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NBCSN will televise Liverpool’s first match in the United States in 2014 as the Reds meet AS Roma in a “Football at Fenway” friendly at Fenway Park in Boston on Wednesday, July 23, it was announced today.
NBCSN will produce a special pre-match show at 7 p.m. ET. Kickoff follows at 7:30 p.m. ET. Announcers will be named at a later date.
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In some transfer news this Monday, former Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole has signed for Italian club AS Roma as a free agent.
A couple of months after being left out of England's 2014 FIFA World Cup squad and hence retiring from international football, Ashley Cole has lighted up his playing career with a move abroad to taste Italian football. In an official statement, the Giallorossi announced the signing:
“AS Roma announces that it has signed a two-year contract with English footballer Ashley Cole, expiring... Read the rest of the article »
After becoming a free agent, Ashley Cole will likely join Roma next season.
After not receiving a renewal offer from Chelsea, Ashley Cole is now a free agent. As one would expect with players of his caliber, Cole’s status as free agent only lasted a couple of days, as Roma swooped in to close a deal.
Ashley Cole failed to make Roy Hodgson's final 23-man squad leaving for Brazil
The English left back, undeservedly snubbed by Roy Hodgson, as the results in... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City are reportedly closing in on Porto's defender, Elaquim Mangala.
Manchester City have reportedly been monitoring Porto’s centre-back, Elaquim Mangala for over 18 months. The Citizens have tried to sign the French defender already last year, but the Portuguese club’s request of £50M for Mangala and Fernando was deemed too high.
After having signed Fernando from Porto for £12M however, the EPL champions are confident the French player... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern Munich, in need of a defender, is trying to sign AS Roma's Mehdi Benatia
It is no secret that Bayern Munich are looking for a defender to strengthen their backline. Dante and Boateng had a positive season in the Bundesliga but struggled in the Champions League, where they suffered their opponents pace.
That is why Guardiola has been looking for an experienced and possibly fast defender, to add to the depth of his bench. At first, all the signs pointed to David Luiz... Read the rest of the article »
From Brazil, Pjanic encourages his club, Roma, to buy his international teammate, Edin Dzeko from Manchester City.
It is no secret that Manchester City’s striker, Edin Dzeko, is up for grabs. The player has not found room in Pellegrini’s team, yet always came to the rescue when called upon. The Bosnian’s tenacity attracted the attention of major clubs in Europe.
Pjanic celebrates Bosnia's historical qualification to the World Cup
Meanwhile, in Brazil, Bosnia-Herzegovina... Read the rest of the article »
Hellas Verona's talented Juan Manuel Iturbe will likely leave his team for a bigger club next season.
During last season, newly promoted Hellas Verona proved to be Serie A’s surprise due to their entertaining style of play and a very prepared coach, Mandorlini. However, much of the team’s success came from the performance of one player, Juan Manuel Iturbe.
Surely Iturbe must have picked up some good advices from colleague Lionel Messi
The Argentinian left-midfielder is this... Read the rest of the article »
A group of Napoli supporters hung a Roma mannequin by the neck and swore vengeance for Ciro.
Just weeks after the controversial Italy Cup final that came dangerously close to being cancelled, Napoli and his supporters found another way to embarrass Italy and football all around the world.
The present incident referred to that chaotic night of the cup final, and a brief explanation of what occurred that night is necessary to understand the abomination discovered today. On the night of... Read the rest of the article »
After suffering a humiliating defeat to relegation candidates Catania, Roma will be hoping to finish their season with pride by beating league leaders Juventus.
Preview: Roma hope to get back on track against familiar opponents Juventus
Roma arguably suffered the shock of their season so far when they were trounced 4-1 at the hands of basement dwellers Cagliari, and by far, that game on 4 May appears to be one of the biggest shocks of this season's edition of Serie A. As a result, the Giallorossi, who had tried to keep pace with Juventus over the course... Read the rest of the article »
The high-flying Giallorossi host a resurgent Rossoneri side in a Friday evening Serie A clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Preview: Clarence Seedorf's troops look to make it six for six against a very tough Roma side
Although Rudi Garcia's men are unlikely to catch Juventus, who sit eight points clear with just four games remaining, the Scudetto race is still not done and dusted. The Giallorossi have gone on an amazing winning streak of eight straight games to secure Champions League football for next season and... Read the rest of the article »
After a long absence, Parma are hoping to make a return to the continental stage next season, but they will have to be on their toes against a confident Roma side.
