Leandro Castán

AS Roma #5 - Defender

  • Born: 05/11/86
  • Age: 27
  • Height:
  • Weight: 0

Roma out to ruin Perotti's debut on Livorno bench

Livorno have a new man at the helm ahead of their difficult trip to face AS Roma. Attilio Perotti takes charge of the side currently sitting joint bottom and faces an uphill battle, as he looks to lift the Amaranto away from the relegation places.

Roma Takes On Ternana

In the last friendly before the season begins, the focus will still be on the market and whatever is happening at the top of the formation. Half the starting attack could be playing for Tottenham by week's end because Real Madrid hearts Gareth Bale.

Au Revoir, Marquinhos

The Brazilian wonderchild has departed training camp and is now en route to Paris, as confirmed by his pesky family members.

Banking on Benatia

While his nearly €14m transaction got lost amidst the fray of rumors last week, there may be no transfer more important for Roma this year than that of Mehdi Benatia. So what does the newest Roman bring to the table?

The Magnificence of Marquinhos

Let's eschew the managerial talk for a moment and take a look at the season just turned in by Roma's man-child, Marquinhos. In case you missed it, it was magnificent.

Baldini offered Technical Director job: Castles

Per Duncan Castles, appointment is imminent after Baldini discusses his current position with AS Roma.

Preview in Review: Goalkeepers & Defense

While we await news on a new manager, we turn the clock back to August 2012 to examine our defensive preview--looking not only at the player's performance, but the accuracy of our predictions.

The Coppa Quest Continues

Much to their chagrin, the powers that be declared that Roma must play their quarterfinal match against the lower seeded Fiorentina on the road. Two clubs riding two game losing streaks collide Wednesday with a trip to the semifinals at stake.

Everybody Wants Marquinhos

Marquinhos, suddenly the object of desire for Europe's wealthiest and they're throwing the cash already. Who doesn't want Hos?

There's A Red Card In My Mirror

Everyone who knows Roma knows they never could play against ten. Turns out new faces change nothin'.

De Rossi Out Two Weeks & Other Bullets

Daniele De Rossi out two weeks? Giuseppe Rossi to join Roma in January? Indulge yourself in some Roma rumors and updates as we wait out the International break before Sunday's Bologna match.

Catania Live Preview & GameThread

ROMA, FORMAZIONE UFFICIALE: 24 Stekelenburg; 23 Piris, 29 Burdisso, 5 Castan, 42 Balzaretti; 4 Bradley, 16 De Rossi, 15 Pjanic; 8 Lamela, 9 Osvaldo, 10 Totti. A disp.: 1 Lobont, 11 Taddei, 46...

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