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  1. Report: Daniele De Rossi still thinking about US move, just not this...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Once A Metro

    ... his plans for the future. At the forefront of those plans: winning Serie A. De Rossi expressed confidence in current AS Roma head coach Rudi Garcia , as one might expect, saying he thought the coach would lead the club to a title, "if not this year, ...

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  2. Roma scrape past Empoli in CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Umupira

    AS Roma needed a hugely controversial penalty, converted by Daniele De Rossi six minutes from the end of the extra time, to see off modest Empoli 2-1 in the Italian Cup last 16 on Tuesday. The penalty was awarded when Empoli's Piotr Zielinski slid in to make a clearance and seemed to get the ball away cleanly, but Roma forward Leandro Paredes tripped over his outstretched leg and referee Marco Di Bello pointed to the spot.

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  3. AS Roma eliminates Empoli FC in Round of 16 of Coppa ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    AS Roma defeated Empoli FC 2-1 in the Round of 16 for the Coppa Italia on Tuesday. The game at the Stadio Olimpico went into overtime as the host, Roma, found a way to keep continue onto the quarterfinals of the Italian domestic soccer tournament.

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  4. How soccer star Francesco Totti's famous selfie came to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Mashable

    When AS Roma soccer icon Francesco Totti generated worldwide headlines after celebrating a crucial goal against rival Lazio on by grabbing a nearby iPhone and snapping a selfie from the pitch, it wasn't just a spontaneous moment that happened to become a minor sporting sensation. Rather, the moment was the result of a spectacular score, a 38-year-old star eager to embrace digital media and a new owner's overall push to bring a storied Italian soccer club into the modern era.

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  5. Totti brace gives Roma a draw, Juve winRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Umukino

    Irrepressible AS Roma captain Francesco Totti scored twice to haul the Serie A title challengers back from two goals behind against arch-rivals Lazio and earn them a 2-2 draw in a pulsating derby on Sunday. A stunning volley by Paul Pogba set front-runners Juventus on the way to a 3-1 win at Napoli which extended their lead to three points and Cagliari gave Gianfranco Zola his first Serie A win as coach when they beat bottom club Cesena 2-1.

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  6. Totti creates media sensation with goal selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | ANSA.it

    Rome, January 12 - AS Roma captain Francesco Totti created a media sensation by taking a selfie after completing a double to earn his side a 2-2 draw in Sunday's derby with city rivals Lazio. It is not rare for sports stars to take selfies in celebration.

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  7. Totti saves Roma, Juventus extend leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | ANSA.it

    Rome, January 12 - AS Roma captain Francesco Totti saved his side from a painful defeat in Sunday's derby, scoring a double to earn them a 2-2 draw with city rivals, but his heroics could not stop Juventus extending their lead at the top of Serie A. The Turin giants, who are chasing their fourth consecutive league title, moved to 43 points from 18 games, three more than second-placed Roma, with a 3-1 win at Napoli. Things looked bad for Roma when Felipe Anderson and Stefano Mauri deservedly gave third-placed Lazio a 2-0 lead in the first half of the derby.

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  8. Hot-to-trot Totti celebrates derby brace with on-pitch selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | ABC News

    Italian football star Francesco Totti has planned and produced his own unique goal celebration, taking a selfie after scoring an equalising goal in a hotly contested derby match in Rome. Totti, 38, playing in his 23rd season for AS Roma, defied his age as he scored twice to haul his team back from a 2-0 half-time deficit against fierce rivals Lazio.

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  9. Totti brace gives Roma draw against LazioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | The Globe and Mail

    AS Roma's Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring his second goal against SS Lazio during their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Olympic stadium in Rome Jan. 11. AS Roma's Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring his second goal against SS Lazio during their Italian Serie A soccer match at the Olympic stadium in Rome Jan. 11. Francesco Totti scored twice to haul AS Roma back from two goals behind against arch-rivals Lazio and give them a 2-2 draw in their Serie A derby on Sunday. Stefano Mauri volleyed Lazio in front in the 25th minute and Felipe Anderson, who set up the first goal, increased their lead four minutes later with a low shot from outside the area which went through a forest of legs.

