, and lost 4 times. In its last match, Roma won 1-2 against Sassuolo.​​

It has a positive goal difference after scoring 27 goals and conceding 16.​