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Roma striker Destro loses appeal

PA Sport | April, 17 2014

Roma striker Mattia Destro has lost his appeal against a three-match Serie A ban for violent conduct, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Thursday afternoon. • Horncastle: Roma’s stellar season • De Martinis: Destro...

Juventus' Buffon considered Roma switch

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 16 2014

Juventus and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has told Sky how he was close to joining Roma before Antonio Conte's arrival convinced him to stay in Turin. • Rzouki: Juve win easy to restore eight-point advantage Prior to Conte's...

Roma to train in Orlando for May 23 friendly Video

Associated Press | April, 10 2014

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Italian league powerhouse AS Roma is returning to Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando for a week of training and a friendly against Orlando City. Roma will be stateside next month, training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Com...

Italy selects Stadio Olimpico as 2020 candidate

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 9 2014

Rome's Stadio Olimpico will be sent into the running as Italy's only candidate for host city status at Euro 2020, the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) has announced. Milan's San Siro, which will host the 2016 Champions League final, is not dee...

Roma's Destro given four-game ban

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Roma forward Mattia Destro has been given a four-game ban after television evidence was used to view an incident in the Giallorossi's 3-1 win over Cagliari on Sunday. • De Martinis: Destro carries Roma Destro, who already faced a one-...

Italian trio chase World Cup call-up

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Mattia Destro, Luca Toni and Ciro Immobile all strengthened their claims for an Italy call-up ahead of the World Cup with their displays over the weekend. • Horncastle: Immobile a must Destro, 23, struck a hat trick for Roma in the...

Agent talks up move for Cruzeiro midfielder Nilton

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 7 2014

The agent of Cruzeiro defensive midfielder Nilton says Europe’s top clubs are interested in his client. Nilton, 26, reportedly has a release clause of 5.5 million euros but could be available for around 3 million euros, with Inter Milan ...

Pjanic happy to extend Roma contract

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 3 2014

Miralem Pjanic has assured Roma fans that he will not be leaving in the summer, saying a new contract will be signed but at the moment he is focused on the title run-in. • De Martinis: Roma keep chasing The Bosnian midfielder celeb...

Baldissoni: Roma still in title hunt

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 31 2014

Roma are still in the hunt for the scudetto, according to their general manager Mauro Baldissoni. • Garcia pleased with pen U-turn They face Parma in a rearranged fixture in midweek knowing a win would reduce their deficit on league lea...

Garcia pleased with penalty U-turn

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 31 2014

Roma coach Rudi Garcia praised Sassuolo striker Nicola Sansone for his honesty after referee Nicola Rizzoli was convinced to revoke a penalty awarded in Sunday's 2-0 defeat to the Giallorossi. Rizzoli pointed to the spot after consultation wit...

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