Euro 2016: Italy Preview

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Read our Italy Preview which assesses the chances of the Azzurri lifting the Euro 2016 trophy. READ MORE


Previewing Roma vs Real Madrid: History and Present

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Roma vs Real Madrid: Past and present This Wednesday, Real Madrid travel to Rome to take on AS Roma in the first leg of their Round of Sixteen encounter against the Giallorossi — how will Roma fare against the Spanish royalty? Unfortunately for Roma, much of the sporting world believes that they will ultimately fail in […] READ MORE


Tactical Insight: AS Roma

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In order to extract weaknesses from the opposition, the ultimate formation must be selected, paving the way for key players to unpick their rivals, one by one. With the right formula in place, a team can tactically create viable options for goal, in the aim of winning the game. One team boasting excellent awareness of […] READ MORE


Roma Not Enough to Quash Manchester City?

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The second feisty week of Champions League mega-action saw Roma meet Manchester City, for what was assumed to be a test of wits, combining all of the Premier League calibre with the relentless energy of the Serie A. For both sides, it was paramount to scoop a victory, but neither prevailed; a 1-1 draw is […] READ MORE


De Rossi's Injury: Manchester City at Ease

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Ahead of the no doubt almighty clash between Roma and Manchester City in this season’s Champions League spell, formidable Italian giant, Daniele De Rossi, has managed to obtain a rather severe injury. The cast-iron defensive midfielder has enjoyed a rich history at the Roman side, and usually has tremendous input during games. De Rossi’s recent […] READ MORE


Italy vs Uruguay: Analysis of a "knock-out" game

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In this actual “Group of Death”, these two footballing powerhouses, Italy and Uruguay, have already been taken down by Costa Rica. They both have lacked a decent defense in the game and Uruguay and Italy ended up losing to Costa Rica 3-1 and 1-0 respectively. Now with Italy playing Uruguay in the last match of the […] READ MORE


The Last of Italy's Golden Generation: The Fab Four

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Buffon, De Rossi, Pirlo and Barzagli. These are names immersed in Italian legend. They are the final four remaining members of Italy’s 2006 FIFA World Cup victory, a team much revered for their perserverance on the pitch despite the distractions back home in the form of the “Calciopoli” scandal. These four men, beards now greying, […] READ MORE