A.S. Roma Youth Sector

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Roma Youth Sector
Full nameAssociazione Sportiva Roma S.p.A. – Youth Sector
Nickname(s)i Giallorossi (The Yellow-Reds)
La Magica (The Magic One)
i Lupi (The Wolves)
GroundStadio Tre Fontane
Rome, Italy
Capacity5,000
PresidentJames Pallotta
Head coachAlberto De Rossi
LeagueCampionato Primavera 1
2016–17Campionato Nazionale Primavera/C, 4th
WebsiteClub website

A.S. Roma Youth Sector is the youth set-up of Italian club A.S. Roma. The under-19 team (Primavera) currently compete in the Campionato Primavera 1, as well as the Coppa Italia Primavera, and regularly compete in the continental UEFA Youth League (2014–15, 2015–16 and 2016–17).

Roma Primavera have enjoyed a lot of success over the years, winning the Campionato Nazionale Primavera 8 times, the Coppa Italia Primavera 5 times and Torneo di Viareggio on 3 occasions.

Players to have graduated from the A.S. Roma Primavera squad include Bruno Conti, Agostino Di Bartolomei and Giuseppe Giannini, as well as current first team players Daniele De Rossi, Alessandro Florenzi and club captain, record appearance holder and record goalscorer Francesco Totti. Alberto De Rossi, father of Daniele, has been Head coach of Roma Primavera since 2005.

Honours[edit]

A.S. Roma Primavera honours
Type Competition Titles Seasons/Years
Domestic Campionato Nazionale Primavera 8 1972–73, 1973–74, 1977–78, 1983–84, 1989–90, 2004–05, 2010–11, 2015–16
Coppa Italia Primavera 5 1974, 1975, 1994, 2012, 2017
Supercoppa Primavera 2 2012, 2016
Worldwide Torneo di Viareggio 3 1981, 1983, 1991

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 9 July 2019.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Italy GK Emanuele Zamarion
Italy GK Matteo Cardinali
Italy DF Alessio Santese
Italy DF Daniele Trasciani
Italy DF Francesco Semeraro
Italy DF Riccardo Calafiori
Italy DF Riccardo Cargnelutti
Italy DF Stefano Parodi
Italy DF Valerio Coccia
The Gambia MF Ebrima Darboe
United States MF Gennaro Nigro
Belgium MF Keres Masangu
No. Position Player
Italy MF Luca Chierico
Italy MF Pier Luigi Simonetti
Italy MF Salvatore Pezzella
Italy MF Zakaria Sdaigui
Italy FW Andrea Silipo
Brazil FW Felipe Estrella (on loan from Ferroviária)
Italy FW Gianmarco Cangiano
Italy FW Ludovico D'Orazio
Ivory Coast FW Mory Bamba
Italy FW Nicolò Buso
Netherlands FW Vicente Besuijen

Other players under contract[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Italy DF Lorenzo Valeau
Argentina DF Matías Nani
Italy MF Alessandro Bordin
Italy MF Christian D'Urso
No. Position Player
Italy MF Emanuele Spinozzi
Italy MF Lorenzo Di Livio
Senegal FW Keba Coly

Associated clubs[edit]

A.S. Roma Youth Sector are associated with a lot of clubs and football schools in the local area, as well as across Italy and abroad. Most notably, the Totti Soccer School, L'Aquila and Serie D side, F.C. Rieti, whose home stadium Stadio Centro d'Italia – Manlio Scopigno is used by the Primavera for select matches including the UEFA Youth League.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Youth teams". A.S. Roma.