Rome – AS Roma, Juventus, recorded okay start in Serie A this season and leave the other rivals. Although satisfactory, the Giallorossi expect tougher competition.
Roma and Juve are both still drove perfectly from the first five games this season. If Juve for a while at the top of the standings, it’s because they have a better goal difference record. Juve have a record of 10-0, while Roma 9-1.
Both are three points clear of Udinese at number three and leaving rivals such as Inter Milan, AC Milan, and Napoli. Inter and Milan so far only scored eight, while Napoli one point less.
This fact confirms the prediction that as Roma and Juve would be a two-horse battle scudetto hunt this season. The talks were heating up this weekend considering the two teams will face each other at the Juventus Stadium.
“We can compete with Juventus, we were pleased to be able to face them in the same position points,” said Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini told Football Italia.
Although pleased with his team’s current position, personal Sabatini admitted more expect more rigorous competition run and involves a lot of teams. By doing so, he assesses Roma have a greater chance to win. Viewing trips Serie A over the last three seasons, it is only natural Sabatini expects other teams that can participate tackle ‘Great Lady‘.
“I would hope that this competition will also involve other teams, if its dynamics like that lasted for several years, then the situation is difficult,” he said.
“However, if the other teams are able to lunge at the top, I‘m sure it will happen, then the situation will be different and I am sure that our chances might be better.”
“It is not a good news for Serie A if Roma and Juve are already ahead of the other teams. We proudly topped with Juve, but I prefer a season that is more complex, with more high-level matches. This could happen , in Italy there are strong teams that immediately sprung up, “said Sabatini.