Sam Brookes recalls Mancini’s sublime backheel goal against Lazio in the Derby della Capitale in November 2003.
Sam Brookes recounts the story of Gazza’s greatest goal of his spell in Serie A with Lazio, against Pescara in 1992.
Sam Brookes recalls Vincenzo Montella’s crucial goal for Roma against Milan in the 2000/01 season.
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“During my career I won the World Cup, was top scorer in Serie A, won the golden boot […]