1. Serie A Team of Week 25: Sampdoria Soar with Okaka, Anderson Inspires Lazio

    In a round where Juventus effectively ended Roma's Scudetto challenge and all but secured their fourth title in a row, there was plenty of action elsewhere in Italy as well...

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  2. Inter vs. Celtic: Mancini's Nerazzurri Show Signs of Promise in Europa League

    It wasn't Inter's finest hour. That they needed to labour to a 1-0 win at home to a side from the periphery of European football says a lot about how far the Nerazzurri still have ...

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  3. Serie A Team of Week 24: Pirlo Lifts Juve, Inter's Icardi the New Capocannoniere

    Another miserable draw for Roma allowed Juventus to add another two points to their lead at the top of Serie A at the weekend...

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  4. AC Milan: What Does the Future Hold for Silvio Berlusconi, Filippo Inzaghi?

    Eleventh in the table and a world away from the Champions League, a competition they've won more than any other club save Real Madrid . No silverware in almost four years, and a squad that seems to get worse by the transfer window...

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  5. Serie A Team of Week 23: Cesena Shock Juventus as Palermo Humble Napoli

    It was a weekend of upsets in Serie A, as the top three sides all drew or lost. Roma had a shocker at home to Parma , drawing 0-0, but were spared somewhat later in the evening by Cesena , who surprised Juventus by fighting for a 2-2 draw...

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  6. Serie A Team of Week 22: Verde Stars for Roma as Diamanti Fires Fiorentina

    Week 22 finally saw Roma get back to their winning ways against Cagliari , while title favourites Juventus dispatched AC Milan comfortably in Turin...

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  7. Serie A Winners and Losers: Roma's Youth Lead the Way as Milan Start Controversy

    This round of games in Italy saw yet another controversy rear its ugly head into view during the Juventus-Milan game...

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  8. Serie A Team of Week 21: Quagliarella Sinks Sampdoria as Zaza Stars for Sassuolo

    Both Juventus and Roma failed to win at the weekend, while all of the main players in the battle for third also slipped up except Napoli...

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  9. Serie A Winners and Losers: Napoli Close the Gap to Roma as Cesena Shock Lazio

    Udinese offered some reprieve for struggling Roma this weekend, holding champions Juventus to a 0-0 draw at the Stadio Friuli and keeping the gap between first and second at seven points...

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  10. 5 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of 31 January-1 February

    There's plenty to look forward to this weekend in Serie A. Juventus will be hoping to extend their lead at the top of the table as they travel to Udinese, while Roma will want to get back on track at the Olimpico against Empoli...

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  11. Serie A Team of Week 20: Klose Torments Inzaghi's Milan, Moretti Shocks Inter

    Roma failed to keep pace with Juventus this weekend, drawing with Fiorentina in Florence as the Bianconeri comfortably beat Chievo Verona in Turin...

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  12. 4 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of Jan. 24-26

    There are plenty of big games in store this weekend in Serie A. Roma travel to Fiorentina in need of a win to keep the gap to league leaders Juventus at a minimum, while the Bianconeri are at home to Chievo Verona...

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  13. What AS Roma Must Do to Become a Dominant Force in Italy and Europe

    A lot has changed at Roma in the last few seasons, but the Giallorossi still have a mountain to climb. If they're to establish themselves as a genuine, long-term force in Italy ...

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  14. Rudi Garcia Exclusive: Roma Coach on His Philosophy, Serie A and Pallotta

    After a sensational debut season in charge of Roma, Rudi Garcia is now considered to be one of Europe's most highly rated coaches...

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  15. Serie A Team of Week 19: Handanovic Saves Inter, Pogba and Tevez Drive Juventus

    In what could be a pivotal moment in this season's Scudetto race, Roma dropped two points in their pursuit of Juventus as Palermo held them to a draw in Sicily...

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  16. 4 Storylines to Follow in Serie A for Weekend of Jan. 17-18

    There's plenty of excitement in store for calcio fans this weekend. Roma face a difficult away trip to Palermo, while at the Olimpico, Napoli and Lazio face one another in a battle for third place...

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  17. James Pallotta Exclusive: Roma President on Strootman, New Stadium, Serie A

    It's "Inside Roma Week" at Bleacher Report, and today's offering is an exclusive with American businessman James Pallotta , the club's outspoken president...

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  18. Alberto De Rossi Exclusive: Youth Coach on Roma's Vision, Pallotta's Revolution

    It's "Inside Roma Week" at Bleacher Report and day two brings an exclusive interview with former player Alberto De Rossi , who now serves as coach of their Under-20 team...

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  19. Serie A Team of Week 18: Totti Shines in Rome Derby as Vidal's Juve Down Napoli

    Roma's Francesco Totti was the star for the Giallorossi in the weekend's biggest fixture, the Rome derby with Lazio ...

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  20. Francesco Totti Exclusive: King of Rome Talks Title Race, Roma Loyalty, Ronaldo

    It's "Inside Roma Week" at Bleacher Report, and there was only ever one place to start. To follow the weekend that saw him score twice for his team in a pulsating Rome derby—and ...

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  21. Roma vs. Lazio: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Rome Derby

    The Derby della Capitale is a temperamental affair at the best of times, but this season there's an extra edge to it because Roma and Lazio are currently second and third in the table...

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  22. Serie A Team of Week 17: Juventus Draw with Inter as Roma Beat Udinese

    Thanks to Inter's Mauro Icardi and a contentious goal from Davide Astori , Roma climbed to within a point of league leaders Juventus this week with a 0-1 win over Udinese ...

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  23. What Signing a Striker Like Zlatan Ibrahimovic Would Mean for AS Roma

    For a moment, it was the story on every calcio fan's lips. Zlatan Ibrahimovic was unhappy at Paris Saint-Germain and Roma were on the cusp of bringing him back to Serie A...

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  24. Complete Report Card for AS Roma's 2014-15 Season so Far

    After announcing themselves as genuine title-contenders in Serie A last season, Roma have continued to improve this term under Rudi Garcia...

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  25. Why Mario Balotelli's Return to Serie A Would Be Bad for Inter and Liverpool

    Signing Mario Balotelli will always be a gamble. The precociously talented—and frustratingly erratic—striker was a roll of the dice for Manchester City , a speculative ...

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