Roma announce new board of directors member

Following the resignation of Mark Pannes, AS Roma officially announced that Stanley Phillip Gold will take the place of the departing Pannes, here is the official announcement:

“The Board of Directors of A.S. Roma S.p.A, which met today, decided on a new member of the board, Dr. Stanley Phillip Gold, following the resignation of Dr. Mark Stephen Pannes. The resignation of Dr. Pannes derives from a new professional venture that isn’t compatible with the commitment required for the office.”

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