Alessandro Florenzi http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27584/all en Soccer-Roma edge Inter in Italian Cup semi first leg http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/soccer-roma-edge-inter-italian-cup-semi-first-leg <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - AS Roma quickly renewed acquaintances with Inter Milan but this time won 2-1 at the Stadio Olimpico to seize the advantage in their Italian Cup semi-final first leg on Wednesday.</p> <p>The hosts, who drew 1-1 at home with Inter in the league on Sunday, raced into a 2-0 lead after Alessandro Florenzi rose highest to head in after 13 minutes and striker Mattia Destro also nodded in a cross just after the half hour.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/soccer-roma-edge-inter-italian-cup-semi-first-leg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alessandro Florenzi Destro Football in Italy Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:15:55 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738576 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Roma serve up another goal feast in 3-3 draw http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/soccer-roma-serve-another-goal-feast-3-3-draw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MILAN, Jan 27 (Reuters) - AS Roma lived up to their reputation as Serie A's most entertaining side in another high-scoring game on Sunday, this time drawing 3-3 at Bologna.</p> <p>Seventh-placed Roma, who have the best attacking and second-worst defensive record in the league, twice led in the first half and trailed 3-2 early in the second before Panagiotis Tachtsidis gave them a point.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/soccer-roma-serve-another-goal-feast-3-3-draw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alessandro Florenzi Football in Italy Sport in Italy Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 14:15:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740114 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Roma's late show takes them top in Serie A http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140927/football-romas-late-show-takes-them-top-serie <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Roma went into a provisional three-point lead in Serie A with a tough 2-0 win over Verona while Juventus can pull level later on Saturday with maximum points at Atalanta. </p> <p>Rudi Garcia's men made it a perfect five wins from five, but were pushed all the way by the visitors before Italian international Alessandro Florenzi struck a sweet opener with 15 minutes remaining. </p> <p>Mattia Destro then fired home a long range shot with four minutes left as Verona suffered their first defeat of the season after opening with two wins and two draws. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140927/football-romas-late-show-takes-them-top-serie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alessandro Florenzi Football in Italy Sport in Italy AFP Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:19:38 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6271002 at http://www.globalpost.com