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Liverpool Defender To Sign For Roma

AS Roma v Empoli FC - Serie A

Liverpool and Slovakian centre-back , Martin Skrtel , looks to be moving to Serie A Giants, Roma, according to the Express. Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli of Gazzetta dello Sport also tweeted that “Roma have reached an agreement for Skrtel. 3 years contract for the Slovak former Liverpool defender”. News broke earlier in the week that the 31 year old may be on the move …

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Liverpool And Roma In Race To Sign Real Madrid Midfielder [Reports]

Granada CF v Real Madrid CF - La Liga

Croatian and Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic could possibly be making move to Jurgen Klopps Liverpool side , according to Gazetta World. Liverpool may not be the only possible destination for  the 22 year old though, as Roma are also looking to sign the former Inter Milan star. The Croatian midfielder is looking at the exit door after only one …

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Chelsea Considering Third Bid Of €45m For Key Summer Target [Report]

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 09: Radja Nainggolan of AS Roma looks on during the Serie A match between AC Milan and AS Roma at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 9, 2015 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Prominent Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has provided an update on Chelsea’s pursuit of Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan. The Belgian international has been the subject of intense speculation recently as doubts have resurfaced over Roma’s ability to keep hold of the player, and it looks as though an exit may be on the cards. According to Di Marzio, Chelsea have …

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Manchester United Boss Mourinho Targets £30m Serie A Playmaker [Report]

ROME, ITALY - MAY 17: Miralem Pjanic of AS Roma gestures during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Udinese Calcio at Stadio Olimpico on May 17, 2015 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Not content with all but securing Zlatan Ibrahimović and entering into talks for Villarreal defender Eric Bailly, Manchester United are reportedly on the trail of another of Europe’s hottest properties. Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanić has been linked with the likes of Barcelona, Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain this summer, and the Manchester Evening News and La Repubblica are reporting that new Manchester United boss …

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Champions League Seedings Make For Grim Reading For Arsenal And Tottenham

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 28: Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid of Real Madrid lifts the Champions League trophy after the UEFA Champions League Final match between Real Madrid and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 28, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Real Madrid’s Champions League final victory means that they are confirmed in the top group of seeds for next year’s competition. UEFA’s recently revised rules for Champions League seeding mean that Zinedine Zidane’s side will go into the top seeds alongside the champions of the seven highest-ranked countries in terms of coefficients. This means that despite never having been in …

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Audio: The Coshcast – Leicester’s Party Postponed

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 24: Leicester City celebrate at the end of the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Swansea City at the King Power Stadium on April 24, 2016 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Welcome to episode 38! Like Ernest Hemingway, the Cosh have been to Europe, enjoyed the hell out of it and then come back to North America to write about it. This week on the pod, we start with tales from the road as we recount racial profiling and Totti miracles in Rome, pretzels and Neo-Nazis in Berlin, rumblings of protest …

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Former Liverpool Striker Hits Out At Ex-Manager Brendan Rodgers

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Liverpool Manager Brendan Rogers encourages Fabio Borini of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on August 26, 2012 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Fabio Borini did not enjoy the happiest of spells at Liverpool. The former Italian international scored just three goals in 38 appearances for the Anfield club across a three year spell – one of those years being spent on loan at Sunderland – before finally making a permanent move to the North-East in 2015. Borini was once a favourite of …

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Manchester United Player’s Agent Says Serie A Move Is A Possibility

As Manchester United continue to be linked with countless transfer targets, news is emerging of the potential departure of one of their big men. The 2015/16 Premier League season so far has certainly been memorable. Chelsea courted relegation before Christmas, Arsenal suffered from their now trademark end-of-season slump, Manchester United have given us an off-field managerial soap opera and all the …

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Serie A: Juventus Celebrate Winning Fifth Consecutive League Title

FLORENCE, ITALY - APRIL 24: Players of Juventus FC celebrates the victory after the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Juventus FC at Stadio Artemio Franchi on April 24, 2016 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)

Despite not even playing today, Juventus have been crowned Serie A champions for the fifth consecutive season. Napoli’s 1-0 defeat at the hands of Roma at the Stadio Olimpico on Monday afternoon means that Juve cannot be caught at the summit of the Serie A table, standing twelve points clear of Maurizio Sarri’s side with three games remaining. The Juventus players …

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Chelsea Eyeing Up Roma Defender As John Terry Replacement

REGGIO NELL'EMILIA, ITALY - APRIL 29: Kostas Manolas # 44 of AS Roma looks on during the Serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and AS Roma on April 29, 2015 in Reggio nell'Emilia, Italy. (Photo by Mario Carlini / Iguana Press/Getty Images)

New Chelsea boss has something of a renovation job on his hands at Chelsea this summer, and it is one that he is eager to begin as soon as possible. Diego Costa is desperate to leave the club, while doubts remain over the futures of other star names such Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtios. As it looks increasingly likely that captain John …

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Six Talking Points Ahead Of The Champions League’s Return

Chamions League Last 16 - Man City, Chelsea, Arsenal

This week sees the long-awaited return of the Champions League as sixteen teams remain in the hunt for Europe’s top prize. Going into the eight first-leg ties spread across four matchnights, there are a number of factors which could affect which way the balance shifts – as of right now some of these fixtures could be too close to call.   …

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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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Things To Look Out For In Serie A 2015/2016

The new Serie A season kicks-off today and after an eventful summer in the transfer window, where Juventus, AC Milan and Inter Milan have thus far spent a cumulative €253 million, here are a few things to look out for over the course of a 15/16 campaign that should be more eye-catching than usual. Juventus’ Strikeforce  Having signed three forwards …

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Why England Can’t Afford To Keep Ignoring The Europa League

The Europa League can provide English clubs with the European bounties they desire if they just gave it a chance.  Ronald Koeman was taking nothing for granted last night. Despite Southampton taking a comfortable 3-0 lead to Arnhem, the Southampton manager still saw fit to name a strong side for their Europa League second leg tie against Vitesse. They faced …

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Serie A Week 23 Review

Everything you need to know in Serie A this week.    1. Juventus held by Cesena.  The leaders had a chance to go nine points clear at the top of the table but could not get past a dogged Cesena side. For the game at the Stadio Dino Manuzzi Juve were without the suspended Carlos Tevez and gave Giorgio Chiellini …

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Should Liverpool Launch A Summer Raid On Serie A?

Last week Liverpool owners John W Henry and Tom Werner flew into Liverpool to check in on the progress of the redevelopment of Anfield and discuss a possible increase in Rodgers’ summer budget after they agreed a new big money shirt deal with New Balance. After Liverpool’s 3-2 win over Tottenham,  Rodgers set off to Italy and rumours began to …

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