In an interview, Rome coach Fonseca commented on the next round of league opponent Milan, which focused on Ibrahimovic.
Fonseca said: "I watched Ibrahimovic's performance in the Milan Derby. He is really good. I don't know if Smalling is fully prepared to face Ibrahimovic."
"But we have a lot of very good central defenders, Kumubra, Ibáñez, Mancini... I believe in them very much. But before that, we must first ensure the team’s offensive and defensive balance. This is not easy to do, but sometimes losing does not mean that our performance is very bad, at the same time, winning does not mean that our performance is really good."
"The transfer market? I'm just a head coach, nothing more. I don't want more power."
"We have now proved that the team can adapt to two different formations, depending on the characteristics of the game and the opponent's tactics. In today's game, we can play a 5-back or 4-back tactic. Now the team has always been in Prepare for this. In today’s game we did a good job of possession, but the team’s attention has dropped. We need to solve this problem next.