10/02/2021 at 1:30 PM CEST
AS Roma winger Stephan El Shaarawy is being an especially useful player with José Mourinho at the start of the 2021/22 season: he has played nine games and scored four goals.. Add 330 minutes and have seen the door in four of their last five meetings in European competition, something that allows AS Roma to lead solo in the Conference League.
The Italian, who returned to transalpine football after his experience in China, where he left leaving a transfer of 16 million euros, He is gaining stripes in the squad after a residual participation in the second section of last season: he participated in a total of 14 games -692 minutes- in which he scored two goals and distributed another two assists.
4 – Stephan El Shaarawy has scored a goal in 4 of his last 5 games played for AS Roma in the European club competitions. Habitat. #ZoryaRoma | #UECL
– OptaPaolo 🏆 (@OptaPaolo) September 30, 2021
The ex of AC Milan, AS Monaco or Genoa is recovering his best version in Rome with 28 years. After surprising the soccer world with an excellent performance at the San Siro, injuries have prevented him from being a regular in recent years. His little stability has led him to move from team to team until he ended up in Asian football, where he was only two years.
Mourinho’s AS Roma, a real candidate for the Scudetto?
The Romans have started the season like a shot: they add eight victories and only two defeats in the first 10 meetings of José Mourinho at the head of the sports project. He is fourth in Serie A with 12 points, two from Inter, fourth from AC Milan and six from Napoli by Luciano Spalletti, who rules with an iron fist: he has six victories in the first six days.
The good performance in Italian football has also carried over to European competitions: After eliminating Trabzonspor in the qualifying round of the Conference League, José Mourinho’s men are leaders of Group C with an absolute plenary session. They add six points out of six possible, eight goals in favor and only one against.