Tag: Rome


Populous hired to design A.S. Roma new home

AS Roma owners hires Populous for new stadium

The Serie A club A.S. Roma owners – Dan and Ryan Friedkin – are making concrete steps toward securing construction of Roma’s new stadium project in the established area of Pietralata in the Italian capital Rome. The site chosen for the new arena is Pietralata in Rome (Italy), right... » Read more


Lazio ultimatum on Flaminio Stadium plans

Lazio Roma must move forward with a new stadium plan

For the Rome City administration, home venues for the Serie A teams A.S. Roma in Pietralata and S.S. Lazio in Flaminio are a “perfect scenario”. ‘ROMATODAY’ stated that if the Friedkin family (A.S. Roma) owners are moving forward with their venue plans, the same cannot be said of S.S. Lazio... » Read more


Rome Mayor positive on A.S. Roma planned digs

Romes mayor says new stadium will finally break ground

Rome (Italy) Mayor Virginia Raggi says Stadio della Roma will finally break ground “as soon as we reach an agreement on public works”. ‘All Football’ stated that the project has been in the pipeline for several years, but red tape and corruption allegations have put up huge stumbling blocks... » Read more


A.S. Roma to present study on planned venue

AS Roma to present study for new stadium in Pietralata district

The Serie A club A.S. Roma will present a study for the construction of a stadium in the Pietralata district of Rome, Italy. The A.S. Roma is a professional football club based in Rome, Italy. Founded by a merger in 1927, Roma has participated in the top-tier of Italian football (Serie A) for all... » Read more


Colosseum to get back its floor glory

Rome Colosseum will get new floor

The Italian Government has greenlighted a plan to furnish Rome’s ancient Colosseum with a new floor, giving visitors the chance to stand where gladiators once fought (in ancient Rome a man trained to fight with weapons against other men or wild animals in an arena). It will allow visitors see the... » Read more


Rome fall in line with UEFA ‘fans’ clause

Rome gets UEFA approval as host city for EURO 2020

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) received on April 14th from the Italian Football Association, confirmation from the Italian Government that the UEFA Euro 2020 matches scheduled for the Stadio Olimpico in Rome (Italy) will take place with spectators. ‘UEFA’ stated that the... » Read more


AS Roma venue plans get buried under red tape

AS Roma stadium plans died

The die is cast – the Italian Serie A football club AS Roma is no longer going ahead with its plans to build a new stadium in the South of the Italian capital – Stadio della Roma. The club’s new American billionaire owner Thomas Daniel Friedkin dropped the ambitious Tor de Valle... » Read more