Destro http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27585/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 striker Destro to have knee surgery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-roma-striker-destro-have-knee-surgery <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>ROME, Jan 25 (Reuters) - AS Roma could be without striker Mattia Destro for as long as two months after the club said the knee injury he picked up in midweek was worse than initially thought.</p> <p>The 22-year-old suffered strains to his right ankle and left knee during Roma's 2-1 win over Inter Milan in the first leg of the Italian Cup semi-final on Wednesday, but tests by club doctors revealed more significant damage to his knee.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-roma-striker-destro-have-knee-surgery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Destro Football in Italy Mattia Destro Sport in Italy Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 17:30:49 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739515 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Destro confirmed out for two months with knee injury http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/soccer-destro-confirmed-out-two-months-knee-injury <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>ROME, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Striker Mattia Destro will be out of action for two months after an operation on his injured knee, Roma confirmed on Saturday.</p> <p>"Mattia Destro underwent surgery on his left knee at Villa Margherita today," the Serie A club said on their website (asroma.it).</p> <p>"The operation...lasted 20 minutes and was a complete success. The recovery period is expected to be approximately eight weeks."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/soccer-destro-confirmed-out-two-months-knee-injury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Destro Football in Italy Mattia Destro Technology Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 17:30:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739901 at http://www.globalpost.com