Short for ASSOCIAZIONE SPORTIVA ROMA, A.S Roma is an Italian club playing top class football in the Serie A and dominating the football world; the club has renowned footballers in the squad and is a nightmare for their opponents because of their swift style of football. “I Giallorossi (The Yellow-Reds)” as they are fondly called are currently owned by Rosella Sensi and their manager is distinguished, retired footballer Claudio Ranieri who has guided the team towards success and created great players. The home ground of A.S Roma is Stadio Olimpico having a capacity to hold a massive total of over 72,000 fans when full. The Italian club was established in 1927 and has since then lifted many trophies and produced great results. The home kit is maroon red with a golden yellow trim while their away kit features white and yellow colours. The club crest features Romilus and Remus feeding milk from a wolf.
The top priority for A.S Roma fc after building a strong team was to lift every trophy possible and with high ambitions the club started on the path of success and continued winning precious silverware. The talented players are to be appreciated for producing excellent results and taking the club to new heights by winning trophies. The remarkable trophy of “LA MAGGICA” outlines their wonderful performance records and the dominance of the club in Italian football. The Italian giants are currently in the 5th position of Serie A, trailing AC Milan (1st position) by 5 points.
Performance records of A.S Roma:
1) Serie A Winners (3 times).
2) Coppa Italia Winners (9 times).
3) Supercoppa Italiana Winners (2 times).
4) Coppa C.O.N.I. Winners.
5) Campionato Italiano di Serie B Winners.
6) Inter-Cities Fairs Cup Winners.
7) Torneo Anglo-Italiano Winners.
These trophies show that A.S Roma fc has won both domestic and International trophies therefore making their fans proud and it is a matter of time before more trophies lifted as the club has an outstanding squad and a huge fan following around the world.
A.S Roma has produced exceptional players and made them legends, the current top ten players for the club are also legends in the making, and are performing well for the club; therefore ensuring that the club is regarded as one of the best clubs in Italy. The players have exceptional skill and talent which they show in every match and have a capacity to keep improving their performances and taking their game to the next level which allows them to handle the opposition easily and win crucial points for their team. The best among these distinguished players is clinical striker and A.S Roma legend Francesco Totti; who has played a record 455 matches for the club and scored an amazing tally of 194 goals. Following his example is (on loan from AC Milan) Marco Borriello who is currently a fan favourite, scoring 7 goals in his 16 appearances for the club. Third in line is Brazilian born footballer Julio Baptista scoring 14 goals from his midfield position in 72 appearances.
1) Francesco Totti.
2) Marco Borriello.
3) Julio Baptista.
4) Daniele De Rossi.
5) Mirko Vucinic.
6) Simone Perrotta.
7) Rodrigo Taddei.
8) Matteo Brighi.
9) David Pizarro.
10) Philippe Mexes.
As the list shows, there are many very popular footballers who have played club football from AS Roma platform.