You never know quite what to expect from European games, but some Roma players have made an instant impression in them.
Players can be eager to make an impression when new terms begin. Here is a look at all the players to have scored a brace or hat-trick on the opening day of a Serie A season for Roma.
Sergio Oliveira wasted no time in introducing himself to Roma fans by scoring a penalty on his debut. He is the 14th player to open his account in such fashion; here are brief recounts of all those stories.