CHIEVO NEWS

Rolando Maran admits he had never before seen Chievo perform as they did during their 4-1 home defeat to Atalanta.
Gian Piero Gasperini was full of praise for his Atalanta players after they swept aside Chievo.
Atalanta absolutely dominated Chievo at the Stadio Bentegodi with Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez bagging a brace.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini confirmed Roberto Gagliardini “will not play against Chievo out of respect for Inter.”
Torino and Roma are interested in Chievo attacking midfielder Lucas Castro, but the price-tag is €8m.
Italian football is back after the winter break with Napoli hosting Sampdoria tonight, then Udinese-Inter, Genoa-Roma, Milan-Cagliari and Juventus-Bologna.
Luciano Spalletti saw “a thoroughly deserved victory” from Roma, as they fought back to beat Chievo 3-1.
Roma had to fight back from a shock Chievo opener to win 3-1 and consolidate second place.
Roma director of sport Ricky Massara insists they “have always been close” to Juventus in terms of performance.
Thomas Vermaelen admits “the defeat to Juventus hurts,” but Roma are ready to get back on track with Chievo.
Roma are forced into changes as they welcome Rolando Maran’s Chievo to the Stadio Olimpico, but Radja Nainggolan starts.
Join us for the build-up and action to tonight’s six Serie A games, the last of 2016, including Fiorentina-Napoli, Roma-Chievo and Torino-Genoa.
Radja Nainggolan and Francesco Totti are back in the Roma squad to face Chievo tomorrow, but Daniele De Rossi is out.
Sampdoria boss Marco Giampaolo wants the team to “believe in ourselves and be more ferocious” against Udinese tomorrow.
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran previews tomorrow’s Roma game - “we’ll try to make them uncomfortable”.
Luciano Spalletti admits the defeat to Juventus “bothers us” but Roma can’t “throw everything away” because of it.
Tests on Daniele De Rossi “ruled out any muscle tear” after he picked up a calf injury in Roma’s defeat to Juventus.
Roma may have suffered another injury blow for Thursday’s Serie A match against Chievo as Radja Nainggolan is struggling with muscle oedema.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s seven Serie A games, including Sassuolo-Inter, Napoli-Torino and Lazio-Fiorentina.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo saw costly errors in the 2-1 defeat to Chievo. “I didn’t dislike the attitude.”