Roma 3-0 Brescia: Chris Smalling scores and assists as Roma ease through rock-bottom Brescia to move into Champions League spot
- Roma bounced back from two straight losses against Brescia on Sunday
- Chris Smalling scored and assisted as Roma moved into the top four in Serie A
- Edin Dzeko and Gianluca Mancini scored as Brescia stayed rooted to the bottom
Chis Smalling continued to be an Italian revelation on Sunday, contributing a goal, an assist and a clean-sheet as Roma cruised through Brescia.
The former Manchester United man headed in the opening goal before assisting Gianluca Mancini as the Roman side bounced back from losses to Parma and Napoli to move into the Champions League places.
Edin Dzeko finished the job after 66 minutes, keeping Brescia – who were without Mario Balotelli after a training ground row – rock bottom of Serie A.
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Chis Smalling scored and assisted as Roma cruised to a 3-0 win over Brescia on Sunday
The former Manchester United centre-back has been a revelation since arriving in Italy
Edin Dzeko taps in his goal to put Brescia out of sight at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday
Alfredo Donnarumma take a shot, but Brescia fell to a ninth loss of the season at the bottom
Ernesto Torregrossa takes on Aleksandar Kolarov in a comfortable victory for the hosts