Roma manager hails defenders Rafael Tolói and Leandro Castán after Torino victory
Roma manager Rudi Garcia has hailed the performance of defenders Rafael Tolói and Leandro Castán in his side’s 2-1 win against Torino.
Roma required a last minute strike from Alessandro Florenzi to secure the victory and keep the pressure on leaders Juventus.
Garcia was delighted that his team secured the three points and reserved special praise for Castán and Tolói, the latter whom filled in admirably for the suspended Mehdi Benatia.
“Leo Castán had a fantastic game and beforehand I told him to be a protagonist when it came to controlling the back four,” he told Sky Sport Italia.
“Tolói did very well and [Ciro] Immobile’s goal was fantastic, so there wasn’t much to do about it.”