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Roma prepare second Chris Smalling bid as Manchester United ask for £18m

First bid of £11m rejected by Manchester UnitedCentre-back spent last season on loan at RomaRoma are stepping up their pursuit of the Manchester United centre-back Chris Smalling and are expected to submit a second bid for the 30-year-old this week.A f…

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Roma’s Marash Kumbulla: ‘I liked to watch Smalling. I tried to learn from him’

Albania centre-back earned a move to the capital after a spell at Verona, who Roma face as Serie A resumes this weekendMany fear defending is a dying art, a vocation few want to accept any more. Even in Italy, the home of catenaccio, only a small numbe…

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Leicester closing in on signing Roma winger Cengiz Under for £24.6m

23-year-old would join on loan with obligation to buyLeicester had offer for Barcelona’s Trincão turned downLeicester are hoping to conclude a deal to sign the Roma winger Cengiz Under on an initial loan with an obligation to buy for €27m (£24.6m) at t…

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Football transfer rumours: is Dele Alli set for Tottenham exit?

Today’s talk is going its separate waysThis transfer window needed a good Gareth Bale story and the Mill is mightily relieved that, in a world so fraught with anxiety and uncertainty, we can now anchor ourselves firmly to this one. In case you’ve been,…

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Juventus held by Sassuolo in thriller, Porto win Primeira Liga title

Juve edge seven points clear after dramatic 3-3 drawPorto beat Sporting 2-0 to claim their 29th titleJuventus are slowly closing in on another Serie A title, but the league leaders were unconvincing again as they drew 3-3 at Sassuolo to go seven points…

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Juventus held by Sassuolo in thriller, Porto win Primeira Liga title

Juve edge seven points clear after dramatic 3-3 drawPorto beat Sporting 2-0 to claim their 29th titleJuventus are slowly closing in on another Serie A title, but the league leaders were unconvincing again as they drew 3-3 at Sassuolo to go seven points…

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David Squires on … English success in the Anglo-Italian Cup

Our resident cartoonist on the now defunct competition, including his beloved Swindon’s victory over Roma and Fabio Capello Continue reading…

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David Squires on … English success in the Anglo-Italian Cup

Our resident cartoonist on the now defunct competition, including his beloved Swindon’s victory over Roma and Fabio Capello Continue reading…

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‘We are in this together’: Roma players agree to go without pay for four months

Squad will also top up wages of other club staffChief executive applauds ‘superb gesture’The players and coaching staff at Serie A side Roma have agreed to go without four months’ salary to help the club through the crisis caused by the Covid-19 outbre…

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Serie A clubs, players and fans raise millions of euros to fight coronavirus

Roma give gloves and hand sanitiser for distributionFirst-team players and staff at Inter donate €500,00Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageItalian football clubs, players and fans have raised millions of euros to support the co…

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Europa League thrown into coronavirus chaos as two last-16 ties are shelved

Sevilla v Roma and Inter Milan v Getafe first legs postponedSpanish authorities refuse landing permission for Roma’s flightThe knockout stages of the Europa League have been thrown into disarray after two of the last-16 fixtures were postponed the day …

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Sevilla v Roma postponed as flight grounded in Italy due to coronavirus

Flight unable to take off because of ‘lack of authorisation’Hannover footballer is first professional to test positiveRoma have announced they will not travel to Spain for their Europa League match against Sevilla on Thursday after their flight from It…

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Sven-Göran Eriksson: ‘Blackburn let me join Lazio. I thank them every day’

Lazio are in a title race for the first time in years. When they last won Serie A 20 years ago, Sven-Göran Eriksson was in chargeBy The Coaches’ Voice for the Guardian Sport NetworkSerie A was the best league in the world when Roma offered me the job o…

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Paulo Fonseca has reason to worry after Roma are schooled by Sassuolo | Nicky Bandini

Manager needed to be calmed down by Edin Dzeko after a loss to an impressive Sassuolo that suggested Roma have problemsAt the end of a fractious match it is common enough to see a manager step in to dissuade one of his players from confronting the refe…

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Ashley Young makes rapid Inter impact as Serie A title race heats up

Internazionale were held at home, but Lazio failed to capitalise in the Rome derby before Juve were rocked in NaplesOn his first weekend playing in Serie A, Ashley Young brought Inter back within touching distance of league leaders Juventus. OK, maybe …

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Juventus shocked by Napoli while Real Madrid go clear in La Liga

• Zielinski and Insigne score in Napoli’s 2-1 win over Juve• Real Madrid win 1-0 at Real ValladolidSerie A leaders Juventus suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at Napoli, with coach Maurizio Sarri returning to his former club for the first time, though Cristia…

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The psychology of football rivalries

Why does supporting one club mean you have to hate another?By Paul Hyland for The BlizzardEveryone reading this probably has a favourite football team. I’d also be willing to bet that all of you have at least one football club that you hate. Maybe it’s…

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European roundup: Dortmund’s title hopes hit by late collapse at Hoffenheim

Hoffenheim score two late goals to earn 2-1 winRoma thrash Fiorentina to keep pace in Serie ABorussia Dortmund’s Bundesliga title hopes suffered another blow as two late Hoffenheim goals condemned Lucien Favre’s side to an away defeat.The hosts struck …

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Corriere dello Sport condemned for ‘Black Friday’ front page with Lukaku and Smalling

Italian paper references players’ skin colour Smalling’s club, Roma, criticises front pageThe Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport has been heavily criticised for a front page with the headline “Black Friday” in regards to the former Manchester Unite…

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Chris Smalling scores and creates in Roma’s victory over Brescia

• On-loan Manchester United defender helps club climb Serie A• Roma remain behind neighbours Lazio who claimed late victoryChris Smalling scored a goal and had two assists as Roma moved into the top four of Serie A with a 3-0 win over Brescia in Serie …