Friday, November 5, 2010

Derby della Capitale - Fall 2010

Apr. 18, 2010 - Rome, Italy - epa02122994 Montenegro's forward Mirko Vucinic (L) of AS Roma celebrates with teammates after scoring his second goal against SS Lazio during their Italian Serie A local derby soccer match in Rome's Olympic stadium on 18 April 2010. Today's match was the165th Rome's local derby match in total, the 134th in Serie A, with 16 derby matches in Italian Cup and 15 in friendly matches. AS Roma won 2-1 to retain the first place in overall standing with 71 points ahead of Internazionale FC Milano (70) and AC Milan (64.

One of the biggest matches in the world will take place in the Eternal City at 8:00 a.m. central time on Sunday morning when S.S. Lazio and A.S. Roma play each other at the Stadio Olimpico. This weekend's match will feature a Lazio side sitting atop the Serie A table with 22 points hosting a struggling Roma side that has only racked up 12 points after 9 match days in the race for the 2010-2011 Scudetto.

The match will be aired live on Fox Soccer Channel and, most likely, ESPN3.

Here's some video to help you get ready for the match:

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