Ex-Roma boss Paulo Fonseca finalizing deal with Lille

After taking a sabbatical year following his two season in the Italian capital, Paulo Fonseca is looking to re-enter the world of football for the upcoming campaign. According to Sportitalia, the Portuguese technician is on the verge of becoming the coach of French side Lille. The ex-Roma boss is finalizing a deal with Lille, and […]

Former Roma boss Paulo Fonseca: “I had two amazing years with the Giallorossi.”

Following the Giallorossi’s Conference League title, former Roma manager Paulo Fonseca revisited his two year stint with the club, which ended last May. The Portuguese tactician was replaced by Jose Mourinho nearly one year ago and spent this season away from football despite drawing interest from a number of clubs, including Tottenham. “I was very […]

Ex-Roma manager Paulo Fonseca reminisces about his time in the capital

Former Roma manager Paulo Fonseca was asked by Rai Sport to talk about the two years he spent working for the Giallorossi from 2019 until 2021. The Portuguese technician said he was very fond of the experience. “For me personally it was a huge pleasure being the coach of Roma.” “It’s not easy for me […]

Ex-Roma coach Paulo Fonseca flees Ukraine

The latest news regarding Paulo Fonseca’s situation in the Ukraine are positive, claims Il Messaggero. The Italian newspaper reports that Fonseca and his family are safe, and have fled the city of Kiev yesterday afternoon on a bus headed to the Polish border, around 600km distant from the Ukrainian capital. The trip was organized by […]

Ex-Roma boss Paulo Fonseca stuck in Ukraine

Former Roma manager Paulo Fonseca is one of the millions of people affected by the on-going armed conflict in Ukraine. The technician and his family are stuck in Kiev amid a barrage of explosions preventing them and others from leaving the Ukrainian capital. The ex-Roma coach spoke to Mais Futbol and detailed his account of […]

Crystal Palace pursuing Roma’s Borja Mayoral

Borja Mayoral of AS Roma

Roma’s Borja Mayoral could be on the move next month when the winter transfer market begins. The Spanish attacker has long been linked with a January exit from the club after seeing a significant reduction in his role within the team. As a result, Real Madrid, his parent club, are considering the possibility of selling […]

Ex-Roma manager Paulo Fonseca touches upon his time in the capital

Former Roma manager Paulo Fonseca finally opened up (briefly) about his two years in the Italian capital. After leaving the Giallorossi, the Portuguese technician was close to joining Tottenham but talks collapsed once ex-Juve director Fabio Paratici stepped in. Fonseca was recently interviewed by La Repubblica where he spoke of the Italian national team, wanting […]

Fonseca gives first interview since Roma departure

Paulo Fonseca gave his first interview since officially departing the club earlier this week. The Portuguese technician’s contract with the Giallorossi was not renewed while the club announced earlier this month that José Mourinho would be the new manager. When asked about how he’s feeling since his departure, Fonseca claimed that he’s not fretting over […]

Roma qualify for Conference League following season finale draw versus Spezia

The Paulo Fonseca era at Roma is officially over following his team’s 2-2 draw against Spezia. The draw was just enough to ensure that incoming manager Josè Mourinho would be treated to European football for next season —- albeit the Conference League. As he prepares to leave, Fonseca applauded his squad for their attitude in […]