Sport Across the Romaverse Podcast, #48: Roma’s Midfield Makeover—The End of Veretout?
Roma’s Backline Can Build On Swaby-Linari Partnership For Years to Come
Roma wouldn’t trade Elena Linari and Allyson Swaby for any other defensive pairing in the 2020/21 season.We’ll have a feature on Soffia’s pivotal role in Roma’s end-of-season success later, but it’s enough to say the 20-year-old full-back looks near-unrecognizable from the teenager who first hit the Roma scene back in the club’s inaugural 2018 league game against Sassuolo. Meanwhile, we can’t forget how much Roma captain Elisa Bartoli gambled her career when signing for her hometown club three years ago; a risk that has finally seen Bartoli rewarded with her Coppa winner’s medal in 2021.
The transfer market hasn’t officially opened yet, but the mercato rumors have come fast and furious in recent days. With Jose Mourinho set to takeover before the start of the new campaign, it was inevitable thatwould be linked with plenty of former Mourinho players. However, in recent days it isn’t former players of Mourinho’s that the Giallorossi has been most closely linked with.
In fact, the two targets that look like their arrivals in Rome are becoming more imminent by the day are Arsenal’s Granit Xhaka and Wolverhampton’s Rui Patricio—two former Premier League opponents of The Special One.
‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Bryan Cranston (‘Your Honor’)
The revered stage and screen actor reflects on his decades of commercials and guest spots before he became famous at 43, the crazy series of events that led him to ‘Breaking Bad’ and, seven years after it ended, returning to TV in a limited series.On a recent episode of THR’s Awards Chatter podcast, the 65-year-old reflected on how he almost became a policeman instead of an actor; his many years of commercial work and guest spots — most famously as Dr.
With Roma likely to strengthen the spine of the team with those two potential signings, a striker, and even a second midfielder, Roma’s could look very different down the middle of the pitch when the new campaign kicks off.
In this episode, Sean and I discuss all of the latest news and rumors, including:
- Muarizio Costanzo’s arrival and role
- Lorenzo Pellegrini’s injury and Liverpool links
- A potential Xhaka deal and the Swiss’ role
- New rumors linking Marcel Sabitzer
- Would a double midfield swoop be the end of Jordan Veretout in Rome?
- Javier Pastore working on an exit
- Rui Patricio and Gigi Donnarumma links
- Pau Lopez to Atletico?
- Milan giving up on Belotti?
- What kind of player would Gallo be for the Giallorossi?
- Justin Kluivert and Cengiz Under: Do they have roles under Mou?
- Agnese Bonfantini heading to Juve?
- And much, much more...
So give us a listen and be sure to get your mercato and other questions in for next week’s episode.
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Prospect Podcast: Early 2021 Mock Draft Edition .
This week on the show, Steven Ellis and Ryan Kennedy do a mock draft for the top 16 picks, and Ken Campbell interviews top prospect Matty Beniers about his season. The draft lottery was held earlier this week, with the Buffalo Sabres taking the No. 1 spot. Steven Ellis and Ryan Kennedy do a mock draft for the top 16 picks, and Ken Campbell interviews top prospect M View the original article to see embedded media.Download and subscribe on iTunes, and on Soundcloud.Listen on SpotifyListen on IHeartRadioListen on Google PodcastsListen on ACastListen on PodBeanListen on StitcherListen on Player.