Tammy Abraham was on target once again as Roma beat Lecce 3-1 in the Italia Cup which the former Chelsea man was on target in the encounter, MySportPlug reporting.
The striker was in form as he made an assist before going on to score in the match which wasn’t that of a tough fight against the lower League side which sees them book their ticket into the next round of the competition.
ROMA VS LECCE FULL MATCH REPORT
It was a good game once again for Jose Mourinho and his players who made sure nothing stopped them from getting the job done in the first half of the encounter which wasn’t that bad for them going forward and attacking.
It was a slow start for Roma who couldn’t control the game with their opponent doing the pressing early in the match which they held on until the 14th minute which saw Calabresi scored the opening goal for the visitors to make it 0-1 as it progressed.
Lecce were good in everything going forward and defending against their opponent who had so much to do going forward and hoping they could get the equalizer which provided very different as the match approaches the final stages of the half.
Marash Kumbulla leveled things 1-1 for the home side in the 40th minute of the first half after a solid display saw former Chelsea man Tammy Abraham setting up the assist which lead to the goal that borough them back into the encounter going forward.
Things finished in the first half 1-1 as they resumed the second half with Roma looking very good against Lecce as they aim to complete the job which they started in the other 45 minutes of the encounter which wasn’t that bad.
Tammy Abraham scored the lead for his side in the 54th minute after another brilliant work seeing former Arsenal and Manchester United man Mkhitaryan setting up the England International who made the scoreline 2-1 after a solid one from the home side.
Lecce were reduced to 10-man in the 62nd minute of the encounter after the player received his second yellow card of the match which wasn’t a good one for them as they were down against a side who were already pressing them very badly in the second half.
Shomurodov scored another goal in the 81st minutes which made things 3-1 after another beautiful display saw Mkhitaryan setting up the assistance once again which made it his second for the night leading to yet another good finish from the home side.
The match ended with Roma making sure they book their ticket to the next round of the Italia Cup beating Roma 3-1 thanks to Tammy Abraham man of the match performance for his side which was a superb one after 90 minutes played.