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Roma manager Eusebio Di Francesco was left frustrated by his side’s mistakes in their 5-2 defeat to Liverpool – but believes they can still reach the Champions League final. The Serie A side were ripped apart as Mohamed Salah – against his old club – inspired Liverpool into a 5-0 lead, before Edin Dzeko and [...]

Roma captain Daniele De Rossi has accused Liverpool of being a long-ball team after his side’s Champions League semi-final first leg defeat at Anfield. The Italian side were ripped apart as Mohamed Salah – against his old club – inspired the Reds into a 5-0 lead, before Edin Dzeko and Diego Perotti scored in the [...]

Champions League Preview: Roma v Liverpool

They shouldn’t be here: not in the Champions League, certainly not in the last four. For all Roma’s rich reputation, it has little to do with Europe’s greatest prize. Nobody envisaged this. When they were drawn in a group with Atletico Madrid and Chelsea, it was assumed Roma would fall away and be left to [...]

Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco is looking forward to taking on Liverpool at Anfield – “I can already imagine tomorrow’s atmosphere”. The Giallorossi are in England for the first leg of their Champions League semi-final, and the former midfielder addressed the media in his pre-match Press conference. “First of all the beauty of English stadiums, [...]

AS Roma USA Tour

Champions League semi-finalists AS Roma will participate in the 2018 International Champions Cup this summer in America. Also taking part are Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City, Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal, Sevilla, Borussia Dortmund, Benfica and Atletico Madrid. Roma fans will have three blockbuster games to look forward to as Eusebio Di [...]

It was a draw that brought delight to Merseyside and Rome and anguish to Madrid and Munich. The Champions League semi-final draw was made on Friday and it ensured that one of this season’s cinderella sides, Liverpool or Roma will be in the final in Kiev as they were drawn against each other, in a [...]

Monchi dedicated Roma’s 3-0 win against Barcelona on Tuesday to Coach Eusebio Di Francesco. “It’s also his victory.” Di Francesco took a huge gamble in the Champions League quarter-final second leg, lining his Roma team up in a 3-4-1-2 formation, but his decision paid off as the Giallorossi sensationally overturned their 4-1 deficit. “It’s a [...]

Roma With Historic Comeback Stun Barcelona

The miracle comeback happened but it happened in Rome. Barcelona delivered their worst performance of the season and crashed out of the Champions League losing 3-0 to Roma. Former Manchester City forward Edin Dzeko was the hero. He got the first and it was his away goal at the Camp Nou that sent Roma through [...]

Eusebio Di Francesco criticised both Roma’s finishing and the referee after a 4-1 defeat. “Barcelona are strong, they don’t need help.” The Giallorossi were beaten at Camp Nou in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final, but scored two own goals and assisted another. “Barcelona are already such a strong side, they don’t need [...]

According to former Italy stopper Paolo Conti, Roma’s Alisson is the ‘best goalkeeper in the world right now’. The Brazil international has been a huge hit in the Eternal City and remains a target for Liverpool and Real Madrid. Conti is adamant that Alisson is a better player than others in his position and believes [...]