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Roma vs Feyenoord: Player ratings and analysis after Jose Mourinho wins Europa Conference League final

Mourinho is the first manager to win European titles at four different clubs, while Roma claim a first trophy on the continent since 1961

A Uefa Europa Conference League winner. How many other managers can say that?

Wednesday night did his Roma side beat Feyenoord in the inaugural final of a competition Uefa approved in 2018 and started three years later.

Unless you’re counting the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup in 1961, this was Roma’s first major European trophy

while Mourinho himself has completed the set of what is possible on the continent

unexpected Conference League to go with his two Champions Leagues and one Europa League.

Mourinho hopes this victory will herald a new era of silverware for Roma as well.

The Europa Conference League itself, meanwhile, will take some years to shake off the derision it has initially been met with.

The silverware is 4kg lighter and 7.5cm smaller than the strikingly similar Europa League trophy that Eintracht Frankfurt lifted last week,

Choosing a 21,690-capacity stadium for Wednesday’s final hardly helped matters either,

Its capital of Tirana was ultimately left brimming with supporters, predominantly ticketless,