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Francesco Totti Posts Emotional Message Ahead Of Final Game

ROME, ITALY - MAY 31: Francesco Totti of Roma greets supporters after the Serie A match between AS Roma and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Olimpico on May 31, 2015 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Tullio M. Puglia/Getty Images)

What a servant to Roma Francesco Totti has been. The ‘King of Rome’ is finally hanging up his boots after 307 goals in 783 appearances for the Serie A outfit. The 40-year-old made his debut way back in 1993, and has enjoyed a career that has earned him a cult following not only in the Italian capital, but all over …

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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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Dundalk Hero Named In UEFA Europa League Team Of The Week

UEFA Europa League Group Stage, Tallaght Stadium, Dublin 29/9/2016 Dundalk vs Maccabi Tel Aviv Dundalk's Ciaran Kilduff celebrates scoring a goal

Dundalk’s fantastic European season soared to new heights on Thursday night as they beat Maccabi Tel Aviv in the Europa League at Tallaght Stadium. The 1-0 win leaves Stephen Kenny’s side on 4 points from 6 from their opening two games, second in the group and three points clear of AZ in third. The man of the hour once again …

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Watch: Francesco Totti Scored His 250th Roma Goal Earlier, Netting Against Joe Hart

Roma legend Francesco Totti scored his 250th goal for the club on Sunday and denied England goalkeeper Joe Hart a clean sheet during Roma’s 3-1 loss to Torino on Sunday. Totti’s second-half penalty gave Luciano Spalletti’s side some brief hope before on-loan Roma winger Iago Falque sealed off the game with Torino’s third goal just ten minutes after the Roma captain had pulled one back. …

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Euro 2016: What To Expect From Group E

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Ireland have again found themselves drawn against tough opposition in Group E, alongside Belgium, Italy and Sweden. The boys in green had a dismal display at Euro 2012, finishing as the worst side in the tournament. This time out though, Ireland will be hopeful of a better performance.  Belgium and Italy, who both have intentions of bringing the trophy home, …

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Philipp Lahm & 20 Shock International Retirements

With the news that Philipp Lahm has called time on his international career still ringing in the ears of German fans, Craig Farrell looks at twenty other international retirements that shocked their respective nations. Leave them wanting more: that is exactly what Philipp Lahm plans to do to Die Mannschaft faithfully. Lahm announced that he will no longer be available for …

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