ROMA NEWS

Roma have sparked controversy in Rome by setting up a partnership with Uber, infuriating local taxi drivers. “This will turn around and bite them.”
Ciro Immobile is a major doubt to feature for Lazio in the Derby della Capitale against Roma on Saturday after he skipped training.
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Dani Osvaldo reveals he left football because “I prefer beer and barbecue to money”.
It’s reported Roma are preparing to offer Diego Perotti a new contract, tying him to the club until 2021.
Daniele De Rossi visited the Swedish players on their team bus, to apologise after Italian fans booed their national anthem.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman says the derby with Lazio is “a special game” and warns “there are no favourites”.
Lazio attacker Felipe Anderson is reportedly a doubt for Saturday’s Derby della Capitale against Roma.
Germany boss Joachim Low has hailed Daniele De Rossi for his moment of ‘greatness’ after he refused to warm up during Italy-Sweden.
Barcelona consultant Ariedo Braida denies Roma are in negotiations to sign Aleix Vidal. “I have not had any contact with them for the player.”
The candidates for the Serie A Top XI players of 2017 are announced, with Max Allegri, Maurizio Sarri and Gian Piero Gasperini up for best Coach.
There are reports Fiorentina star Federico Chiesa’s father Enrico met with Paris Saint-Germain to discuss his future.
Daniele De Rossi announced his international retirement after Italy failed to reach the World Cup, but also confirmed he urged staff to play Lorenzo Insigne.
Daniele De Rossi was spotted protesting Italy Coach Giampiero Ventura’s decisions, urging him to throw Lorenzo Insigne on against Sweden.
Italy have failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958, as they were held 0-0 by Sweden at San Siro, losing the play-off 1-0 on aggregate.
Join us for all the build-up, action and post-match comments from Italy’s decisive World Cup play-off with Sweden at San Siro.
Giampiero Ventura explained some of his Italy decisions for the World Cup play-off against Sweden. “The system is important, but not decisive.”
Jorginho gets his first competitive start for Italy with Manolo Gabbiadini and Alessandro Florenzi for the World Cup play-off against Sweden.
Manchester United wing-back Matteo Darmian has attracted interest from Valencia, Napoli and Roma for a January move.
Italy are expected to start Jorginho, Alessandro Florenzi and Manolo Gabbiadini in the decisive World Cup play-off against Sweden.