Referee Gianluca Rocchi assigned to SPAL-Roma

The AIA (Italian Referees’ Association) released their match-day assignments for the upcoming round of matches in Serie A and controversial referee, Gianluca Rocchi, has been assigned to Roma’s away clash with SPAL.

Rocchi has come under fire in recent years for his displays in Roma’s matches and was heavily criticised for his decisions in the Giallorossi’s draw against Inter earlier this season.

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