Roma claimed a 2-1 victory on Wednesday during their visit to Fiorentina and, after Sunday’s setback against Milan, returned to the Serie A victory lane and placed fifth, two points off the Champions League.
It took a goal from Guinean Amadou Diawara in 90, awarded after a VAR exam, to leave the Franchi stadium with three points, against a Fiorentina fighter, who after receiving a goal from Leonardo Spinazzola at the start of the restart, had achieved the ‘equalization. at the time of play.
It was precisely Spinazzola, with an unintentional detour to his own door, establishing the 1-1, before the push from Roma, in which the Spaniard Borja Mayoral and Pedro Rodríguez entered in the last minutes, had a price .
Portugal’s Paulo Fonseca’s men are fifth alone and two points behind Atalanta and Juventus, tied with 49 points after their victories over Crotone and Spezia, respectively.
For their part, Fiorentina are still struggling after winning just one of their last six matches. He is in fourteenth place, with a five-point margin on the decline.
The two teams interrupted the match at thirteen minutes to pay tribute to Davide Astori, the captain of Fiorentina who died on March 4, 2018 at the age of 31 following a sudden cardiac arrest.