Friday, December 19, 2014
The Ivorian attacker does not see why his coach's ban will affect ambitions this season of winning the Scudetto, while the Frenchman himself was critical of his sanctioning
COMMENT: After failing to fulfill his potential at Roma, the controversial Frenchman returns to the Italian capital on Saturday having been a revelation at his new club
The former striker is expecting a formidable encounter when his side take on Roma on Saturday but is adamant they must aim to win all three points
Rudi Garcia's men must win to draw back to within a point of Serie A leaders Juventus but the visitors will be on a high after last weekend's win over Napoli
Thursday, December 18, 2014
The France international is expected to sign a new deal with the Italian champions but could he be tempted by a return to England?
The Italian champions will meet Napoli on Monday and the Bianconeri boss is unhappy that a booking in Doha would rule the likes of Paul Pogba out of their following league fixture
The striker used his strength to open the scoring at the San Paolo before Dries Mertens doubled the home side's advantage from the penalty spot
The Chilean has struggled to rediscover his best form since undergoing knee surgery during the summer but he has been lifted by a stunning strike in Sardinia on Thursday evening
Carlos Tevez, Arturo Vidal and Fernando Llorente were all on target as the Italian champions pulled four points clear at the summit of Serie A with a comfortable win in Sardinia
Carlos Tevez, Arturo Vidal and Fernando Llorente all netted before Luca Rossettini netted a late consolation for the struggling Sardinians
With the winter break fast approaching can the Bianconeri continue their march towards another Serie A title?
The Italian says his club must model the approach of the Bundesliga champions if they wish to become one of the best sides in Europe again
The 33-year-old thinks that Filippo Inzaghi's men possess the ability to finish in the upper echelons of Serie A and qualify for next season's Champions League
EXCLUSIVE: The former Inter midfielder believes that if Roma are to win the big Serie A game of the weekend then they must keep a close eye on the in-form French attacker
ANALYSIS: A football research group analysed the worth of the players on the 2014 Goal Transfer List – and it makes better reading for some clubs than others
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Ashley Cole is settled at Roma and is not interested in making a surprise Premier League return, according to his management company.
The coach believes the illusion of fatigue was created by his team's eagerness to score early in the clash with Sampdoria, and revealed his excitement to face Dortmund in Europe
The club's CEO, Michael Bolingbroke, is convinced that the coach he watched succeed with Manchester City will be able to restore pride at San Siro
The Bianconeri have failed to win in their last three games, but their defender is focusing on the big picture ahead of Thursday's Serie A clash
ANALYSIS: The Frenchman scored a phenomenal number of goals for a player who spent much of his career on the left rather than as a centre-forward