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El Shaarawy applauds Roma’s performance in victory over Real Sociedad

Andy Mattioli

Roma attacker Stephan El Shaarawy helped lift the Giallorossi over Real Sociedad in the first leg of the Europa League round of 16.

Following the match, the Italian winger highlighted the team effort in an impressive performance. “This win show that ours is the strength of the group,” he said to Sky Sport.

“What the coach asks of us is to attack the ball in the opponent’s half. I’m glad to have scored, it was an important goal.”

“Defensive solidity shows the strength of this team. This is a group of guys that help each other, in certain games, even if you don’t play with quality, you have to win. We were good today and against Juve. It was important to give continuity to our win with Juventus.”

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