Earlier this evening, AS Roma returned to the UEFA Champions League following a three-year absence from the European competition. The Giallorossi announced their re-emergence into the tournament by smashing CSKA Moscow by a score of 5-1.
Former Arsenal striker Gervinho scored a brace and assisted another goal as the Italian side notched four unanswered goals in the opening 31 minutes of the contest.
But a night which should have been remembered as a celebration of Roma’s return to the Champions League has been marred by crowd violence between opposing supporters.
There were clashes inside and outside of Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday night. Play…