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Chris Smalling receives surprise call-up for Genoa-Roma

Chris Smalling of AS Roma
Andy Mattioli
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After being sidelined for over a month and a half with a thigh injury, Chris Smalling returns to Roma’s call up list.

According to Il Tempo, Smalling underwent group training yesterday and a decision was made to call him up following the absence of Bryan Cristante and Gonzalo Villar due to COVID.

Chances of seeing the English centre-back feature in the match are slim, but a return to the starting line-up could occur in the midweek Conference League fixture.

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