Frenchman Paul Pogba created one goal and scored another as Juventus finally claimed their first Serie A win of the season, while Francesco Totti hit his 300th goal for Roma in a 2-2 draw with Sassuolo. After their worst start to the season in several decades, Juventus travelled to Genoa hoping to build on an impressive 2-1 Champions League victory over Manchester City in midweek. Pogba helped break the deadlock in the 37th minute when he got on the end of Roberto Pereyra’s cross at the back post to fire a volley off the bar and into the net after the ball bounced off goalkeeper Eugenio Lamanna for an own-goal. Juventus were given a boost when Armando Izzo saw red on the stroke of half-time after being cautioned for a second time when he pulled Juan Cuadrado to the ground. But it took a penalty decision to see Juventus ease towards safety, Pogba stepping up to beat Lamanna on the […]

AS Roma captain Francesco Totti claimed it is useless to advice Mario Balotelli while admiring the qualities of Stevan Jovetic. In an interview with Gazzetta Dello Sport, Roma legend Francesco Totti reflected on a number of issues related to his career, current Serie A campaign while he also commented on Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli and also had words of praise for his potential heir Stevan Jovetic of Manchester City. “Regarding Balotelli, every coach has his own ideas and judges what happens on and off the pitch. Advice? No, it’s pointless. Everybody gave him some advice, but he doesn’t listen to anybody,” said Totti. Nearing the end of a glorious career Totti feels he is ready to continue for some more years but sets his sight on training the primavera squads. “I was talking about it with a friend of mine the other day, and I said: ‘Everybody is doing that, I will end up doing that too.’ Maybe I’ll start […]