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Sep 22, 2013 at 2pm UK at Stadio Olimpico
Roma
2-0
Lazio
Balzaretti (62'), Ljajic (90' pen.)
FT(HT: 0-0)

Dias (81')

Team News: Gervinho starts Rome derby

Roma coach Rudi Garcia recalls Gervinho for this afternoon's Rome derby clash with Lazio at the Stadio Olimpico.

Roma coach Rudi Garcia has opted to recall Gervinho in attack for this afternoon's Derby della Capitale against Lazio at the Stadio Olimpico.

Gervinho comes in for Adem Ljajic in the only change from the side that beat Parma 3-1 on Monday, a result that maintained the Giallorossi's 100% start in Serie A.

With Michael Bradley out, Kevin Strootman continues alongside Miralem Pjanic and Daniele De Rossi in midfield, with Alessandro Florenzi and Gervinho playing off lone striker Francesco Totti.

Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has opted for experience this afternoon, with Cristian Ledesma and Alvaro Gonzalez preferred to Lucas Biglia in central midfield.

Roma: De Sanctis, Maicon, Benatia, Castan, Balzaretti, Pjanic, De Rossi, Strootman, Florenzi, Totti, Gervinho

Lazio: Marchetti, Cavanda, Ciani, Cana, Konko, Ledesma, Candreva, Gonzalez, Hernanes, Lulic, Klose

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Friday's key events


ATHLETICS
· The athletics schedule begins, with 100m sprinter Dina Asher-Smith among the names in action on the opening day. The men's 10,000m final concludes the action, with Team GB's Sam Atkin and Marc Scott taking part in the absence of 2012 and 2016 champion Sir Mo Farah (1am-2.30pm)

ROWING
· Victoria Thornley is Team GB's representative in the women's single sculls final (1.33am)
· Great Britain will be going for gold in the men's eight final (2.25am)

SWIMMING
· Team GB duo Molly Renshaw and Abbie Wood take part in the women's 200m breaststroke final, but new Olympic record-holder Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa is the hot favourite (2.41am)
· Luke Greenbank has very realistic ambitions of picking up a medal in the men's 200m backstroke final (2.50am)
· There is also British representation in the women's 100m freestyle final, although any medal for Anna Hopkin would be a surprise (2.59am)
· With one gold and one silver already under his belt at these Games, Duncan Scott goes again in the men's 200m individual medley final (3.16am)

TRAMPOLINE
· Bryony Page will be looking to repeat her 2016 heroics in the women's event (5am-7.30pm)

CANOE SLALOM
· Bradley Forbes-Cryans will be looking to emulate Rio gold medallist Joe Clarke in the men's kayak event (6am-9am)

FOOTBALL
· The women's tournament enters the quarter-finals, with Great Britain facing Australia at the Ibaraki Kashima Stadium (10am)

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