AS Roma's Starting 11 of the Last 30 Years
Now 34, Francesco Totti has been with AS Roma since he was a teenager. Many feel Totti is one of the most talented to ever play the game, even though his accolades may not suggest it. With the ability to play a number of positions, Totti helped Roma win the 2001 Scudetto and has kept the club knocking on the door of northern sides Inter Milan, AC Milan and Juventus for years.
Franco Tancredi was a star goalkeeper with Roma in the 1980s, and now assists Fabio Capello with the goalies for England's national team.
Brazilian defender Aldair was one of the best in AS Roma history.
Christian Panucci bounced around a lot early in his career, but found a home with AS Roma and became one of the club's best defenders ever.
Sebastiano Nela was one of Roma's greatest players of the 1980s.
Agostino Di Bartolomei
Agostino Di Bartolomei was the captain for Roma when it played Liverpool for the European Cup in 1984. Sadly, he killed himself in 1994. Many regard him as the greatest player to never earn a cap for Italy's Senior National Team.
Giannini was a star with both Roma and Italy, especially in the 1990 World Cup. Now a coach, he has stated that he would love to coach Roma one day.
Daniele De Rossi
Daniele DeRossi has been given the title of vice-captain behind Francesco Totti. Another native from the Lidio di Ostia neighborhood of Rome, DeRossi has become one of the world's top midfielders.
Before there was Francesco Totti, baseball-player-turned-winger Bruno Conti was the most popular Roma player ever. In fact, Conti had a chance to move to the United States at age 13 to play baseball, but elected to remain at home with soccer.
Marco Del Vecchio
Marco DelVecchio was an underrated lefty who almost led Italy to the Euro 2000 title.
Montella celebrates one of his many goals with Roma by pretending he is an airplane.
No player has made an impact on this club more than Totti. He is simply the best player in the history of the club.
Note to fans: Photographs of Falcao and Roberto Pruzzo were not available, which is why they are absent from this team.
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