Roma crashed out of the Champions League before the group stage following two more red cards in a 3-0 home defeat to Porto on Tuesday.
After Thomas Vermaelen had been sent off in the 1-1 first leg, Daniele De Rossi and Emerson followed in Rome as Porto advanced to the group stage.
Felipe opened the scoring in the eighth minute, heading in a free kick at the far post.
De Rossi, starting at centre-back in place of Vermaelen, was dismissed in the 39th minute for a clumsy tackle on Maxi...
Villarreal drew 1-1 in their opening LaLiga fixture of the season at Granada, and their first under new coach Fran Escriba.
Escriba was recently announced as the successor to Marcelino following the latter's surprise departure.
After seeing his side lose 2-1 at home to Monaco in their Champions League play-off earlier this week, he watched them squander a potential victory undermined by poor defending.
Villarreal took the lead in the 61st minute. A foul by Uche Agbo on Nicola Sansone presented a...
Villarreal have named Fran Escriba as their new head coach.
Escriba replaces Marcelino, whose surprising departure was announced on Wednesday night just a week before the club's Champions League playoff round first-leg clash with Monaco.
Former Real Madrid and Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini had been linked with a return to El Madrigal -- having managed Villarreal to great success between 2004 and 2009 -- but the Yellow Submarine have turned to Escriba.
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