Morgan De Sanctis has warned Juventus that his Roma side will give them a serious game in Turin on Sunday night.
First in Serie A will take on second and the goalkeeper is eager to remain within touching distance of the Old Lady.
“We are going to Turin to put them into difficulty,” the summer signing from Napoli told Roma Channel. “We are ready to give them a hard time. We are all in shape and we’ll see what happens.
“It won’t be easy for us, but it won’t be easy for them either – you can count on that…
“We have to focus on delivering a top performance as five points is quite a gap and it can’t get bigger.”
Roma made a sensational start to the season by winning their opening 10 games of the campaign, before being overtaken by the Bianconeri.
“The fact that we have not lost a game and are second is a bit surprising,” the former Italian international added.
“We might not be going into this game in a favourable position, but there will be many ties left after Sunday and anything can happen.”