Roma's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho lauded Armenian national team captain and Roma midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan for his performance against Empoli.
In the 23rd round of the Italian Serie A, Roma beat their hosts Empoli 4-2, Mkhitaryan was among the Roma starters, he made an assists, and was subbed off in the 75th minute.
“Winning at Empoli is not easy (…). It was important to win, and we did it. I praise the boys. (…). Mkhitaryan surpassed Ricci. We analyzed the opponent well, Mkhitaryan did well,” Mourinho said, in particular, gazetta.it reported.
Roma will play their next match on February 5, hosting Genoa in the 24th round of the Serie A.