Head coach of as Roma, Eusebio Di Francesco decided on the players that counts in the playoffs of the Champions League.
During the winter transfer window, Roma could leave with key players – top scorer Edin džeko was actively married off in “Chelsea”, Raja Nainggolan could move to China and offer for Stephan El Shaarawy did the “Sevilla”.
In the end, “Roma” broke up with only defender Emerson, who was signed by Chelsea. Newcomers announced for the knockout stages of the Champions League, “wolves” there.
The application “ROMs” in the playoffs of the Champions League:
Goalkeepers: Alisson Becker, Łukasz Skorupski;
Defenders Bruno Perez, Federico Fazio, Rick Karsdorp, Aleksandar Kolarov, Kostas Manolas, Juan Jesus;
Halfbacks: Daniele De Rossi, Alessandro Florenzi, Maxime Gonalons, Raja Nainggolan, Lorenzo Pellegrini, Gerson, Kevin Strootman;
Forwards: Gregoire Darrell, Edin Dzeko, Stefan El Shaarawy, Diego Perotti, Patrick Chic, Cengiz Under.
1/8 finals of the Champions League between as Roma and Shakhtar will take place on 21 February (Kharkiv) and 13 March (Rome).