Garcia: ‘Formation not all-important’
Rudi Garcia believes the formation Roma employ for tomorrow’s Champions League match at CSKA Moscow is not as important as the team’s attitude.
‘Cold will be a factor’ for Roma
Roma face CSKA Moscow tomorrow wary of being frozen out of Champions League contention, admits Morgan De Sanctis.
Roma ‘not looking for draw’
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says his side will not be aiming for a draw when they take on CSKA Moscow tomorrow night.
Roma in 4-4-2, Florenzi full-back
Roma may have Alessandro Florenzi at right-back and field a 4-4-2 formation against CSKA Moscow tomorrow evening.
Allegri has Padoin fall-back
Max Allegri is expected to face selection decisions in defence and midfield ahead of the Champions League trip to Malmo.
‘Roma are not just Totti’
Aleksei Berezutski doesn’t think CSKA Moscow will necessarily have an advantage with the weather, nor will they focus just on Roma’s Francesco Totti.
Slutski: ‘CSKA can progress’
Leonid Slutski sees CSKA Moscow’s chance at Champions League progression, but admits it hinges on a performance against Roma.
Nedved: ‘Juve are improving’
Pavel Nedved has commented on an ‘improving’ Juventus under Massimiliano Allegri, as he labels this week’s Champions League test a ‘must-win’.
Pogba: ‘Juve now stronger’
Paul Pogba believes that the current iteration of Juventus is ‘stronger’, with ‘more quality’ and that they ‘attack with more men’.
Decimated Roma in Moscow
Roma are without Douglas Maicon, Vasilis Torosidis and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for their Champions League trip to CSKA Moscow.
Brych for CSKA-Roma
Roma’s crunch Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow will be officiated by Felix Brych.
Bonucci: 'Conte tailored Juve'
Leonardo Bonucci thanked Antonio Conte for turning his Juventus career around and chose between Champions League and World Cup.
Pjanic: 'So happy at Roma!'
Miralem Pjanic said he’s “never been as happy” as he is at Roma, while the Scudetto “won’t be a two-horse race.”
Buffon's Champions League dream
Gianluigi Buffon admits he regrets Juventus’ failure to make the Europa League final and speaks of his Champions League dream.
Totti's Champions League dream
Francesco Totti says his dream remains to lift the Champions League trophy with Roma, and believes the Giallorossi can win the Scudetto.
Garcia: 'No Bayern regrets'
Rudi Garcia insists his only regret about Roma this season is the first half against Napoli. “I don’t even regret Bayern Munich.”
Tacchinardi: 'Juve for semi-final'
Alessio Tacchinardi believes Juventus can target a Champions League semi-final this season, as long as they escape the group stages.
Garcia: 'Roma small in Europe'
Roma boss Rudi Garcia admits his club are still “small” on the European stage, but can qualify in the Champions League.
Pallotta: Roma can win Scudetto
James Pallotta is confident Roma have what it takes to be crowned Serie A champions this season, whilst he defends the defeats to Bayern Munich.
Guardiola: Roma best team in Italy
Bayern Munich Coach Pep Guardiola has praised Roma, and reassures the Giallorossi that his side won’t take CSKA Moscow and Manchester City lightly.
Vidal: Juventus not giving in
Arturo Vidal has reassured Juventus fans that the Bianconeri will eventually go through to the next round in the Champions League.
Benatia: No Roma crisis
Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia does not believe there is a crisis at Roma, despite the Giallorossi losing two games in a row.
Lahm: Roma learned to defend
Philipp Lahm remarked at how Roma showed a more defensive edge to their game against Bayern Munich last night.
Nainggolan: Bayern result is fair
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan believes Roma can still progress in the Champions League, but admits a 2-0 defeat to Bayern was ‘fair’.
Gotze: Goal changed game
Bayern Munich midfielder Mario Gotze feels that his side’s opening goal changed the game in their 2-0 victory over Roma.
Garcia: 'Different Roma image'
Rudi Garcia is confident Roma “cancelled out the image we gave of ourselves in the other game” with Bayern Munich.
Nainggolan: 'A sign to ourselves'
Radja Nainggolan felt Roma “sent a signal to ourselves that last time was just a one-off” against Bayern Munich.
De Rossi: 'An impossible task'
Daniele De Rossi said Roma “admitted Bayern Munich were stronger and took a different approach” in their 2-0 defeat.
CL: Roma bow to Bayern
Roma lost 2-0 to Bayern Munich in a fairly even match and remain second thanks to CSKA Moscow’s shock win over Manchester City.
Line-ups: Bayern Munich-Roma
Roma transformed their line-up against Bayern Munich, dropping Francesco Totti, Gervinho, Miralem Pjanic and Morgan De Sanctis.
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