Stadio Olimpico (Rome): Paulo Dybala placed on a present for a packed Stadio Olimpico crowd on Tuesday evening as La Joya scored his first two targets for the capital membership in a 3-0 win over struggling Monza that despatched the Giallorossi to the highest of the Serie A desk.
Dybala’s double, which took his total haul to 100 Serie A targets, was adopted by a Roger Ibanez header as Jose Mourinho’s facet cruised previous the rock-bottom guests, who’re but to choose up some extent.
The Argentina worldwide raced onto a Tammy Abraham nod-on for the opener, taking the ball in his stride earlier than ending clinically by dispatching a shot into the far nook.
Dybala then marked his Serie A century shortly after the half-hour mark when he slid in to divert the ball into an empty internet after Michele Di Gregorio had parried an Abraham effort.
La Joya shot straight at Di Gregorio early within the second half to squander the prospect of a hat-trick, however Roma quickly made it three when Roger Ibanez headed residence from a nook.
Andrea Belotti got here on for the ultimate 10 minutes to make his Roma debut and was denied a debut objective by Di Gregorio, who one way or the other saved out the previous Torino captain’s volley from six yards along with his legs.
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