PARMA NEWS

Parma’s Antonio Benarrivo admits his side’s collective physical condition is not currently as good as it could be.
Douglas Maicon insisted the eight-point gap between Roma and Juventus “is all our own fault.”
Rodrigo Taddei thanked Roma Coach Rudi Garcia for renewing his enthusiasm for the sport after his first goal since 2011.
Roberto Donadoni said Parma are still in the running for the Europa League, while Roma impressed him more than Juventus.
Rudi Garcia couldn’t be entirely content with Roma’s 4-2 victory over Parma. “Their second goal made me angry.”
Miralem Pjanic reassured fans “nothing is finished” for the Scudetto race, but his Roma contract renewal is “certain.”
Roma thrashed Parma 4-2 in a tie originally rained off in February and closed the gap on Juventus to just eight points.
Francesco Totti, Mattia Destro and Gervinho face Amauri as Roma-Parma resumes today after it was rained off two months ago.
Parma sporting director Pietro Leonardi is confident that some of the club’s star players will stay with European football on the horizon.
An ankle injury has ruled Antonio Cassano out of Parma’s rescheduled Roma game, confirmed Roberto Donadoni.
Chievo defender Nicolas Frey is given a three-match ban using video evidence and Sinisa Mihajlovic two for insulting the referee.
Roma and Parma have each released their provisional squads for tomorrow’s meeting between the sides at Stadio Olimpico.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia believes his side could make the race for the Scudetto interesting if they secure 21 points from their last eight matches.
Roberto Donadoni admits that Parma are ‘in a state of emergency’, but says it will not condition their approach to facing Roma.
Roberto Donadoni insists Parma’s Europa League “fate is in our hands” after a chaotic 3-2 defeat to Lazio.
Edy Reja thanked the Lazio players and few fans for believing to the end as they beat Parma 3-2.
Lazio squeezed past Parma in stoppages for a five-goal thriller, while 10-man Verona beat Genoa, Samp stalled Fiorentina and Torino saw off Cagliari.
Lazio and Parma go head-to-head for Europa League places as Antonio Cassano takes on Miroslav Klose.
Miroslav Klose and Federico Marchetti are back in the Lazio squad to face Parma, but Lucas Biglia and Cristian Ledesma miss out.
Edy Reja said tomorrow’s game with Parma is “decisive” for Lazio’s campaign, but the “anomalous” fan protest piles on pressure.