newsfootballa month ago

Would do anything to have someone like Chris Smalling at my disposal, claims Jose Mourinho

AS Roma boss Jose Mourinho has hit out at Gareth Southgate as he believes that Chris Smalling should be a part of the England squad and is shocked that the defender isn’t. The 32-year-old has earned 31 caps since his debut in 2011 but hasn’t played for the national team since 2017.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Have to tell my players don’t try to stay on your feet and be clowns, asserts Jose Mourinho

AS Roma boss Jose Mourinho has revealed that he is going to urge his players to start diving and not try and stay on their feet instead after the referee didn’t give them a penalty. The Portuguese boss was seething after the on-field referee denied Nicolo Zaniolo a penalty against Atalanta.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Didn’t know much about Italian football but it has helped me develop as player, confesses Tammy Abraham

AS Roma star Tammy Abraham has opened up about leaving Chelsea as it was a difficult decision to make but believes that playing in Italy has made him a better player and man. The forward added that he loves playing for England and that the competition only makes his call up even better.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Prefer to lose game 4-0 rather than lose four games 1-0, asserts Jose Mourinho

In light of their 4-0 to Udinese, Roma boss Jose Mourinho praised his opponents on the night as he admitted that they were perfect but also revealed that it was a difficult game for his team. The Giallorossi endured a tough battle against Udinese, losing their first game of the season.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Reports | Tottenham considering €45 million deal for AS Roma star Nicolo Zaniolo

According to Tuttosport, Tottenham are looking into a potential move for AS Roma midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo with the North Londoners open to spending around €45 million to sign the Italian. The 23-year-old has spent four years at Roma so far and has made 111 appearances, contributing to 37 goals.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Reports | Paulo Dybala set to undergo medical ahead of move to AS Roma

According to the Athletic, AS Roma have come to an agreement with Paulo Dybala with the Argentine in Portugal ahead of a medical with the club. The 28-year-old is a free agent after his contract with Juventus expired at the end of June and has been linked with a move to several clubs.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Reports | Olympique Lyon set £55 million asking price for Lucas Paqueta amidst interest

According to CBS Sports’ Ben Jacobs, Olympique Lyon are open to selling Lucas Paqueta this summer should they get a fee of around £55 million from his suitors. The 24-year-old has three years left on his current contract and has attracted interest from Newcastle United, Arsenal and AS Roma.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Convinced I made right choice to sign for AS Roma this summer, proclaims Nemanja Matic

New AS Roma signing Nemanja Matic believes that he has made the right choice by signing for the Serie A side and reuniting with former boss Jose Mourinho again. The 33-year-old left Manchester United on a free transfer at the end of the 2021/22 season and signed a one-year deal with Roma.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Inter Milan sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan on free-transfer to reported two-year contract

In a statement, Inter Milan have confirmed they have signed Henrikh Mkhitaryan on a free transfer after the Armenian’s contract with AS Roma expired at the end of last season. The 33-year-old spent three years at the Stadio Olimpico, making 117 appearances and winning the Europa Conference League.
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newsfootball5 months ago

LOSC Lille confirm that they’ve appointed Paulo Fonseca as their new manager

In a statement, LOSC Lille have confirmed rumours that they have appointed former AS Roma boss Paulo Fonseca as their new manager to a two year contract. This comes after the club and Jocelyn Gourvennec agreed to part ways two weeks ago, less than a year after they appointed him.
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