Roma Primavera reach Coppa Italia final after seeing off Inter once again

Corriere dello Sport (Andrea Ramazzotti) Roma have beaten Inter once again (it’s 4 outĀ of 4 now in 2016/17) and have reached the final of the Coppa Italia, where they will face surprise finalists Virtus Entella. After winning the first leg 1-0 at home, the Giallorossi knew that a draw would be enough to take them through, and it seemed like that’s how it would end untilĀ stoppage time in the 2nd half when Tumminello scored to make it 2-1, sparking off the celebrations of De Santis and co.

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Spezia’s spectre looms over Roma ahead of Coppa Italia clash with Sampdoria

AS Roma Match Program (Tiziano Riccardi) A lot has changed in 400 days. Everything has changed in 400 days. Exactly 400 days ago – no more, no less – it was 16th December, 2015, and Roma were playing Spezia at the Stadio Olimpico in a Coppa Italia Round of 16 game. The game had to be decided on the night, and the winner would reach the quarter finals to play Lega Pro side Alessandria. Spezia were a mid-table Serie B side, so on paper it shouldn’t have been a tough ask. Garcia’s Roma weren’t in the best form, but it was a game they expected to win.

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