18 Y/O Felix Afena-Gyan earns €800 shoes after scoring brace for Roma

Ghanaian wunderkind Felix Afena-Gyan was on his A-game against Genoa, as a spectacular brace took Roma home in the fierce encounter at the Luigi Ferraris Stadium. With the game locked at 0-0, Afena-Gyan was subbed in by Mourinho with 15 minutes to go. The decision bore fruits almost immediately, as within 7 minutes of stepping…

The Nostalgic One: Jose Mourinho endorses Man Utd and Chelsea achievements with Roma office decor

Jose Mourinho has one of the sharpest footballing brains in the business and his storied career as a manager is a testament to that. Be it at Inter Milan, Real Madrid, Manchester United or Chelsea, success has never eluded The Special One irrespective of the league he’s stepped into.    Ahead of the 21/22 season,…

AS Roma unveil new third kit featuring iconic Lupetto symbol

AS Roma’s new third kit for the 2021/22 season is turning quite a few heads. Quite artistically designed by New Balance, the vibrant new shirt features a neat palette of colours and marks the return of the iconic “Lupetto” badge. This symbol carries great significance in the history of Roma. The torso of the jersey…

Twitter reacts to AS Roma losing 6-1 to Bodo/Glimt, a tiny team from the Arctic Circle

AS Roma suffered one of the worst defeats in the history of the club as they were beaten 6-1 by Bodo/Glimt, a tiny team from the Arctic Circle. Jose Mourinho’s side simply failed to come to terms with the chilly conditions and the synthetic pitch as they conceded four goals in the second half at…

Watch: Pepe incites 20-man brawl during pre-season ‘friendly’ against Roma

Pre-season friendlies are played with the sole intention of brushing the rust off footballers’ legs ahead of the upcoming season. Hence they are not played with the same competitive edge one would expect from a regular match. While it might mean such for many footballers across the world, try convincing Pepe that. The Portuguese defender…

Watch: Jose Mourinho arrives to rousing reception in Rome

Jose Mourinho will write a new chapter of his managerial career when he starts the 2021/22 season with AS Roma in the Italian Serie A. The self-dubbed “Special One” will return to Italy after a hiatus of eleven years, and will seek refuge in Rome after a brief stint in London for Tottenham Hotspur. Mourinho’s…

Photo: Mourinho graffiti vandalised with a sketch of Sarri in Rome

Jose Mourinho’s mural painted in honour of him being appointed as the new AS Roma manager has now been vandalised by what looks like the work of some excited Lazio fans after the announcement of Maurizio Sarri at the helm. In the new mural painted by graffiti artist Harry Greb in Rome’s Testaccio neighbourhood, Mourinho’s…