Roma became the first team to win the UEFA Cup by beating Feyenoord 1-0 in the UEFA Cup final. The players in big red Discount Football shirts cheered enthusiastically.
It is worth mentioning that this is also Roma’s first European Championship in 61 years. The last time they won the European Championship was in the 1960-61 season. The European Fairs Cup (the predecessor of the UEFA Cup).
This was Roma’s first European final victory in 38 years, and Roma’s first trophy in 14 years. The last time they won the championship was in 2008, beating Inter Milan to win the Coppa Italia.