Spalletti Weighs-in on Roma’s “Beautiful” Season

Former Roma and current Zenit manager Luciano Spalletti was asked today about his former club at Italy’s Golden Bench award presentation at Coverciano.

“Roma are doing a great championship. They’re in a beautiful position in the table. I was loved at Roma. Garcia has humane qualities that make him a very good manager. It makes me feel at ease knowing Roma is in good hands. How is Italian football viewed? From the outside, you realize how appreciated it is.”

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