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Genoa played out a goalless draw with Udinese in the struggling Serie A side's first match under new coach Alexander Blessin.
Financial problems led to coach Antonio Conte's departure and the sale of star players Romelu Lukaku and Achraf Hakimi, but they played as though their troubles were behind them under new boss Inzaghi.
A dramatic summer for the champions reached its lowest ebb last week when star striker Romelu Lukaku was sold to Chelsea, a transfer that enraged not just supporters but reportedly also CEO Giuseppe Marotta and new coach Simone Inzaghi.
In a statement, Roma said that Abraham had signed a five-year contract and that Chelsea would "retain the right to a percentage of any future transfer fee involving the striker".
Bosnia's all-time top scorer Edin Dzeko joins Inter Milan from rivals AS Roma
Europa League: Bruno Fernandes, Edinson Cavani run riot as Manchester United thump AS Roma to banish semi-final hoodoo
Only a second leg collapse will prevent them from facing Villarreal or Arsenal in Gdansk on 26 May after a stunning second-half performance.
Serie A: Roma maintain third spot on table with win over Hellas Verona; Napoli, Lazio also clinch victories
The capital side were three goals up after half an hour at the Stadio Olimpico, despite losing English defender Chris Smalling to a muscular injury early in the first half.
AC Milan’s perfect start to the Serie A season ended with a 3-3 draw against Roma on Monday but the Rossoneri still moved two points clear of Napoli and Sassuolo.
Serie A: Sassuolo climb to second after beating Bologna; Edin Dzeko scores brace in Roma's comeback win over Benevento
Roberto de Zerbi's Sassuolo had been trailing 3-1 after an hour, but three substitutions, including a first start for French midfielder Maxime Lopez, rescued three points for the visitors.
Champions Juventus were trailing 2-1 and a man down after an hour. But a towering Ronaldo header grabbed the equaliser in the 69th minute to avoid handing new coach Andrea Pirlo a first defeat.
The players and coaching staff at Serie A side AS Roma have agreed to go without four months’ salary to help the club through the crisis caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Serie A: Ciro Immobile scores as rampant Lazio beat Genoa to stay hot on trail of leaders Juventus, AS Roma end losing run
Lazio, on 59 points from 25 games, stayed one point behind the Turin side as they equalled their points tally for the whole of last season, when they finished eighth, and extended their unbeaten run to 20 league games, including 16 wins
When Edin Džeko wore the armband during a 4-2 loss at Sassuolo on Saturday, it marked the first time in 22 years — or since the last millennium — that Roma’s captain was not a Romano and Romanista
Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo penalty sees Juventus beat Roma to retake top-spot; Sampdoria thrash struggling Brescia
Goals from Merih Demiral and Cristiano Ronaldo in the opening 10 minutes moved Juventus two points ahead of Inter Milan, which was held 1-1 by Atalanta a day earlier, at the halfway stage of the season
AS Roma kept in touch with the leading pack in Serie A with a 4-1 victory over Fiorentina whose winless run was extended to seven league games on Friday.
Luis Muriel hit a hat-trick as Atalanta put their midweek Champions League humiliation behind them with a crushing 7-1 win over 10-man Udinese on Sunday that moved them to within three points of Serie A leaders Juventus.
Serie A: Bosnia international Edin Dzeko commits to AS Roma after signing three-year contract extension
Dzeko had been touted for a possible move to Inter Milan but has opted instead for a new deal until 30 June, 2022 with the capital side.
Serie A: Juventus maintain healthy lead at the top with Bologna win; Napoli thrash Parma to make most of Inter Milan's slip-up
Juventus maintained their 13-point lead at the top of Serie A on Sunday after Paulo Dybala hit the winner in a 1-0 victory at Bologna to keep the champions ahead of Napoli who easily saw off Parma 4-0.
Serie A: Edin Dzeko nets 95th-minute winner to hand AS Roma thrilling win over Frosinone; Torino see off Atalanta
Edin Dzeko snatched a 95th-minute winner for a double on the night as Roma rescued a 3-2 come-from-behind win against lowly Frosinone on Saturday to keep in touch with the Champions League places.
Roma move up to fourth ahead of city rivals Lazio, who had occupied the final Champions League berth overnight after a 1-0 win over Empoli on Thursday.