NEWS
Tuesday August 4 2020
Mancini: 'Materazzi is my idol'

Roma defender Gianluca Mancini has revealed World Cup winner and former Inter hero Marco Materazzi has been his idol since an early age.

The Giallorossi defender has revealed the story behind his first tattoo and revealed that it all started with his admiration for the Nerazzurri defender.

“I tattooed the number 23 because of Marco Materazzi,” Mancini told Cronache di Spogliatoio. “Finally, I put it on my shirt. For Marco it was born with the myth of Michael Jordan, for me it starts with him.”

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Friday June 5 2020
Mancini injured elbow in training

Roma defender Gianluca Mancini has reportedly suffered an elbow injury during training and must wear a brace for the next 10 days.

Tuttomercatoweb claims the centre-back picked up an injury during a training match and must support his elbow for the next 10 days but the 24-year-old should be able to continue getting ready for the resumption.

Roma return on June 24 against Sampdoria and Mancini should have recovered in time for the first match after the break.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Friday June 5 2020
Percassi's top 10 Atalanta sales

Antonio Percassi is celebrating 10 years of his second spell as Atalanta President, taking the club to the Champions League - and raking in the cash.

Percassi returned as patron in June 2010, when Atalanta were till in Serie B. Promotion was achieved in their first season reunited, and they haven’t looked back since.

Indeed, the only way has been up, with the Dea going on to become one of Italy’s most enterprising teams and Champions League quarter-finalists.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Wednesday March 25 2020
Mancini: 'I learn from Smalling'

Gianluca Mancini says he is “proud” of Roma, urges the people of Atalanta to “never give up” and reveals he is learning from Chris Smalling.

Mancini spoke to Sky Sport Italia this evening about his life in lockdown as the outbreak of coronavirus sweeping Italy keeps football ground to a halt.

“My routine is to have breakfast and help my wife a little with household chores, seeing as I was never there before,” he told Sky Sport Italia.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

BLOG ITALIA
Tuesday March 17 2020
Five Azzurri ready for Euro 2021

Now that Euro 2020 is postponed to next summer, Wayne Girard takes a look at some Italy players who are frankly overjoyed about that delay.

As we all know by now, the Euro 2020 tournament has now been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Azzurri and its fans were looking forward to this more than any other tournament since the 2006 World Cup. A rejuvenated talent pool not seen since those heights some 14 years ago, they were one of the favourites to win it. Yet this season, it became apparent that several of the planned-to-be-breakout-stars needed just a little bit more time to develop, mentally and/or physically, facing dips in form and injury crises at the blossoming of their careers.

Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Friday February 28 2020
Official: Roma sign Mancini and Veretout

Roma have officially announced the permanent signings of Gianluca Mancini and Jordan Veretout.

Both players were signed on loan last summer with obligations to buy.

Mancini arrived from Atalanta on a €2m loan, with the obligation price set at another €13m plus another €8m in bonuses, totalling €23m.

Veretout meanwhile arrived from Fiorentina, and was signed for €1m on loan, with the redemption price €16m, plus a further €2m in bonuses.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Saturday February 15 2020
Probable line-ups: Atalanta v Roma

Roma are expected to change system and move Gianluca Mancini into midfield for tonight’s fourth place showdown with fully fit Atalanta.

It kicks off at 19.45 GMT, click here for a match preview.

This is a head-to-head for fourth place, as the Bergamo boys have a three-point advantage over their rivals for Champions League football.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Monday February 10 2020
Mancini: 'Euro 2020 squad decided'

Roberto Mancini confirms “most of the Euro 2020 squad has already been decided” and he believes Italy can make their mark on the tournament.

The Azzurri will face Turkey, Switzerland and Wales in the group stage in June, all those games played at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.

“Most of the Euro 2020 squad has already been decided,” the CT told Sky Sport Italia.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Sunday January 26 2020
Mancini: 'Very different Rome Derby'

Gianluca Mancini expects “a very different derby” to their 1-1 draw back in September. “Roma and Lazio have changed a great deal.”

It kicks off at 17.00 GMT, click here for the line-ups and LIVEBLOG.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow

NEWS
Wednesday January 22 2020
Juan Jesus close to Fiorentina

Roma are close to selling defender Juan Jesus to Fiorentina, whilst they plan to move Federico Fazio on in June.

The Brazilian defender has lost his place at the heart of the defence, with Chris Smalling superseding Jesus to partner Gianluca Mancini.

The Viola will take the 30-year-old on loan with an obligation to buy for €4m in June.

The Giallorossi are in the midst of revolutionising their back line. Roger Ibanez will join from Atalanta, on an 18-month loan with mandatory obligation to buy for €8m.

Enable Scroll-To-Play Video
Do Not Exclude From Feeds

Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £9.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://www.premiersports.com/subscribenow