Roma striker Stephan El Shaarawy has spoken of the emotional high after scoring the crucial goal in the team’s victory against Monza.
Speaking to Dazn in the aftermath of the Roma-Monza game, El Shaarawy stressed the deep passion that fuels his football career. He stated, “I have always lived my career for this moment. Scoring a goal and the joy with the fans, today it was incredible to score this goal.”
The 28-year-old player admitted the week leading up to the game had been tough. “It was a liberating tears, I had a heavy week,” said El Shaarawy. This emotional release came amidst swirling rumors and criticism in the press, which the footballer felt were untruthful accusations about his professional conduct.
El Shaarawy continued, expressing his commitment to performing well and helping the team. In his words, “I was keen to do well and help the team, I was very angry about the untrue things said about me. I have always been a professional, I have never thought of disrespecting my passion and the sport I love.”
These comments suggest El Shaarawy’s unwavering commitment to his sport, his team, and his fans, as well as his determination to rise above negative press and remain dedicated to his career.