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Liverpool Fans React To ‘Perfect Draw’ Against Roma In Champions League Semi-Finals

The draw for the semi-finals of this year’s Champions League has just been made and Liverpool supporters have gone into meltdown after they were drawn against Roma. That means Real Madrid and Bayern Munich will contest the other last-four tie in what will be two incredibly exciting semi-final matchups. The official result of the #UCLdraw!@FCBayern v @realmadrid @LFC v @OfficialASRoma …

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The Italian Job: Is Serie A On The Rise Again?

ROME, ITALY - OCTOBER 02: Kostas Manolas of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the team's second goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale at Stadio Olimpico on October 2, 2016 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images )

Italian football has been in steep decline for the last decade or so; Serie A’s glory days are a distant memory. The league that once saw AC Milan’s holy trinity of Marco van Basten, Frank Rikjard and Ruud Gullit stomp its pitches, questioned Denis Bergkamp’s credentials as a top-class striker and gobbled up Europe’s elite players season after season is …

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Jack Wilshere’s Move To Roma Breaks Down, Bournemouth Loan Likely

Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will not be moving to Serie A after his move to Italian giants AS Roma broke down this afternoon. Reliable journalist James Horncastle has tweeted from one of his sources that Wilshere will not be leaving the Gunners for a move abroad. Wilshere to Roma has apparently broken down via @ManuBaio — James Horncastle (@JamesHorncastle) 31 …

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Italian Outfit Hoping To Sign Arsenal Star [Report]

TURIN, ITALY - JANUARY 24: Wojciech Szczesny of AS Roma shouts during the Serie A match between Juventus FC and AS Roma at Juventus Arena on January 24, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

AS Roma look likely to pursue Polish international Wojciech Szczęsny this summer following a relatively successful loan campaign last term with the Italian side. Although the Italian giants have already acquired a goalkeeper this transfer window, in the form of the Brazilian Alisson, the club seem to want to bring the 26-year-old back for the foreseeable future. Alisson joins 38-year-old Bogdan …

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Chelsea Miss Out On One Of Their Main Transfer Targets

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 14: Miralem Pjanic of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between AC Milan and AS Roma at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 14, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Chelsea have missed out on of their long time transfer targets. AS Roma and Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic has completed his medical and has now signed for the Italian champions, Juventus. The Bosnia international was in contract with Roma until June 2018. However Pjanic has a buyout clause in the region of €32 million, which Juventus have cashed in on. …

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Chelsea To Bid €45 million For Belgian Roma Midfielder

ROME, ITALY - FEBRUARY 21: Radja Nainggolan of Roma (wanted by Chelsea and Man United) in action during the Serie A match between AS Roma and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Olimpico on February 21, 2016 in Rome, Italy.

Reports emerging from Italy suggest that Chelsea are expected to offer €45 million for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan. It is not the first time the London club have tried to sign the Belgian international, having previously had an offer thought to be in the region of €35 rejected as new boss Antonio Conte seeks to bolster the club’s midfield ahead of …

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Serie A Weekend Roundup: Juventus Set New Club Record

FROSINONE, ITALY - FEBRUARY 07: Players of Juventus celebrate the victory after the Serie A match between Frosinone Calcio and Juventus FC at Stadio Matusa on February 7, 2016 in Frosinone, Italy. (Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images)

Frosinone weren’t to stand in the way of Juventus as a 2-0 win, with goals from Juan Cuadrado and Paulo Dybala, ensured a new club record was set this weekend. It proved to be the result which provided the club with their 14th consecutive victory. The winning run of games began with a win over Torino on October 31st, and …

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Rudi García Has Failed To Build A Roman Empire

Rudi García’s Roma are a strange animal. The temptation is always there to acknowledge them as a dangerous side, and at times they very nearly achieve that, but at the heart of that team there always exists the fundamental problem that they are just so beatable. The latest side to take advantage of the Giallorossi’s weak will were Serie B side …

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Serie A’s Open Title Race Has Let Juventus Back In

Crisis over, apparently. Juventus came away from the Olimpico on Friday night with a 2-0 win against Lazio, their fifth on the bounce in Serie A, to move within four points of leaders Napoli. The Old Lady has woken up, finally. With just one win in their opening six matches, Juve were slow out of the traps. Things weren’t looking …

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Manchester United Striker Spotted In Rome Airport…Lazio President Responds To Rumours

Robin van Persie

Adding to speculation of a move to Lazio, ageing Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has been spotted at Fiumicino Airport in Rome.  Robin Van Persie at Rome Airport today ahead of move to Lazio. pic.twitter.com/cPSBr7RFrM — Football Sources (@FootbaIISources) June 6, 2015 Rumours were mounting surrounding a four-year contract for the Dutch international but Lazio President Claudio Lotito has …

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Serie A Week 15 Review

Ciarán Murphy is here with a round-up of some of the biggest results from Serie A week 15 as well as the rumours that Fernando Torres could already be on his way out of Milan, having only joined the San Siro outfit during the summer.  1. Mancini’s first win Inter Milan stopped high flying Chievo’s great run of form on Monday …

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Serie A Review: Week 14

Ciarán Murphy is here with a round-up of some of the biggest results and stories from Serie A week 14, including Roma’s clash with Juventus, transfer rumours making the rounds as well as everything else in between from Italy’s top flight. 1. Roma leave it late On Saturday evening in the Stadio Olimpico Roma had the chance to move within a …

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