Roma can once again dream of the title thanks to a promising start to the season in which the ‘giallorossi’ are three points off the pace. Pedro has been key.
Few were confident that Pedro, unwanted at Chelsea, would go on to experience a revival at Roma, his arrival of the ‘giallorosso’ team has done him a world of good.
The Tenerife-born player has put the team back on track and seems once again to be the cheeky player who was an undisputed starter at the Barca of Guardiola.
His start, with goals and assists, has been impressive. He has not performed as well for a handful of seasons, as his final year in London was one to forget.
The performances of the former Spanish international have been gaining weight as the games have gone on. He scored the winning goal against Udinese, scored in the 5-2 against Benevento… and has been decisive in the last few matches, with a goal against Fiorentina, another goal against Cluj and an assist against Genoa.
Paulo Fonseca surrendered to his quality and leadership a few days ago. We must remember that Pedro arrived at Roma for free and made sure to play the last years of his career in a powerful team, as he signed until 2023. At the moment, he is showing that he still has some time left…