Highlights: Roma 1-0 Sampdoria

It wasn’t easy for Roma and Sampdoria to play in torrential rain, but Edin Dzeko bundled a Rick Karsdorp cross over the line for the winner.

The conditions at the Stadio Olimpico were very difficult for all concerned and the rain if anything got even stronger as the afternoon wore on.

Chris Smalling had a great chance with his header rattling the frame of the goal, while Pau Lopez and Emil Audero made some tricky saves.

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