ESPN FC’s Alejandro Moreno sifts through all the latest news, including Marcus Rashford to Barcelona and Joao Felix to join Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus. Ahead of Saturday’s clash at San Siro (2:30 p.m. ET, ESPN+), it’s worth pointing out that supporting Inter Milan or Roma hasn’t been particularly fun for either fan base this season.
2:21 PM ET Edin Dzeko scored his first home goal in almost a year to seal a 1-0 win for AS Roma over Udinese that moves them into fourth place in Serie A. Claudio Ranieri’s side pulled two points clear of AC Milan, who face Lazio later on Saturday, in the final Champions League spot.
6:27 PM ET AS Roma captain Daniele De Rossi put them back in the hunt for a Champions League place when his goal earned Claudio Ranieri’s side a 1-0 win at Sampdoria on Saturday. An even contest was heading towards a goalless draw until Aleksandar Kolarov‘s outswinging corner was headed towards goal by Patrik Schick,
11:04 AM ET ROME, March 31 (Reuters) – Napoli ripped AS Roma’s defence to shreds as they handed the hosts an embarrassing 4-1 defeat at the Stadio Olimpico in Serie A on Sunday and piled on the problems for coach Claudio Ranieri. Arkadiusz Milik put Napoli ahead after two minutes, cleverly controlling Simone Verdi’s chipped
3:11 PM ET Claudio Ranieri’s AS Roma side suffered a blow to their top-four hopes in Serie A as they went down to a surprise 2-1 defeat at struggling SPAL on Saturday. Mohamed Fares gave SPAL a 22nd-minute lead but Diego Perotti’s penalty 10 minutes after halftime levelled it up. SPAL were awarded a penalty
5:49 PM ET Roma coach Claudio Ranieri adopted a safety-first approach as they enjoyed a winning start to his second spell in charge by beating struggling Empoli 2-1 in Serie A at the Stadio Olimpico on Monday. First-half strikes by Stephan El Shaarawy and Patrik Schick, either side of a Juan Jesus own goal, moved
With reports indicating that Roma are turning to Claudio Ranieri to save their season, the ESPN FC panel debate if he’s the man to get it done. PSG and Roma crashed out of the Champions League Round of 16 in dramatic circumstances. Claudio Ranieri has been announced as Roma manager until the end of the
With reports indicating that Roma are turning to Claudio Ranieri to save their season, the ESPN FC panel debate if he’s the man to get it done. PSG and Roma crashed out of the Champions League Round of 16 in dramatic circumstances. Roma had more possession and more shots, but Lazio walked away from the
PSG and Roma crashed out of the Champions League Round of 16 in dramatic circumstances. Mark Donaldson and Shaka Hislop make their predictions for Serie A gameweek 27, where league-leaders Juventus face Udinese at the Allianz Stadium. Italian Serie A club AS Roma said they had parted company with coach Eusebio Di Francesco on Thursday,
4:42 PM ET Lazio took the Rome Derby spoils with a 3-0 win over AS Roma on Saturday that keeps them in the race for the Champions League places in Serie A. Felipe Caicedo, Ciro Immobile and Danilo Cataldi struck to earn Simone Inzaghi’s side a win that put them within three points of their
Liverpool and Roma fans clashed before their Champions League semifinal at Anfield in April 2018. A fan of Italian club Roma has been jailed for three-and-a-half years in England for assaulting a Liverpool supporter before a Champions League match. Simone Mastrelli, who is from Rome, admitted to assaulting Sean Cox before the game at Anfield
Ian Darke weighs in on how Chelsea will approach their midweek fixture against Tottenham and what it could mean for Maurizio Sarri’s future. Shaka Hislop believes the incident between Kepa and Maurizio Sarri is evidence of endemic issues within Chelsea’s coaching staff and dressing room. The transfer window for Europe’s biggest clubs is closed, but
5:19 PM ET Edin Dzeko scored twice, including a stoppage-time winner, to give Roma a precious 3-2 win at Frosinone on Saturday and keep the pressure on AC Milan in the Serie A battle for Champions League places. Roma went into the game four points behind fourth-placed Milan and were on the brink of dropping
Fernandinho is a classic box to box player but has adapted to life under Guardiola at Man City. He’s now more of a deep-lying creator. Football has never been so obsessed with individual brilliance and star quality given the quality on show but not everyone can the hero. There remains a place for the humble,
Feb 18, 2019 Roma had goalkeeper Robin Olsen to thank for a 2-1 win over lowly Bologna on Monday, which kept them hot on the heels of AC Milan in the race for the Champions League next season. Aleksandar Kolarov, with a penalty, and Federico Fazio scored for Roma in the second half, before a
France legend Frank Leboeuf joins ESPN FC to talk the ramifications for PSG should they fail to progress in the Champions League for yet another season. Bayern Munich great Bastian Schweinsteiger throws his support behind Niko Kovac and tells ESPN FC they can get back to the Champions League final this season. Which eight clubs
ROME — The mischievous cats of Trigoria are playing in the afternoon sun, rolling around on their backs and toying with a piece of string dangling from a parasol. It’s a balmy day at Roma’s training ground, closer to summer than winter in temperature. The ashtrays on the patio are graveyards of cigarette stubs and
5:53 PM ET Associated Press Edin Dzeko is hitting top form at the right time for Roma, scoring one goal and setting up another on Friday as his side won 3-0 away to bottom club Chievo Verona. Dzeko, who also hit the crossbar, has now netted twice in three league matches, having failed to find
5:15 PM ET Teenaged midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo’s second-half goal rescued a point for AS Roma as they secured a 1-1 draw with AC Milan in Serie A on Sunday. Gennaro Gattuso’s side maintained their place in the top four even though Krzysztof Piatek’s 26th-minute strike was cancelled out by 19-year-old Zaniolo’s effort after the interval.
11:49 AM ET (Adds quotes) By Alasdair Mackenzie ROME, Jan 19 (Reuters) – AS Roma survived a second-half fightback to end Torino’s unbeaten Serie A away record with a 3-2 win thanks to Stephan El Shaarawy’s late goal at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday. A Nicolo Zaniolo strike and Aleksander Kolarov penalty gave the hosts