Conference League: Roma-Vitesse Preview

Roma-Vitesse Conference League showdown

Roma have a chance to secure their place in the Conference League quarterfinals tomorrow when they host Vitesse in the Italian capital. The two sides square off tomorrow evening with the Giallorossi holding a 1-0 advantage on aggregate after they won last week in the Netherlands. However, since the elimination of the away goals tiebreaker, Roma […]

Vitesse boss Thomas Letsch: “We showed we can play at Roma’s level.”

Thomas Letsch of Vitesse

Vitesse manager Thomas Letsch hopes his side can replicate their performance during Thursday’s loss to Roma when they return to league action on Sunday. The German technician insisted he was pleased with his team’s display on Thursday evening in the Conference League despite their 1-0 defeat to the Giallorossi. “What I saw on the pitch […]

Vitesse owner Valeriy Oyf puts club up for sale


Just one day after their Conference League defeat to Roma, Vitesse announced the club has been put up for sale by majority shareholder Valeriy Oyf. Oyf, a Russian oligarch, will also resign from the Dutch side’s Supervisory Board with immediate effect amid the war in Ukraine. “It pains me a lot to say goodbye to […]

Tiago Pinto ahead of Vitesse: “Every game is a final for us.”

AS Roma general manager Tiago Pinto

Roma executive Tiago Pinto reiterated the importance of the Giallorossi’s showdown this evening against Vitesse. The capital club face the Dutch side tonight in the Netherlands for the first leg of their Conference League Round of 16 tie. “Why are so many first choice players starting? Luckily everyone is available because we don’t have many […]

Conference League: Roma vs. Vitesse Preview

Roma-Vitesse Conference League showdown

Roma began the most crucial stretch of their season with a massive 1-0 victory over Atalanta this past Saturday. The win reignited the Giallorossi’s hopes for a potential top four league finish, but now their attention shifts to the Conference League. José Mourinho’s men travel to the Netherlands for the first leg of their Round […]

Vitesse boss Thomas Letsch reacts to Roma draw

Thomas Letsch of Vitesse

Vitesse manager Thomas Letsch reacted calmly after his team learned they drew Roma in the Conference League round of 16 earlier today. The Dutch side host the Giallorossi for the first of two legs on March 10th at the GelreDome. Letsch expressed that even though his side earned “the hardest” possible draw, he also called […]