Roma is currently at the top of the Serie A table.
He told Tutto Mercato Web: “I was always convinced we would do well. During the market campaign we made small signings, but we could also see how the team was responding to the trainer.
“The squad compared to last season has improved and has a year of experience more as far as the methods and the tactics of Spalletti.
“Therefore yes, this supremacy does not surprise me.”