Montella regrets Fiorentina Show Less Determinants
Firenze – According to Vincenzo Montella, Fiorentina did not perform poorly when faced AS Roma in the first leg of the Europa League knock-out phase. However, La Viola appear less determinant.
In a match that took place at the Artemio Franchi, Friday (13/3) pm dawn, both Fiorentina and Roma appear offensive. Fiorentina went ahead in the 17th minute by kicking Josip Ilicic from a narrow angle.
Rome then equalized with a header from Seydou Keita, Alessandro Florenzi corner kick advantage, in the 77th minute. Before the goal, Roma could get their chance when the referee gives a penalty kick. However, the kick is executed by Adem Ljajic be ignored by Fiorentina goalkeeper, Neto.
In a note ESPNFC, Rome does have fewer attempts than Fiorentina. However, attempts on target I Lupi even more.
Fiorentina incised 16 attempts throughout the match, but only 2 of them are right on target. Meanwhile, Rome had nine attempts, but 4 of them on target.
Montella felt his team could have won this match. Many opportunities created into one of its reference. However, Fiorentina appeared less bite and less determinant.
“I think we deserve better than this, especially in the first half. Should we look more determinant,” Montella said on Football Italia.
With the result 1-1, Rome became the beneficiary considering they had savings of away goals. Plus, the second leg on 19 March will be held in cages Rome, the Stadio Olimpico.
However, Montella believes that the chances of his team is still as large as Rome. “There are some things that we regret from this fight. But our chances are still open,” said Montella.