The new AS Roma manager has laid out what he expects from his side in the 2019-2020 Italian Lega Serie A season.
Roma’s new coach, Paulo Fonseca, has talked to the very first time with the press, after being appointed the new boss at the club.
And he has laid out what he expects from the team in the 2019-2020 Italian Lega Serie A season.
“First of all, courageous, taking the field with the same approach regardless of whether the opponent is a small or large team,” he told the press according to Calcio Mercato.
“We need to build a competitive team that puts into practice a quality game, a football that makes the fans proud.”
“The quality of the game is very important to me,” he added.
“Obviously, we want to win, the main objective is that, but in the same way, we want to put on a team that knows how to express a game of quality.”
“It’s not enough for me to just win,” he commented.
“Obviously, I like it, but I want to see our ideas applied in the field.”
He concluded: “I want to see a quality game, a game that can excite the fans: I want them to come home after our games saying the team played well and won because it was brave.”
“For me, this aspect is very important.”
"I want to build something that can bring confidence and enthusiasm to the club and the supporters."
Paulo Fonseca gives his first interview since being appointed the new #ASRoma head coach… 🐺
— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) June 12, 2019