Italian giants Roma shine spotlight on Sydney FC

They emphatically won the Westfield W-League Grand Final and now Sydney FC are making headlines again.

The Sky Blues were named AS Roma’s ‘Team of the Day’ on Twitter on Saturday, a popular segment that the Italian giants have been running for the past few months.

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Sydney become the first club from the Westfield W-League to have a spotlight shone on them but not the first from Australasia with Adelaide United and Wellington Phoenix featuring earlier this season.

Roma had clearly done their research as well, citing Westfield Matildas star Sam Kerr as the club’s most famous alumni after the now Perth Glory striker spent two seasons in the Harbour City.

Don’t forget you can vote here for Sam Kerr to be named BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2019!

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