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27-Year-Old Forward     Roma  Serie A      Full Name: Gervais Yao Kouassi

Côte d'Ivoire

Birthdate:  May 27, 1987    Birthplace:  Anyama, Ivory Coast    Nationality:  Côte d'Ivoire    Height:  5' 9"    Weight:  146 lbs    

February 28, 2015    Gervinho News

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Gervinho scored in Roma's 2-1 Europa League win over Feyenoord on Thursday.

Gervinho netted against the Dutch side in the first leg of their tie, his first goals for Roma since netting against Inter Milan back on Nov. 30. He did miss some time while away at the Africa Cup of Nations, but he's still not in a goal groove by any means.

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Gervinho: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

January 5, 2015

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Gervinho could miss up to a month of Serie A matches while he competes for the Ivory Coast in the Africa Cup of Nations.

Roma have a number of different options they can use in Gervinho's place, though Manuel Iturbe is the most likely beneficiary for increased playing time.

September 16, 2014

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Gervinho has signed a four-year contract extension that will keep him at Roma through June 2018, Football Italia reports.

This is a nice signing by Roma as Gervinho has shown he is worthy of the deal given to him.

August 30, 2014

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The wing forward scored his first goal of the season in injury time Saturday as Roma defeated Fiorentina 2-0.

Gervinho is in good form and seems to be a player who only fits in a system that uses three forwards.

June 19, 2014

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Gervinho had one of the goals of the tournament Thursday, but it was his teams only goal as they lost 2-1 to Colombia.

Gervinho side stepped two defenders and powered a shot right through the goalie to pull a goal back for Ivory Coast, but they could never complete the comeback. Gervinho has shown up in the World Cup scoring in both matches. Look for him to possibly net again in a crucial match Tuesday vs Greece.

June 14, 2014

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Gervinho had a great game for Ivory Coast, scoring the winning goal in the 2-1 win over Japan on Saturday in their World Cup opener.

Gervinho and Wilfried Bony were just menacing all game for the Japan defense and they pounced on them for two quick goals in the second half to take a 2-1 lead. Gervinho had a fine game getting off five shots en route to the victory.

April 24, 2014

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Gervinho has eight goals and 10 assists in 28 Serie A appearances this season.

Gervinho's 10 assists lead the Italian league, with teammate Francesco Totti just one behind.

March 23, 2014

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Gervinho scored his sixth goal of the Serie A season Saturday in Roma's 2-0 win over Chievo.

Gervinho is a player that doesn't fit into every team's setup. But he fits in perfectly with Roma on the right wing.