Paulo Sousa notes Fiorentina “took the initiative throughout,” but were not as clinical in their finishing as Roma.
Rudi Garcia said Roma played a “tactically intelligent game” to beat Fiorentina 2-1. “It wasn’t easy for Mohamed Salah.”
Radja Nainggolan said Roma played an “almost perfect match” against Fiorentina, as they overtake the Serie A leaders.
Mohamed Salah scored and was sent off as Roma beat Fiorentina to become the new leaders, while Lazio crushed Torino 3-0.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni said criticism is “getting out of hand” and Mohamed Salah will be “professional” against Fiorentina.
It’s first against second with only one point separating them, as Fiorentina host Roma with Mohamed Salah starting.
Stick with us for all the build-up and action from a packed fixture list, including Milan-Sassuolo, Lazio-Torino, Chievo-Napoli and top of the table showdown Fiorentina v Roma.
Fiorentina fans plan 5,000 whistles to jeer Mohamed Salah and a moped motorcade for the team bus against Roma.
Roberto Stellone announces “substantial Frosinone squad rotation” to face Udinese and Fiorentina between today and Wednesday.
Cesare Prandelli said he’s ready to get back to work, but “preferred not to comment” on Bologna links.
Rudi Garcia expects “an exciting and entertaining” top of the table clash between Roma and Fiorentina.
Paulo Sousa admires Roma and told Fiorentina fans they can hurt Mohamed Salah “with indifference.”
Carlo Ancelotti tips Roma for the Scudetto, PSG for the Champions League, Manchester City the Premier League and France at Euro 2016.
Daniele De Rossi is in doubt for Roma’s Scudetto showdown with Fiorentina tomorrow.
Fiorentina are being linked with a potential January swoop for Chelsea loan flop Radamel Falcao.
Cristiano Zanetti believes Roma and Fiorentina are equal teams, and the game will be decided by free kicks and counters.
Former Roma Coach Claudio Ranieri discusses the upcoming top-table clash with Fiorentina: 'Their collective organisation makes them dangerous'.
Federico Bernardeschi urged Fiorentina to “learn from this defeat” against Lech Poznan and prepare for Roma.
Lech Poznan Coach Jan Urban insists he’s “not surprised” by his team’s victory away to Fiorentina. “We were patient.”
Paulo Sousa blamed Fiorentina’s “slow tempo” for the 2-1 Europa League home defeat to Lech Poznan.