The Italians won at the reception of Basaksehir.
AS Roma welcomed and beat Thursday’s Basaksehir (4-0) on matchday 1 of the Europa League group stage. Paulo Fonseca’s team have entered the European race on the right foot, and share the lead in group J with Wolfsberger who also thrashed Borussia Monchengladbach (4-0) in Germany.
AS Roma managed to reach the advantage even before the breakthrough an own goal by Júnior Caiçara, a former Gil Vicente player,
In the second half, Dzeko (58), Zaniolo (71 ‘) and Kluivert (90’ + 3) scored and added color to a game that always seemed to be under the control of Paulo Fonseca’s team.
AS Roma’s next match will take place on October 3 against Wolfsberger.