Archives: Roma

Roma Is Burning – Starting With Totti’s Backheel

Posted on by Kevin Walker

Roma Is Burning Or Should Be Roma need to step it up and continue to set a fire underneath themselves, as this season’s Champions League Final will be held at the Stadio Olimpico.  In knowing the final will be played on … Continue reading

Roma Fights Back Putting Bordeaux To The Sword

Posted on by Kevin Walker

Yoann Gourcuff’s first-half strike gave Laurent Blanc’s side the lead, but Mirko Vucinic brought the visitors level midway through the second half, before Julio Baptista struck twice in the final quarter of the match to revive Giallorossi Champions League ambitions. There … Continue reading

Champions League Day Two – Part Two, Roma & Inter Milan

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Match Schedule Wednesday 01 Oct. 2008 20:45 Bordeaux vs AS Roma 20:45 Internazionale vs Werder Bremen all times (CET) The following training video demonstrates a move utilized by Roma’s versatile Brazilian winger/midfielder/playmaker Rodrigo Taddei .  Taddei now back healthy in the Giallorossi starting XI, should be a … Continue reading

Serie A Match Day Four – Results

Posted on by Kevin Walker

OUCH ROMA, what are you doing?  Falling behind to Genoa in the 4th minute the Giallorossi battled back on a beautiful goal from Daniele De Rossi only to be shattered by Diego Milito with two second half goals.  Mr. Milito is certainly making an impact in the … Continue reading

Roma 1 – 2 CFR CLUJ, CFR CLUJ WHO?

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LOCAL TIME ROME ITALY: (minus 6 hours for NYC time) CFR CLUJ WHO? are the headlines in Rome after Romanian club CFR Cluj made front-page news this morning beating A.S. Roma 2 – 1 at the Stadio Olimpico, in the opening day action of Champions League. CFR Cluj play … Continue reading

The Special One’s Goal Of Week Two

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This week’s winner was scored by Fabrizio Miccoli. Miccoli bagged two goals on Sunday against Roma but it was the first one which was particularly nice and helped set tempo for the rest of the match.  Sadly Miccoli left the match after experiencing a … Continue reading

Italy 2 – 0 Georgia Highlights

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Thank you Mr. De Rossi for your two goals against Hector Cuper’s Georgia and what goals they were.  With a cannon shot in the 16th minute, coming from over 25 yards out, Daniele De Rossi would provide Italy the match winner.  No chance for … Continue reading

Roma’s Aquilani Joins Forces With Nike

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Last month Serie A Talk kept you up-to-date on the evolution of Nikefootball.com with the article, The Fabio Cannavaro Show  , this time round we’ve got some video adverts with several of Serie A’s top stars. The Next Addition of Nike’s “Take It To the … Continue reading

Analysis of an Annihilation

Posted on by Lonnie Smetana

I promise to do my utmost to prevent this article from degenerating into an exercise in hyperbole but the task is a difficult one. After witnessing the display Manchester United put on against AS Roma in a highlight package, I … Continue reading

UCL Quarter-Final Preview (2 of 2)

Posted on by Lonnie Smetana

AS Roma v Manchester UnitedThis is an intriguing battle though Manchester United will be understaffed for the first leg. Park Ji-Sung is out of the match with a knee injury, captain and right-back Gary Neville is suffering from an ankle … Continue reading

Quarter-final matchups set

Posted on by Lonnie Smetana

The drawing for the quarter-finals was held this morning in Milan and here are the matchups:1: Milan v Bayern Munich2: PSV v Liverpool3: Roma v Manchester United4: Chelsea v Valencia The first legs are to be played on 03 & … Continue reading