Europa League | Manchester United hangs on to progress

Villarreal puts paid to Arsenal’s hopes. Manchester United has finally reached a major final under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. An inspired goalkeeping performance by David de Gea ensured United was only beaten 3-2 by Roma in a wild second leg of the Europa League semifinals, allowing the English team to complete an 8-5 victory on aggregate. … Read more Europa League | Manchester United hangs on to progress

Mourinho looks for redemption at Roma after Tottenham failure

Mourinho’s task will be to challenge new Serie A champion Inter Milan — the team he memorably led to a treble of titles little more than a decade ago during his only previous job in Italy. José Mourinho, that most outspoken of football coaches, will take over next season at Roma, the team with some … Read more Mourinho looks for redemption at Roma after Tottenham failure

Europa League | Roma sets up last-four clash with United

Roma’s Edin Dzeko scored the equaliser in a 1-1 draw against Ajax to advance to the Europa League semifinals 3-2 on aggregate in Rome on Thursday. Roma will meet Manchester United, which beat Granada 2-0. Roma had won the first leg 2-1 in Amsterdam, but the Dutch took the lead after the break with a … Read more Europa League | Roma sets up last-four clash with United

Edin Dzeko in Autumn of His Career That Began in Rubble of Sarajevo

At 35, Edin Dzeko is both the star and old man of a Bosnia team he will lead against France in 2022 World Cup qualifying on Wednesday, but he owes his long career to the time his mother would not let him play football. One day, during the bloody siege of Sarajevo, the young Dzeko … Read more Edin Dzeko in Autumn of His Career That Began in Rubble of Sarajevo

Euro leagues | Struggling Roma wins seven-goal thriller

Embattled Roma gained some relief with a 4-3 win over visiting Spezia in Serie A on Saturday. Lorenzo Pellegrini scored the winner two minutes into stoppage time after former Roma winger Daniele Verde had equalized in the 90th. Monchengladbach, which prevailed through a Nico Elvedi double and goals by Ramy Bensebaini and Marcus Thuram, had … Read more Euro leagues | Struggling Roma wins seven-goal thriller

Lazio cruise past city rivals Roma in Serie A | Football News – Times of India

MILAN: Lazio cruised to a 3-0 victory over city rivals Roma on Friday, equalling their best ever derby victory in Serie A. The win moved Lazio up to seventh place on 31 points, just two behind champions Juventus in fourth. Roma stay third with 34 points, but are six points off leaders AC Milan having … Read more Lazio cruise past city rivals Roma in Serie A | Football News – Times of India

Roma legend Franceso Totti visits girl awakened from coma by his voice

Ilenia Matilli, an 19-year-old footballer with Lazio’s women’s team but a great fan of city rival Roma, was left in a coma last December by a car accident in which her friend was killed. Roma legend Francesco Totti on Monday visited a teenage girl in hospital who emerged from a nine-month coma after hearing a … Read more Roma legend Franceso Totti visits girl awakened from coma by his voice

Sevilla, Bayer Leverkusen Reach Europa League Quarter-finals

Sevilla (L) and Bayer Leverkusen (Photo Credit: Reuters) Sevilla beat Roma in the round of 16 while Bayer Leverkusen also qualified for the quarter-finals. Associated Press Duisburg Last Updated: August 7, 2020, 12:46 AM IST Sevilla beat Roma 2-0 in the round of 16 on Thursday to stay in the hunt … Read more Sevilla, Bayer Leverkusen Reach Europa League Quarter-finals

Serie A: U.S. Billionaire Dan Friedkin Signs Deal to Buy Italy’s AS Roma

AS Roma (Photo Credit: Reuters) Roma said formal contracts with the Friedkin Group were signed for a transaction valued at 591 million euros. Reuters Last Updated: August 6, 2020, 12:44 PM IST U.S. billionaire Dan Friedkin has signed a deal to purchase the Italian Serie A soccer club AS Roma, the … Read more Serie A: U.S. Billionaire Dan Friedkin Signs Deal to Buy Italy’s AS Roma

Serie A: Atalanta Edge Towards Champions League with Win over Napoli, Roma Lose to Udinese

Atalanta and Roma (Photo Credit: Twitter) Atalanta with the win over sixth-place Napoli are 15 points ahead and 12 in front of Roma who lost to Udinese in Serie A AFP Last Updated: July 3, 2020, 9:04 AM IST Atalanta made another step towards next season’s Champions League on Thursday after … Read more Serie A: Atalanta Edge Towards Champions League with Win over Napoli, Roma Lose to Udinese