The forthcoming Champions League match against Shakhtar is one of the most important in the Roma history.
Roma will face the Ukrainian champions on Tuesday at the Stadio Olimpico. The giallorossi are chasing a historic qualification to the next round of the most important international competition for clubs.
According to the Italian newspaper ‘La Gazzetta dello Sport’, if the Lupi will be able to defeat Shakhtar Donetsk the club would bank about €11 million. UEFA guarantees €6.5m for the eight teams qualified for the quarterfinals. Extra €1.5m would be added for the victory of the match (mandatory result for the qualification). Revenue form stadium should be about €3m.
Roma-Shakhtar Donetsk could be a pivotal match for the future of giallorossi.