Italian friendlies: Wins for Roma & Catania

Roma 3 – Lanciano 2 (Friendly, January 7, 2009) Roma won thanks to a double from Mirko Vucinic and a goal from youngster Leandro Greek.

Belpasso 0 – Catania 6 (Friendly, January 6, 2009) Catania score six for the second time in two friendy matches. Niculae Dica and Gianvito Plasmati both claim a brace, and Michele Paolucci and Jorge Martinez scored one each.