Analysis: Stats, Tactics & More
With no Champions League cash on the horizon and FFP breathing down their necks, Roma has to make some difficult choices this summer. To help Tiago Pinto in this task, we ranked Roma's roster from the spare parts to the absolute essentials.
With Chris Smalling leading the way, Roma’s collection of centerbacks more than did their part in a rollercoaster of a season.
They weren’t the weakest part of Roma’s squad this season, but the Giallorossi are certainly looking to upgrade their midfield this summer.
There was no denying the talent of Roma's full-backs, but thanks to injuries, statistical regression and a certain Dutchman clashing with Mourinho, Roma’s full-backs came up short in ‘22-’23.
Thanks to José Mourinho’s stingy defense, Roma's keepers kept plenty of clean sheets, but they left us with more questions than answers for 2023 and beyond.
Roma’s midfield had some of the best players in the squad... and some of the most disappointing.
Under Mourinho's watchful eye, Roma's backline took huge steps forward in 2021-2022.
The Portuguese veteran quickly proved why Mourinho targeted him to be Roma’s last line of defense.
Tammy Two Goals took the capital by storm, making Roma fans forget about Edin Dzeko. But what comes next?
Roma dominated on the scoreline, but there were some other stats that stood out in this one.
It wasn’t as easy as expected, but the Giallorossi eventually overcame bottom of the table Salernitana. Here are some numbers that stood out from the match.
It was another impressive performance for the Giallorossi against La Dea, but some key figures stood out more than others in the victory.
The two goals scored by Volpato and Bove will be all that matters in the end. However, there were a few other interesting numbers from yet another Giallorossi draw.
Bryan Cristante’s header salvaged a point for Roma at the Mapei, but what do the numbers say about the match?
Roma has no problem creating or taking shots, but that volume comes at a cost: efficiency and effectiveness. Two traits that could cost them dearly on the table and the balance sheets.
With one goal and three assists through her first three matches, Benedetta Glionna is making Roma look awfully smart.
Looking into Mourinho's past stops, we can discover his plan for Nicolo Zaniolo, who may be due for a breakout season under The Special One.
Karsdorp began to blossom last season, but he could be in store for even bigger offensive contributions in Leonardo Spinazzola’s absence.
You know the names Roma has been connected to in goal, well, here are a few lesser known but impactful signings the club can make in between the sticks.