Soccer Player's Leg Snaps Like A Twig After Tackle [WARNING: GRUESOME]

Warning: the video above of Roma's Radja Nainggolan sliding in on Chievo Verona's Federico Mattiello and giving him a new knee joint in the middle of his shin is pretty gnarly. Watch (and listen, because you can hear the thing crack) at your own peril. » 3/08/15 10:53am 3/08/15 10:53am

Racist Dutch Soccer Fans Throw Inflatable Banana At Black Player…

Feyenoord fans continue to expose themselves as douche bags of the highest order. First it was trashing Rome before the first leg of their Europa League tie against Roma, then it was threatening further shenanigans ahead of the return leg, and now they've gone ahead and gotten racist. » 2/26/15 4:16pm 2/26/15 4:16pm

Dutch Hooligans Who Tore Up Rome Somehow Even Dumber Than You Thought

Remember those crazy Feyenoord fans who turned up in Rome ahead of their team's Europa League clash with Roma? The ones who seemed more concerned with tearing the city down before the match than with the game itself? Yeah, well they're getting ready for round two. » 2/25/15 11:42am 2/25/15 11:42am

Dutch Soccer Hooligans Running Wild, Clashing With Riot Police In Rome

Roma are set to host Feyenoord later today in the Europa League, so it stands to reason that a bunch of Dutchmen would show up to cheer on their boys. What's unfortunately just as predictable is that the rival fans would bring, along with their support, the motherfucking ruckus. » 2/19/15 12:53pm 2/19/15 12:53pm

Bayern Munich Are Beating The Motherfucking Brakes Off AS Roma [Update]

This wasn't supposed to happen. This was supposed to be the best Champions League game of the day, where we found out whether AS Roma, Italy's second-best team, could match or even best visiting German champions FC Bayern. After 38 minutes and five Bayern goals, the answer is quite clearly "nah." » 10/21/14 4:05pm 10/21/14 4:05pm

Real Madrid-Roma In Dallas Fell Victim To A Massive Pitch Invasion

Real Madrid and Roma played a preseason friendly at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas last night, and at one point, there were more invaders on the pitch than there were players. » 7/30/14 9:10am 7/30/14 9:10am

Miralem Pjanic Scores 65-Yard Goal A Day After Hitting 50-Yard FG

AS Roma's Miralem Pjanic had a pretty solid couple of days in Denver. On Saturday, he scored the absurd goal you see above in a friendly against Manchester United at Sports Authority Field. United kept a clean sheet until the 75th minute, when Pjanic boomed a ball from behind midfield as goalkeeper Ben Amos made a… » 7/27/14 1:43pm 7/27/14 1:43pm

America's Most Important Soccer Player Conquers The Old World

Originally published in Howler Magazine, whose latest issue is a celebration of U.S. soccer's centennial. Follow the magazine on Twitter, @whatahowler. » 8/13/13 12:00pm 8/13/13 12:00pm

Rejoice: American Players Are Soccer's New Exploitable Resource

In April, Thomas DiBenedetto, a rich businessman from Boston who somehow emerged from the economic downturn unscathed, bought a controlling interest in AS Roma for around 60 million Euros. Pending approval, he'll be the first foreign majority investor in Serie A. One of his first action items is to sign an American… » 5/18/11 4:10pm 5/18/11 4:10pm

The Tax Man's Charges Against Lenny Dykstra Actually Involve A Kitchen…

Your morning roundup for April 16, the day Ralphie turns 40, making a whole lot of people question their very mortality, their confidence as fra-gee-lay as a leglamp. » 4/16/11 9:30am 4/16/11 9:30am

Thomas Müller Is Your Early Goal Of The Year Frontrunner

Thomas Müller's absolutely nasty goal against AS Roma yesterday is one of those goals that is going to be replayed a lot (at least by Thomas Müller and his family). Come for the great goal, stay for the Teutonic hugs! [@grantwahl] » 9/16/10 4:30pm 9/16/10 4:30pm