Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis suggested on Friday that the owners of Roma and Liverpool are secretly the same, prompting Roma chairman James Pallotta to joke that he "also [owns] Barca and Bayern."
In an interview with La Gazzetta dello Sport on Friday, De Laurentiis said "a little bird has told me a few years ago" that Pallotta is in some form of partnership with Liverpool owner John Henry.
"I always had a suspicion that the real owner of Roma is the same as Liverpool, and if this were...
As the Italian season kicks off this weekend, here's a look at Serie A from top to bottom.
2017-18 record: W30-D5-L3
2017-18 finish: Champions
Roma's Daniele De Rossi feels Juventus have "killed the league a little" after signing Cristiano Ronaldo. But the same was said two years ago when the Old Lady cannibalised Serie A, mercilessly paying the buy-out clauses of Gonzalo Higuain and Miralem Pjanic to weaken their domestic rivals (Napoli and Roma respectively). Last season, though,...
Roma sporting director Monchi said on Thursday that he believes midfielder Steven Nzonzi is a better player than Malcom, who spurned the club to join Barcelona last month.
When asked about how the signing of the France international compares to what Roma would have had with Malcom, Monchi praised Nzonzi.