Preview: Giallorossi take on Europa League hopefuls Parma at home in a replay match
The clash between Roma and the Crociati was scheduled to take place exactly two months ago on 2 February, only to see Mother Nature have other plans and as a result, was suspended due to a downpour. As is the case in football, both sides will play out the remainder of the game rather than restarting at the full... Read the rest of the article »
25 points divide the two sides, but Giallorossi fans will certainly remember that the Granata were the first side to take points from Roma this season.
Preview: Rudi Garcia's men look to widen the gap between them and third-placed Napoli
14 points currently separate league leaders Juventus from Roma, although the Giallorossi still hold a game in hand. However, coach Rudi Garcia has already admitted that his side are out of the title race and that Champions League football is their ultimate goal.
"Second place is not locked... Read the rest of the article »
Second place AS Roma will be hoping to distance themselves from third placed Napoli as they welcome Udinese to the Stadio Olimpico.
Preview: Roma set to welcome Francesco Totti back to the squad
The talismanic captain is set to feature during Monday’s encounter after missing out for over a month due to an injury he suffered in the Rome derby against Lazio back on the 9th of February.
The Italian’s timely return will be a major boost to Roma and Rudi Garcia has claimed that his captain’s return will... Read the rest of the article »
With the Scudetto seemingly already set to remain in Turin, Roma and Napoli will battle it out to try to secure second place and automatic Champions League qualification
Preview: Giallorossi and Partenopei look to close gap on runaway leaders Juventus
Last time these two sides met, it was billed as a clash between two high-flying sides in which Roma was enjoying their best Serie A start to date. Fresh off trouncing Inter 3-0, the Giallorossi, inspired by talismanic captain Francesco Totti were on top of Serie A after winning their first seven matches.
They... Read the rest of the article »
Arena Naţională will play host to an international friendly between Argentina and Romania on Wednesday, the 5th of March 2014.
Preview: Sabella looking to finalize squad for World Cup
Wednesday’s fixture will allow coach Alejandro Sabella to take a final look at all his players before he decides as to who will make the trip to Brazil for the mega event. One player who is expected to not make the squad is Juventus forward Carlos Tevez.
The former Man City striker last featured for La Albiceleste in the 2011... Read the rest of the article »
Second placed AS Roma will host Inter Milan at the Stadio Olimpico in a Serie A encounter on Saturday, the 1st of March 2013.
Preview: Roma poised to continue fine run against Internazionale
Inter Milan have recorded just a single win against the capital club in the last nine meeting between the two clubs with the last three matches ending in a victory for La Maggica. Owing to their current form the hosts will definitely be considered the favourite for the tie.
Rudi Garcia’s men second in Serie A, trail... Read the rest of the article »
Napoli will have to overturn a 3-2 deficit against AS Roma from the first leg. Watch live on beIN Sports Play as Rafa Benitez's squad tries to book a place in the Coppa Italia Final.
Preview: Napoli's good home form could be the difference
Napoli took on Roma just a week ago in the first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-finals, and came away with a disappointing defeat. Two first half goals from Gervinho and Strootman had Roma looking comfortable heading into the break, but things quickly changed.
An own goal from De Sanctis in the 47th minute, was following by an equalizing... Read the rest of the article »
Lazio host Roma in the second Derby della Capitale of the season as the two sides battle it out at the Stadio Olimpico in a Serie A encounter.
Preview: Lazio confident of putting an end to Roma’s win streak
Rudi Garcia’s men have enjoyed an incredible start to the season and currently occupy the second position in the Serie A trailing leaders Juventus by nine points with a game in hand.
The Lupi are on an incredible run having won all of their last five matches and will be looking to record their sixth consecutive... Read the rest of the article »
Two of Italy’s top three teams in the league will go head to head as Napoli square off against AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico in the first leg of the Coppa Italia semi-final.
Preview: Roma hoping to stretch win streak
La Maggica have won all of their last five matches in all competitions and will be hoping to keep their good form going when they face third placed Napoli in a Coppa Italia clash. Garcia’s men booked a place in the last four of the competition with a 1-0 victory over league leaders Juventus, who only over two weeks prior to the match had thrashed... Read the rest of the article »
Both these sides lead the Serie A, with Juventus having an eight point lead. They now go head to head in the Coppa Italia, and you can watch all the action live on beIN Sports Play.
Preview: A mouthwatering match, worthy of a final
When you think of AS Roma taking on Juventus in the Coppa Italia, you would more than likely think it was a final. But unfortunately, one of these two sides will go out of the competition on Tuesday night at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.
Rudi Garcia's side got through to the quaterfinals after they defeated Sampdoria just a week ago.... Read the rest of the article »