Alberto Aquilani: “Roma have everything needed to win the Conference League.”

Former Roma midfielder Alberto Aquilani, currently manager of Fiorentina’s Primavera side, discussed the Giallorossi’s upcoming Conference League final against Feyenoord. The 37 year-old believes next week’s showdown against the Dutch side presents a massive opportunity for the capital club. “There’s a ton of enthusiasm in Rome just to reach the final,” he told calciomercato.it. “This […]

Matchday 36: Fiorentina-Roma Preview

With only three league matches in Serie A remaining, Roma face a critical showdown tomorrow evening in Tuscany. Aiming to finish fifth and clinch Europa League football next season, the Giallorossi face a must-win clash against Fiorentina on Monday. The capital club temporarily fell behind in-city rivals Lazio in the league table after the Biancocelesti […]

Viola boss Vincenzo Italiano eyes “final push” ahead of Monday’s Roma clash

Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Italiano claims his side are aiming to win their final three league matches—including Monday’s home fixture versus Roma. La Viola are currently outside a European place, sitting seventh in Serie A with 56 points, three points behind fifth-placed Roma. “We have to stay united during this tough stretch, but we’re playing at […]

Fiorentina’s Saponara eager for upcoming Roma clash

Fiorentina midfielder Riccardo Saponara analysed Monday evening’s upcoming league fixture against Roma. La Viola host Jose Mourinho’s side in Tuscany in a critical match with important Europa League place implications. “It’s not going to be easy to stop Roma because they’ve become increasingly sensible and fluid in their playing style,” he told Fiorentina Weekly. “They’ve […]

Fiorentina’s Castrovilli tears ACL, out for Roma match

Fiorentina have been dealt a blow as it was revealed midfielder Gaetano Castrovilli would miss the remainder of the season, including a May 8th showdown against Roma. The 25 year-old was injured during this past weekend’s league affair against Venezia that forced him to exit the prematurely. La Viola announced Castrovilli underwent scans earlier today, […]

Jordan Veretout: “I’ve improved since moving to Serie A.”

Roma midfielder Jordan Veretout

Roma midfielder Jordan Veretout was interviewed by Ouest-France today and reflected on his four-year spell since moving to Serie A. The Frenchman initially moved to Italy in 2017, joining Fiorentina from Aston Villa on a permanent transfer from €7 million. After two successful seasons in Tuscany, Veretout transferred to Roma in a big-money move that […]

Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Italiano rues missed chances after 3-1 loss to Roma

Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Italiano tried to keep things positive after his side fell 3-1 to Roma this evening in the Italian capital. Despite being down a man, his side managed to level the score 1-1 in the 60th minute. However, things only remained even for a few minutes after Roma’s Jordan Veretout, a former Fiorentina […]

Matchday 1: Roma-Fiorentina, the probable formations

Roma (4-2-3-1): Rui Patricio; Rick Karsdorp, Mancini, Ibañez, Viña; Cristante, Veretout; Zaniolo, Pellegrini, Mkhitaryan; Shomurodov Bench: Fuzato, Boer, Reynolds, Calafiori, Kumbulla, Diawara, Villar, Darboe, Bove, Perez, Zalewski, El Shaarawy, Mayoral, Abraham Fiorentina (4-3-3): Dragowski; Venuti, Milenković, Igor Julio, Biraghi; Castrovilli, Pulgar, Bonaventura; Gonzalez, Vlahović, Callejon Bench: Rosati, Terracciano, Quarta, Terzic, Benassi, Bianco, Duncan, Kokorin, Maleh, […]

Mourinho discusses the market, previews tomorrow’s Fiorentina clash

Roma manager José Mourinho spoke at his pre-match press conference today as he prepared to oversee his first league match for the Giallorossi. The Portuguese technician opened his tenure with a victory on Thursday over Trabzonspor in the Europa Conference League, but attention now shifts to Serie A. Roma face Fiorentina tomorrow evening at the Stadio […]

Areola, Chiesa potential reinforcements if Alisson leaves

Italian website calciomercato.com have revealed that Roma sporting director, Ramon Monchi, could turn his attention to Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa as a potential reinforcement in the event that Alisson is sold. The figures of a potential Alisson sale would be around €75 million; €25 million of which would go towards the heir of the Brazilian and […]