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  10. Neither Arsenal nor Tottenham likely to sign Argentine target unless this happensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Business News

    ... that they will not be tempted to spend 32m on a 21-year-old. In the summer of 2013 Spurs signed Erik Lamela from AS Roma for 30m, and there are still doubts on whether the Argentina international will deliver the goods in the long term? Perhaps ...

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  11. Inter hold Juve, miserable debut for ZolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Umupira

    Serie A leaders Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw by Inter Milan who hit back through a clinical Mauro Icardi strike after conceding an early Carlos Tevez goal on Tuesday. Second-placed AS Roma cut the gap to one point with a 1-0 win at Udinese, although the hosts claimed that Davide Astori's header never crossed the line after it bounced down off the crossbar.

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  12. Controversial goal gives Roma win at Udinese in Serie ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Globe and Mail

    Roma's defender from Brazil Maicon fights for the ball with Udinese's defender from Brazil Gabriel Silva during the Serie A football match Udinese vs AS Roma at "Stadio Friuli" in Udine on January 6, 2015. Roma's defender from Brazil Maicon fights for the ball with Udinese's defender from Brazil Gabriel Silva during the Serie A football match Udinese vs AS Roma at "Stadio Friuli" in Udine on January 6, 2015.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Soccer-Roma win amid ball-over-the-line rowRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Reuters

    AS Roma boosted their Serie A title challenge with a 1-0 win at Udinese on Tuesday amid controversy over whether Davide Astori's header had crossed the line for the game's only goal. Astori's header from a Francesco Totti free kick bounced down off the underside of the crossbar and into the arms of Udinese goalkeeper Orestis Karnezas in the 17th minute.

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  14. What Signing a Striker Like Zlatan Ibrahimovic Would Mean for AS RomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | BleacherReport

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic was unhappy at Paris Saint-Germain and Roma were on the cusp of bringing him back to Serie A. The Corriere dello Sport 's Roberto Maida, here in Italian , called it "a splendid suggestion, an incredible idea" while reporting on the rumour, outlining the financial difficulties and the fact that the club told the Italian press that it wasn't "an elephant's graveyard" where ageing footballers might find a comfortable semi-retirement. The player has since played down the link, and the fact that his agent Mino Raiola has never been shy about using gossip in the media for his own devices shouldn't be forgotten.

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  15. De Rossi linked to Rbny, Nyc FCRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Once A Metro

    Midfielder Daniele De Rossi, who has spent his entire senior career with A.S. Roma has been linked to the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC for a possible summer transfer. Italian site SoccerItalia is reporting that most of the interest seems to be coming from NYC FC with the Red Bulls being reluctant to spend DP money.

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  16. 4 key passes, 3 dribbles - but is this another false dawn for Lamela?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Business News

    ... performance against a promoted side who are struggling for Premier League survival. The 30 million signing from AS Roma has been frustratingly inconsistent since his arrival in the Premier League in the summer of 2013. That 22-year-old Lamela has ...

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  17. Hayne 'has a team' but visa issue halts signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... according to Sunil Gavaskar. EURO BEAT: Luis Suarez's long wait for a goal in the Spanish league finally ended as AS Roma's Serie A title hopes hit by AC Milan draw. THE Melbourne Stars' terrible start to BBL04 has continued, thanks to a Darren ...

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  18. Erik Lamela reacts to his first Premier League goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Business News

    ... the promoted outfit 2-1 at home to maintain their challenge for a top-four finish in the Premier League. The former AS Roma star, though, was modest about his feat and insisted that the team always comes first for him. The win against Burnley has ...

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  19. Ranking and Grading Liverpool Players on UCL Group Stage PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Liverpool crashed out of the Champions League with a 1-1 draw at home to FC Basel on Tuesday night, as Steven Gerrard 's late free-kick failed to inspire a comeback by Brendan Rodgers' side in a must-win tie. The Anfield side finished third in Group B behind Basel and the unbeaten Real Madrid , standing just one point above Bulgarian minnows PFC Ludogorets Razgrad.

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  20. Serie A - Ten-man Roma stage dramatic fightback to draw with SassuoloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Adem Ljajic scored deep into injury-time to rescue a point for second-placed AS Roma who had to come from two goals behind and with a man down to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Sassuolo in Serie A on Saturday. Ljajic had begun the comeback with a 78th minute penalty for a Roma side reduced to 10 men six minutes after the break when midfielder Daniele De Rossi was sent off for a second booking.

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