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Sport Soccer-Roma's Oliveira scores debut winner against Cagliari

23:10  16 january  2022
23:10  16 january  2022 Source:   reuters.com

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Roma 1-0 Cagliari : New signing Sergio Oliveira makes instant impact by scoring from the spot after Dalbert's handball to end three-match winless run for Jose Mourinho's side. Portuguese midfielder Oliveira joined Roma on loan from Porto on Wednesday. It was Roma ' s first win in almost a month, after picking up one point from three games, and took Mourinho's side up to sixth place on 35 points, six behind Juventus in fifth. Cagliari 's bid to avoid the drop was boosted by back-to-back wins at the start of the year, but they were without 11 players due to injuries, COVID-19 and Africa Cup of Nations

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By Alasdair Mackenzie

ROME (Reuters) - Sergio Oliveira scored a penalty on his AS Roma debut as Jose Mourinho’s side ended a three-match winless run by beating relegation battling Cagliari 1-0 in Serie A on Sunday.

Portuguese midfielder Oliveira, who joined the capital club on loan from Porto on Wednesday, calmly converted a spot kick in the 32nd minute following a Dalbert handball.

Jordan Veretout and Nicolo Zaniolo threatened a second for the hosts after the break, but the best chance fell to Cagliari when Joao Pedro’s close-range shot was pushed onto the bar by Rui Patricio five minutes from time.

It was Roma’s first win in almost a month, after picking up one point from three games, and took Mourinho’s side up to sixth place on 35 points, six behind Juventus in fifth.

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Roma . Cagliari . With Bryan Cristante suspended, Sergio Oliveira will be handed a full debut this weekend after his move from FC Porto in midweek. Chris Smalling is injured and Ibanez is suspended so look for Gianluca Mancini to return to the starting XI. Nicolo Zaniolo should also return further up the pitch. Roma had a nightmare weekend after choking a comfortable 3-1 lead in the second half against Juventus to lose 4-3. Jose Mourinho then questioned the mental strength of his players, which is never a good sign. Cagliari are now one point from safety after winning back-to-back league games.

Roma . Cagliari . With Bryan Cristante suspended, Sergio Oliveira will be handed a full debut this weekend after his move from FC Porto in midweek. Chris Smalling is injured and Ibanez is suspended so look for Gianluca Mancini to return to the starting XI. Nicolo Zaniolo should also return further up the pitch. Roma had a nightmare weekend after choking a comfortable 3-1 lead in the second half against Juventus to lose 4-3. Jose Mourinho then questioned the mental strength of his players, which is never a good sign. Cagliari are now one point from safety after winning back-to-back league games.

Cagliari’s bid to avoid the drop was boosted by back-to-back wins at the start of the year, but they were without 11 players due to injuries, COVID-19 and Africa Cup of Nations duties for their trip to the capital, and defeat left them 18th with 16 points.

Elsewhere, Luis Nani got an assist two minutes into his debut for Venezia, coming off the bench to set up David Okereke’s equaliser in a 1-1 draw against midtable Empoli.

Antonin Barak scored a hat-trick in a 4-2 win for Hellas Verona at Sassuolo that took Igor Tudor’s side above their hosts into the top half of the table.

(Reporting by Alasdair Mackenzie; Editing by Toby Davis)

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The visitors had a four-goal lead by the break but Empoli managed to cut the deficit in the second halfRoma found themselves 4-0 up by half-time, with Tammy Abraham netting twice and Nicolo Zaniolo and Sergio Oliveira scoring a goal each.

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