Kevin Strootman set for surgery

Dutch midfielder Kevin Strootman's injury-hit season is set to continue after Roma announced Thursday he will undergo keyhole surgery on his troublesome left knee. Strootman only returned to the Roma fray prior to Christmas, having missed the end of last season and the 2014 World Cup due to an anterior cruciate

Strootman not for sale, warns AS Roma

Roma have told Manchester United their Holland midfielder Kevin Strootman is not for sale, at any price. The 24-year-old was heavily linked to United, as well as Milan, before moving from PSV Eindhoven to the Giallorossi in July 2013 for £15.6million. Strootman returned to competitive Serie A action recently from a serious

Manchester City qualify for Champions League Round of 16

Manchester City progressed to the last 16 of the Champions League after beating Roma 2-0 at the Stadio Olimpico on Wednesday night. Second-half goals from Samir Nasri and Pablo Zabaleta secured a win which, coupled with Bayern Munich’s 3-0 home victory against CSKA Moscow, means that Manuel Pellegrini’s side qualified as

Edin Dzeko confident of filling Aguero’s shoes

Edin Dzeko is confident he can fill the void left by the injured Sergio Aguero when Manchester City travel to face Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday. The Premier League champions face a do-or-die clash at the Stadio Olimpico without their in-form striker Aguero, after he sustained a knee injury

Cech going nowhere in January- Agent

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has had no contact with Roma and will not be leaving in the January transfer window - dealing a blow to Pemier League rivals Arsenal and Liverpool - according to the player's agent. The 32-year-old has fallen down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge, with Thibaut Courtois

Liverpool plan Mignolet replacement

Liverpool are ready to land a new keeper to put Simon Mignolet out of his misery. The Belgian has struggled this season and has been on the receiving end of some heavy criticism from fans and pundits. Turning their attentions to Italy, Brendan Rodgers is said to be monitoring Fiorentina keeper,

Aguero to the rescue

Manchester City's Sergio Aguero struck a hat-trick, including two late goals, in a 3-2 victory against 10-man Bayern Munich to keep alive their hopes of reaching the Champions League knockout phase. Aguero raced through to slot past Manuel Neuer in the 85th and 91st minutes to snatch a stunning win, the

Strootman to complete move to Manchester United

Roma midfielder, Kevin Strootman will likely complete a transfer to Manchester United at the end of the season, reuniting with his former international manager Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford. This is the opinion of Stuart Mathieson, Manchester United reporter for the Manchester Evening News, who believes the club are far

Louis Van Gaal eyeing Kevin Strootman

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is looking to reunite with Netherlands and Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman this January. Reports suggest that Man United sent scouts to watch Strootman make his return to action in the Netherlands’ game against Italy this month, with the midfielder having been out injured since March. Strootman