Sassuolo 1-2 AS Roma: Goals, highlights and report – Serie A 2023/24

AS Roma came from behind to snatch victory at the Mapei Stadium, but were aided by a straight red card shown to Sassuolo midfielder Daniel Boloca.

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AS Roma came from behind to beat Sassuolo 2-1 at the Mapei Stadium in Matchday 14 of Serie A to maintain their Champions League qualification push.

The hosts took the lead midway through the first half through Matheus Henrique but their efforts to hold out for the win were hampered when Daniel Boloca was shown a straight red card for a challenge on Leandro Paredes on the hour mark. Roma took advantage late on, with Paulo Dybala slotting home a penalty before Rasmus Kristensen‘s deflected effort gave them the win.

Victory sees Roma remain in fifth place in the Serie A table, whilst Sassuolo languish in 15th spot.