THE BALL – Ibañez’s injury prompted many complaints from Mourinho (Roma)

José Mourinho’s Roma faced, on Wednesday morning, the English from Sunderland, in a game held in the Algarve, a region where both teams are undergoing pre-season training, with the Italians winning 2-0.

On the negative side, there was an injury to midfielder Roger Ibañez, just before half-time – he left the pitch very complaining in the left eyebrow area, after an elbow from Luke O’Nien, who already had a yellow card and, by decision of the coach of the Sunderland, Alex Neil, was replaced.

Hardest situation of the game, which took José Mourinho to the center of the pitch to protest with referee Bruno Costa and some players from the English team.

José Mourinho’s team will play again next Friday, with Portimonense and on Tuesday against Sporting.