Thursday August 11 2011
De La Pena takes a break

Roma have announced that assistant Ivan De La Pena has left the club for an undisclosed period of time.

The former Lazio player joined the Giallorossi coaching staff this summer at the request of boss Luis Enrique.

However, the club have today revealed that the ex-Spanish international will take a brief break from his job.

The outfit added that De La Pena has taken the step because of personal reasons.

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