The goals for the Roman team were scored by Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic. The first goal was scored in stoppage time of the first half, and the second goal was scored by penalty in the 71st minute.
With the victory, Roma takes the top spot in the Serie A table with 24, leaving SSC Napoli in second with 19 points.
Last year’s Champions, Juventus FC, also has 19 points, but still has Round 8 to play this weekend, which will be against 6th place ACF Fiorentina. If Juve wins, Napoli will drop to third place in Serie A.
AS Roma plays 8th place Udinese for Round 9 next weekend.