Mattia Destro http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27945/all en 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 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 5739901 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Hat-trick hero Destro hit with four-game ban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140409/football-hat-trick-hero-destro-hit-four-game-ban <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 striker Mattia Destro was handed a four-game ban by league officials on Tuesday, ending a dream weekend in which the Italy World Cup hopeful scored a hat-trick for the Giallorossi.</p> <p>Destro claimed all three goals in Roma's 3-1 away to Cagliari on Sunday but fell victim to trial by television following a request by the disciplinary commission of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC).</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/140409/football-hat-trick-hero-destro-hit-four-game-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Italy Mattia Destro Mattia Destro Sport in Italy AFP Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:04:42 +0000 6117062 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Roma fail in appeal against Destro ban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140417/football-roma-fail-appeal-against-destro-ban <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 have seen their appeal to overturn a three-match ban inflicted on striker Mattia Destro turned down after the Italian federation upheld the punishment for catching an opponent in the face with his hand. </p> <p>The 23-year-old striker bagged a hat-trick during Roma's 3-1 win at Cagliari on April 6 but fell victim to trial by television following a request by the disciplinary commission of the federation. </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/140417/football-roma-fail-appeal-against-destro-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in Italy Mattia Destro Mattia Destro Sport in Italy AFP Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:53:14 +0000 6124252 at http://www.globalpost.com