Analysis

The Dynamic Duo

Mattia Destro and Gervinho have played alongside each other for little more than three months, yet they're fast becoming the league's most prolific scoring combination.

The Man Who Sold The World

On the eve of his latest return, we take a look at what might have been for the man who proclaimed he’d walk back to Roma for a shot at redemption. What might Antonio Cassano achieved for himself, for his club and for his country had he never left?

The Early Returns on Romagnoli

Alessio Romagnoli is only 19-years-old. He is not now, nor will he ever be, a fullback. But guess what? He hasn't done that bad. Join us in a brief analysis of Alessio Romagnoli: Roma's Newest Fullback.

The Ivorian Enigma

Space may be the final frontier, but it's also the key to stopping a player like Gervinho. Whether they suffocate or surrender to him, Serie A defenses can't seem to unwrap this enigma. We take a look at each approach and find a rather strange result

The Next Nineteen

Roma just completed a club record first half, garnering 44 points through 19 matches, so, no reason to complain, right?Maybe, maybe not. We take a look at how Roma rose to such heights and pick out a few admittedly small points of improvement.

Fullback Follies

Roma has had some fantastic players the past 10-12 years, ace midfielders, top notch center backs and, of course, Francesco Totti, but fullback? That's been a different story, but why?

Maximizing Miralem

Miralem Pjanic has labored under four managers in his three years in Roma, but this year is different. This year the recipe has changed. So how has Rudi Garcia managed to make the most out of Miralem?

Finding Florenzi

Though he's only in his second season, Alessandro Florenzi has already experienced the highs and lows of being a Roman; the crushing expectations, the delirious highs, and the ever present scrutiny. What does the future hold for Florenzi?

RomAzzurri 2014

With the recent call up of Alessandro Florenzi and Federico Balzaretti, as well as the spectre of Francesco Totti, we take a look at what these Roma players have to offer for Italy in 2014.

Putting Klose on Clampdown

He may be 35 years old, but Miroslav Klose is as efficient as ever. In only five matches against Roma, Klose has scored three goals, so what hope does Roma have at stopping him this time around?

Yahoo-baseball

Ciao, Marco.

It almost happen. Marco Borriello was nearly a Genoa player for the third time, and Roma was nearly €5.4m lighter. But, for reasons only known to Walter Sabatini, one of the stranger careers in Serie A history marches on. Next Stop, Roma.

Defensive Debutants

Week one was a resounding success, as the clubs trio of Roman's steered the squad to a 2-0 victory over Livorno. But how did Roma's newest defenders, Maicon and Mehdi Benatia, perform?

Garcia's Gameplan For Bradley

Whether we're talking about his performance, or simply how much he actually played, Michael Bradley exceeded expectations last season. With yet another new man at the helm, questions about his proper role within the squad have reappeared.

On Insular Italians and Roman Revenues

With the release of Deloitte's 2013 Football Money League, we take a look at Roma's revenues, asking the question: Has Italy's inward focus inhibited the global growth of Serie A?

Americanizing Francesco Totti

Have you ever found yourself trying to come up with a Francesco Totti comparison for your ill-informed American friends? Well, look no further, we've found a few.

Lamela Lessons

As we countdown the days to the new season, we take a look at the young career of Erik Lamela, which has already seen him ascend to the top of the Roman pecking order. How long before he ascends Europe's?

The Balzaretti Coefficiency

What if I told you that as Balzaretti goes, so goes Roma. Crazy, right? Perhaps not, an intriguing trend between Federico Balzaretti's performance and Roma's win-loss record emerged last season, placing Balza firmly in the spotlight for 2014.

Banking on Benatia

While his nearly €14m transaction got lost amidst the fray of rumors last week, there may be no transfer more important for Roma this year than that of Mehdi Benatia. So what does the newest Roman bring to the table?

The Prandelli Paradigm

With Italy facing Uruguay in the always pointless, why-do-they-even-play-these, third place match, we take a look at the Azzurri's performance the past two weeks and what it means for the future of Prandelli's Azzurri remodel.

The Magnificence of Marquinhos

Let's eschew the managerial talk for a moment and take a look at the season just turned in by Roma's man-child, Marquinhos. In case you missed it, it was magnificent.

Pursuing Piola

At age 36, Francesco Totti turned in one of his finest seasons ever, pushing him to second place on Serie A's all-time scoring list. With 48 goals standing between him and history, we examine Totti's pursuit of Silvio Piola's scoring mark.

Preview in Review: Goalkeepers & Defense

While we await news on a new manager, we turn the clock back to August 2012 to examine our defensive preview--looking not only at the player's performance, but the accuracy of our predictions.

Goals Galore!

In the first of our post-season statistical analyses, we take a look at Roma's goal scoring record to see how they stack up with the rest of the league. Spoiler alert: they scored a lot.

The Striker Soliloquy

Mattia Destro v Pablo Osvaldo: Two strikers, Two hairstyles, One future....again, with updated data and farm fresh rumors.

Francesco Totti: Azzurri Emeritus?

With World Cup Qualifying on the horizon, calls for Francesco Totti's return to international stage have renewed, but should he listen?

Taking a Look at Torosidis

Although he only has five matches under his belt, Vasilis Torosidis was Roma's sole winter purchase, so we take a quick look to see how he's settling into life in Serie A.

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