Gervinho: Garcia has rebuilt Roma

Before embarking on his vacation after the Ivory Coast’s elimination from the World Cup, Roma wide-man Gervinho spoke with La Gazzetta dello Sport about his manager, Rudi Garcia.

“He (Rudi Garcia) rebuilt a team that had no confidence after the derby in the 2013 Italian Cup, he’s given us joy and the desire to play (well). He’s a great coach and also a great person.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.