Monday, August 10, 2020

Tag: Roma

The Weekend Of Derbies: North London Derby, Derby Della Capitale and Madrid Derby Preview

Football fans are going to be welcomed back from the international break by a derby weekend -  three colossal derbies in fact, one each in the three top European leagues and all on the same day. Fantastic you say? Definitely! First by 12:30 local time...

UEFA Champions League 2017/18 Season’s Preview: Impossible Is Nothing

Few things in life can make a grown man cry, and the UEFA Champions league anthem has proven over time to be one them. And who can blame those who succumb to tears. The emotions felt when you step onto the field for your...

Season’s Preview: The Italian Serie A – Part Four

Thus far, we have previewed the Serie A team by team, looking at 15 teams in parts 1, 2 and 3. This is the concluding part of the Serie A Preview. Enjoy!   ROMA — Rome, Italy 16/17 Finish: 2nd Coach: Eusebio di Francesco Stadium: Olimpico Best Player: MF...

Francesco Totti at 40: Ode To The Eternal Man

“Roma was more than a football club for us (his father). It was part of our blood, our family and our souls. Rome is the sea, the mountain, the monuments. Rome to me, is the world. This club, this city, has been my life”   A...

Serie A Round Review: Game Week Two

Genoa, Juventus, Sampdoria and Sassuolo keep their 100 percent record intact, Andrea Belotti enjoys an eventful Sunday while Inter Milan continue to labour.   Roma squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at Cagliari. Luciano Spalletti rang some subtle changes , swapping out Edin Dzeko for...

5 Realistic Defensive Options For Arsenal, Chelsea

With the transfer window in the major leagues across the major European leagues coming to a close soon, summer transfer deadline day promises to be both frantic and frenetic.   Chelsea and Arsenal have had contrasting starts to the season. The Blues have a maximum 9...

Missing!: The UEFA Champions League Biggest Absentees

After the draws on Thursday, it is safe to say the 2016/2016 season of the UEFA Champions League has finally commenced. Outside one or two newcomers and a few exciting matchups, the draws served up nothing really surprising. Most notable however, is the number...

Serie A Round Review: Game Week 1

The 2016-2017 Serie A season kicked off at the Stadio Olimpico as Roma shrugged off a drab first half performance to beat Udinese 4-0. Luciano Spalletti, swamped with European commitment on Tuesday, opted for a full-strength side. Wojciech Szczesny returned between the sticks while...

Scudetto: Why Juventus Must Watch Out For The Chasing Pack

For the benefit of those who haven’t been following the Italian Serie A, here’s a recap. Suggestive of utter hegemony and totally nauseating for non-Bianconeri fans – Juventus have won the past 5 Scudetti by a collective 54 point margin. 4 points in 2011/2012,...

‘Ifreke Inyang: 5 things we learnt from the Champions League Round of 16 draws

The 16 teams left in the Champions League, have been drawn against each other. There are a few must-see clashes in February/March 2016 and a  few other 'walk-overs'. But what are the five things we learnt after Monday's draws in Nyon? 1. Same ol, same ol Ugh. Doesn't...
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