Roma host Real Madrid in latest summer friendly

John Solano

Roma’s preseason continues this evening as the Giallorossi host Real Madrid at the Stadio Olimpico. Paulo Fonseca will be without Jordan Veretout, Steven Nzonzi, and Javier Pastore this evening due to injury as Nicolo Zaniolo will be deployed in his preferred role as trequartista.


Roma defeat Real Madrid 7-6 in penalties

90’ – The second half ends level 2-2 as penalties await

65’ – Casemiro comes close to regaining the lead for the Spanish side

46’ – The second half begins


45’ – The first half ends

40’ – GOL! Dzeko levels it after a beautiful pass from Ünder

39’ – Casemiro scores but is clearly offside, nonetheless it stands

34’ – GOL! Diego Perotti levels the score at 1-1

17’ – Marcelo scores for Real Madrid

7’ – Dzeko nearly grabs Roma the lead as he hits the post

2’ – Lorenzo Pellegrini scuffs a chance to take an early lead

1’ – The match begins


AS Roma (4-2-3-1): Lopez; Florenzi, Fazio, Juan Jesus, Kolarov; Cristante, Pellegrini; Ünder, Zaniolo, Perotti; Dzeko

Bench: Fuzato, Mirante, Mancini, Santon, Spinazzola, Diawara, Schick, Kluivert, Antonucci, Defrel

Real Madrid (3-5-2): Navas; Eder Militao, Varane, Nacho; Carvajal, Kroos, Casemiro, Modric, Marcelo; Hazard; Benzema

Bench: Courtois, Lunin, Odriozola, Valverde, Vazquez, Junior, Jovic, Isco

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26 Feb 18:30