Man United, Roma cruise in Europa League matchday two
AS Roma

Man United, Roma cruise in Europa League matchday two

Manchester United picked up its first win of the Europa League group stage on matchday two. The Red Devils beat FC Sheriff 2-0 in Moldova. First-half goals from Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo helped United collect all three points. Manager Erik ten Hag fielded a very strong starting XI on the night. Ronaldo, Sancho, Antony, […]

AS Roma

/ 73 days ago

Man United, Roma cruise in Europa League matchday two

Manchester United picked up its first win of the Europa League group stage on matchday two. The Red Devils beat FC Sheriff 2-0 in Moldova. First-half goals from Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo helped United collect all three points. Manager Erik ten Hag fielded a very strong starting XI on the night. Ronaldo, Sancho, Antony, […]

FC Köln

/ 80 days ago

Fan violence mars Nice-Köln game in Conference League

Fan violence in the stands caused a delay in the UEFA Europa Conference League matchup between OGC Nice and FC Köln. Footage inside the Allianz Riviera Stadium showed hectic scenes. Opposing fans fought each other and shot flares back and forth. Moreover, a fan was pushed from the stands, all before the game kicked off. […]

Hearts

/ 94 days ago

West Ham draw Anderlecht, Hearts to play Fiorentina in Conference League

Istanbul (AFP) – West Ham United were placed in the same group as Anderlecht in the draw for this season's Europa Conference League on Friday, while Hearts can look forward to a glamour tie against Serie A side Fiorentina. West Ham will also face Romanian outfit FCSB — formerly known as Steaua Bucharest — as […]
ByAFP

Scamacca opens West Ham account in Conference League win

Paris (AFP) – Gianluca Scamacca scored his first West Ham goal on Thursday to help secure a 3-1 win over Danish minnows Viborg in the Europa Conference League play-offs. West Ham, who made the Europa League semi-finals last season, went into the game after back-to-back losses in the Premier League to Manchester City and Nottingham […]
ByAFP

Surprising success of the Europa Conference League

In 2021/22, no competition caused more surprise than the Europa Conference League. Originally, this competition started as a third-tier of active European club soccer competitions. The Europa League and UEFA Champions League started at least 50 years ago in older formats. Many soccer fans quickly disregarded the Conference League. A potential cash grab from UEFA that […]

AS Roma

/ 186 days ago

Tearful Mourinho hails Conference League 'history' for Roma

Tirana (AFP) – Jose Mourinho said that he and Roma had made history after winning the Europa Conference League on Wednesday, the club's first ever major European trophy. Portuguese coaching icon Mourinho tried and failed to hold back the tears after Roma beat Feyenoord in their first continental final in over three decades and he […]
ByAFP

AS Roma

/ 186 days ago

Zaniolo fires Roma to Conference League triumph over Feyenoord

Tirana (AFP) – Nicolo Zaniolo won Roma their first ever major European trophy on Wednesday with the only goal in a 1-0 win over Feyenoord in the inaugural Europa Conference League final. Italy international Zaniolo struck with a well-taken finish in the 32nd minute to earn Roma their first trophy of any kind since 2008 […]
ByAFP

AS Roma

/ 188 days ago

Euro titles 'no help' to Mourinho ahead of Conference League final

Milan (AFP) – Jose Mourinho said Tuesday that his experience of European glory will be no help to him as Roma are one step away from their first major continental crown. Mourinho has won two Champions Leagues, the old UEFA Cup and the Europa League, but said he was feeling the same pressure ahead of […]
ByAFP

AS Roma

/ 188 days ago

Roma and Feyenoord hoping to turn the corner in Conference League final

Milan (AFP) – Two of Europe's most passionate fan bases will descend on Tirana for Wednesday's Conference League final, a competition belittled by some but which has captured the imagination of Feyenoord and Roma supporters. Starved of success in recent years, both teams travel to the Arena Kombetare knowing they will be backed to the […]
ByAFP

AS Roma

/ 193 days ago

'Blood, sweat and tears' pays off for Abraham as he eyes European glory

Rome (AFP) – Tammy Abraham said to himself when he joined AS Roma from Chelsea last summer he would give his "blood, sweat and tears for this club". In keeping his promise he could be rewarded with European silverware next week. The 24-year-old England international striker's nine goals have been pivotal in Roma's passage to […]
ByAFP