Ex-Leicester defender Martin Keown: “They got bullied by Roma at times.”

British pundit and ex-Leicester City defender Martin Keown was critical of his former club after they crashed out of the Conference League semifinals against Roma. Tammy Abraham’s first half headed goal plus the Giallorossi’s defensive masterclass thwarted the Foxes in yesterday’s return leg in the Italian capital. “I think he (Brendan Rodgers) will reflect on […]

Leicester’s Timothy Castagne after Roma loss: “We have only ourselves to blame.”

Leicester City defender Timothy Castagne lamented his side’s inability to mount a comeback against Roma following their 1-0 defeat. The Foxes were eliminated by the Giallorossi thanks to Tammy Abraham’s headed goal from a set piece early in the first half. “It’s very disappointing, we have only ourselves to blame,” he told LCFC TV. “Again, […]

Leicester’s Brendan Rodgers rues lack of scoring chances following Roma loss

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers couldn’t hide his disappointment following his side’s defeat to Roma in the return leg of the Conference League semifinals. The Giallorossi defeated the Foxes 1-0 as the Premier League side’s attack was thwarted by Jose Mourinho’s men throughout the fixture. “Of course when you lose a second leg of a […]

Tammy Abraham on Conference League progression: “This win is for the supporters.”

Roma attacker Tammy Abraham lauded the impact of the club’s supporters tonight following their 1-0 victory against Leicester City. Over 65,000 supporters packed the Stadio Olimpico to see the Englishman fire the Giallorossi into the Conference League final thanks to his first half headed goal, which proved to be enough to send the Premier League […]

Roma 1-0 Leicester City, Giallorossi advance to Conference League final

Roma 1-0 Leicester City Full Time Abraham (ROM) 11′ Exactly one year and one day since being appointed the new manager, José Mourinho has taken Roma to their first European final in 31 years. The Giallorossi will face Feyenoord in the UEFA Conference League final on May 25th in Tirana after they defeated Leicester City 1-0 […]

Ibañez ahead of Leicester City: “We need to get our performance right.”

Roma defender Roger Ibañez hopes the club’s supporters will give them an extra boost tonight against Leicester City in the return leg of the Conference League semifinals. The two sides enter tonight level 1-1 with a ticket to the final on May 25th in Tirana on the line. “Certainly tonight’s going to be tough just […]

Conference League: Roma-Leicester City (second leg) Preview

A place in the UEFA Conference League final at the Arena Kombëtare on May 25th is on the line tomorrow evening between Roma and Leicester City. The two sides will square off at the Stadio Olimpico for the return leg of their semifinals fixture following last week’s 1-1 draw in England at King Power Stadium. […]

Four things Roma must do to advance to the Conference League final

UEFA’s third-tier competition, the inaugural Europa Conference League, will be welcoming the second leg of the semi-finals on Thursday. Apart from Marseille and Feyenoord’s clash, another mouth-watering match will grace our screens. Roma will receive Leicester City at the Stadio Olimpico with the tie at aggregate 1-1. José Mourinho’s team kicked off the first leg […]

Leicester’s Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall and James Maddison question marks for Thursday

The status of Leicester City duo Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall and James Maddison for this week’s return leg against Roma is in doubt. The midfield duo missed out on Sunday’s league defeat to Tottenham and it remains to be seen if they’ll take part in Thursday’s face-off against the Giallorossi. Following his team’s loss to Antonio Conte’s […]

Leicester’s Timothy Castagne will be available for second leg in Rome

Leicester City breathed a sigh of relief today regarding the status of fullback Timothy Castagne after he was forced off early in the first half against Roma. The Belgian tweaked his groin during yesterday’s Conference League clash against the Giallorossi and there were fears he’d miss the remainder of the season. However, Foxes boss Brendan […]