Sevilla vs Roma: Two Key players that could influence the outcome of the game
The UEFA Europa League concludes on Wednesday night, with two unbeaten records on the line. Sevilla and AS Roma will square off at the Puskas Arena, with the former still undefeated in the Europa League final. Meanwhile, Roma manager Jose Mourinho has yet to coach a losing side in a European title decider.
Mourinho criticizes the referee of the Europa League final and discusses his future with Roma
Following Roma’s loss to Sevilla on penalties in the Europa League final, Jose Mourinho criticized referee Anthony Taylor while downplaying rumors that he was linked to Paris Saint-Germain. Paulo Dybala took the Giallorossi the lead in the first half on Wednesday night at the Puskas Arena in Budapest.
Whether we finish sixth or seventh, our season has been wonderful - José Mourinho
Jose Mourinho maintains he always knew Roma 'did not have the resources' to finish fourth in Serie A and reach the Europa League Final, so it remains a 'great' season, even if the Bologna draw reminded him of his age. The Giallorossi rotated their team even more than normal because the attention must be on the Europa League semi-final after winning the first leg 1-0, with the decider away to Bayer Leverkusen on Thursday.
Mourinho: ‘I’m not concerned with marking my place in the Roma history books’
Jose Mourinho has stated that he is not preoccupied with becoming a legend at the Stadio Olimpico, despite taking Roma to the Europa League final with a 1-0 aggregate win over Bayer Leverkusen. The Special One has now led the Giallorossi to consecutive European finals, after winning the inaugural Conference League against Feyenoord at the end of the 2021-22 season.