Playing at the Olimpico, Thursday (24/1), Rome created the opening goal with a header in the 13th minute Alessandro Florenzi. Mattia Destro then doubled 20 minutes later. Nerazzurri managed to attenuate the difference in scores due to the flick Rodrigo Palacio a minute before the break.
Three goals created in the first half. In the second half, Roma and Inter's attack is not as neat as ever, but the game runs hotter. A number of chances created, but a score of 2-1 to win the Giallorossi did not change until the long whistle sounded.
Roma the lead on aggregate, but Inter's chances to qualify for the top party still wide open. Won 1-0 in the second leg at the Giuseppe Meazza April 17 was enough for the troops to get rid of Andrea Stramaccioni squad Zdenek Zeman.
Rome lineup: Stekelenburg, Burdisso (yellow 90 +2'), Balzaretti, Piris, Marquinhos (Castan 60 ') (Totti 85'), Bradley, Tachtsidis, Florenzi (Perrotta 77 '), Totti, Lamela (yellow 86') , Destro.
Inter lineup: Handanovic, Zanetti, Chivu (yellow 84 '), Pereira (yellow 40') (Alvarez 75 '), Ranocchia, Juan, Cambiasso, Guarin (yellow 70'), Obi (Nagatomo 46 '), Benassi (Gargano 65 '), Palacio.