Serie A: Juventus lead Roma as battle heats up for third
Serie A: Juventus lead Roma as battle heats up for third

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has insisted the Serie A season is far from over after the champions guaranteed year-end top spot with a three-point lead on challengers Roma.

Captain Vincent Kompany set for Manchester City return at Leicester
Captain Vincent Kompany set for Manchester City return at Leicester

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will return for their game at Leicester City as the champions bid to maintain the pressure on leaders Chelsea with a fifth straight Premier League win, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.

Sergio Aguero sidelined for up to six weeks
Sergio Aguero sidelined for up to six weeks

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will be out for up to six weeks with a knee ligament injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on the eve of their Champions League clash at AS Roma.

Sergio Aguero injury could determine Manchester City season
Sergio Aguero injury could determine Manchester City season

Sergio Aguero who limped off in Manchester City's Premier League clash against Everton, is expected to be out for a month according to reports. The striker is feared to have suffered a knee ligament injury, which will rule him out for the upcoming crucial Champions League tie against Roma and also the chaotic December fixtures in the Premier League.

Champions League: Sergio Aguero ruled out of Rome trip
Champions League: Sergio Aguero ruled out of Rome trip

Manchester City’s already slim hopes of remaining in the Champions League beyond next week suffered a devastating blow on Saturday when a tearful Sergio Aguero joined their lengthening injury list.

Adem Ljajic strikes twice to rescue 10-man AS Roma
Adem Ljajic strikes twice to rescue 10-man AS Roma

Serbian winger Adem Ljajic struck twice including an injury-time equaliser to rescue ten-man Roma in a stunning 2-2 draw with Sassuolo that threatened to derail the Giallorossi`s title hopes on Saturday.

Roberto Mancini already impatient for January transfer window
Roberto Mancini already impatient for January transfer window

Roberto Mancini has only been in charge of Inter Milan for two weeks and the new coach is already itching for the January transfer window. 

Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain
Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain

Vincent Kompany hailed Sergio Aguero as Manchester City`s "special player" after the Argentine`s hat-trick earned a rousing 3-2 comeback win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Happy with a draw but we`ll play to win, says Roma boss
Happy with a draw but we`ll play to win, says Roma boss

AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia will be satisfied with a draw against Russian champions CSKA Moscow in Tuesday`s Champions League match, he said Monday.

CSKA set for tough Roma visit, says Leonid​ Slutsky
CSKA set for tough Roma visit, says Leonid​ Slutsky

Russian champions CSKA Moscow head coach Leonid Slutsky is anticipating a tough Champions League clash on Tuesday against Serie A side AS Roma.

"Our first meeting with Roma showed us they are a really strong team," Slutsky told a news conference.

Juventus in seventh heaven, rampant AS Roma reduce arrears
Juventus in seventh heaven, rampant AS Roma reduce arrears

Coach Massimiliano Allegri earned plaudits as a rejigged Juventus claimed their biggest league win in 31 years with a 7-0 rout of Parma which left visiting coach Roberto Donadoni feeling "impotent and embarrassed" on Sunday.

Bayern have not hit top form yet, says Guardiola
Bayern have not hit top form yet, says Guardiola

Bayern Munich may have set a German record for the quickest Champions League knockout stage qualification with a 2-0 win over AS Roma on Wednesday but coach Pep Guardiola thinks his team are yet to hit top form.

Sparkling Bayern Munich beat Roma 2-0 to book last-16 spot
Sparkling Bayern Munich beat Roma 2-0 to book last-16 spot

Five-time winners Bayern Munich eased past AS Roma 2-0 with goals from Franck Ribery and Mario Goetze on Wednesday to advance to the Champions League knockout stage as Group E winners with two games to spare.

Bayern Munich to face a different AS Roma: Mehdi Benatia
Bayern Munich to face a different AS Roma: Mehdi Benatia

Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia said that the Bundesliga champions will face a Roma side, which will be different from the team they faced two weeks ago.

Rome rout won`t help in Munich, says Bayern`s Pep Guardiola
Rome rout won`t help in Munich, says Bayern`s Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola insists Bayern Munich`s record 7-1 away victory over AS Roma a fortnight ago is more of a hindrance than a help ahead of Wednesday`s Champions League return leg.

UEFA Champions League preview: Bayern vs Roma
UEFA Champions League preview: Bayern vs Roma

Left-back David Alaba says ambitious Bayern Munich will take nothing for granted when they host AS Roma in Wednesday`s Champions League clash despite their record rout in Rome.

Acrobatic Gonzalo Higuain goal sets up Napoli win over Roma
Acrobatic Gonzalo Higuain goal sets up Napoli win over Roma

Napoli`s Gonzalo Higuain scored early with an acrobatic volley, his fifth goal in three league games, to set them on the way to a convincing 2-0 win over sluggish AS Roma in Serie A on Saturday.

Serie A: Juventus look to maintain lead, AC Milan target third spot
Serie A: Juventus look to maintain lead, AC Milan target third spot

Juventus travel to Genoa looking to maintain their three point lead on Roma on Wednesday while AC Milan go in search of a win away to Cagliari that could see them jump up to third place in Italy`s Serie A.

We need to do better, says Pep Guardiola after Bayern hit seven
We need to do better, says Pep Guardiola after Bayern hit seven

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola, never easy to please, said after his team`s 7-1 demolition of AS Roma that the Bundesliga champions can still do better.

AS Roma must learn from painful Bayern Munich slap: Rudi Garcia
AS Roma must learn from painful Bayern Munich slap: Rudi Garcia

Coach Rudi Garcia insisted Roma will have to learn from their 7-1 humbling by Bayern Munich after the Germans handed the high-flying Serie A side a memorable lesson in Champions League football on Tuesday.