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Sergio Romero

27-Year-Old Goalkeeper     Sampdoria  Serie A


Argentina

Birthdate:  February 22, 1987    Birthplace:  Bernardo de Irigoyen, Argentina    Nationality:  Argentina    Height:  6' 4"    Weight:  187 lbs    

November 3, 2014    Sergio Romero News

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Romero denied four shots and saved a penalty kick during Sampdoria's 3-1 win over Fiorentina on Sunday.

Romero was a steady presence in Sunday's win, when his penalty kick save prevented Fiorentina from equalizing early on. The Argentine has made four saves in three straight matches, helping Sampdoria claim a tie for Serie A's second-best defensive record with six goals allowed this season.

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November 3, 2014

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Argentina's starting goalkeeper in the World Cup stopped a penalty kick Sunday against Fiorentina as Sampdoria earned a 3-1 victory.

It is amazing to think that Romero is Sampdoria's second-choice goalie and is only playing because Emiliano Viviano is currently injured.

June 21, 2014

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Romero made three saves during Argentina's 1-0 win over Iran at the World Cup on Saturday.

The Iranians played mostly defensive football throughout the match, and nearly had themselves a point before Lionel Messi scored one minute into stoppage time. It was a tough loss for Iran, who didn't make it overly difficult on Romero, who clinched his first clean sheet of the tournament.

June 15, 2014

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Romero made five saves but allowed one late goal during Argentina's 2-1 win over Bosnia and Herzegovina in their World Cup opener on Sunday.

It was a fine performance for Romero, who lasted 84 minutes before giving up a goal. Things are actually looking up for him, as he will next face Nigeria and Iran, two teams who are limited on the attack when compared to the Bosnians.

August 11, 2011

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The Argentine keeper is making the move to the recently relegated Italian side that participated in the Champions League last season, Football Italia reports.

A sign Sampdoria wants to return to Serie A as this is a national team player for one of the top national sides in the world.