ROMA NEWS

Sporting director Walter Sabatini claims it's 'good for Roma' to measure themselves against Barcelona, whom he dubs 'the best'.
Roma are forced into some big changes and Daniele De Rossi fails a fitness test, but Leo Messi starts for Barcelona.
Roma have never lost to Barcelona in the Champions League, so can they cause an upset at Camp Nou tonight?
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni fuels rumours of a move for Roma winger Juan Iturbe - “we’ll see what’s feasible”.
Rudi Garcia says he works at Roma “as if I’m going to finish my career here” and feels criticism is “unfair”.
Arrigo Sacchi explains his Inter comments, saying Coach Roberto Mancini is “very skilled” but their style is not “pleasant”.
Lucas Lima’s agent can “confirm Napoli are interested and in talks” for the €20m-rated Santos midfielder.
Alessandro Florenzi is “proud” of Barcelona interest, but insists he is focused on hometown club Roma.
Christian Panucci believes “Roma can beat Barcelona” this evening in the Champions League Nou Camp encounter.
Javier Mascherano has been ruled out of tonight’s Barcelona-Roma Champions League match.
Marco Materazzi continues his feud with Rafa Benitez. “Napoli are frightening opponents now they actually have a Coach.”
Daniele De Rossi will have a last-minute fitness test ahead of tonight’s Barcelona-Roma Champions League clash.
Juan Iturbe could start for Roma in Barcelona, but Daniele De Rossi is unlikely to be risked.
Miralem Pjanic dismisses talk of a Barcelona move, but admits it will be “special” to play at Camp Nou tomorrow.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia insists tomorrow’s Champions League clash with Barcelona is “important, but not decisive”.
Rudi Garcia admits he won’t risk Daniele De Rossi for Roma against Barcelona if it could see him miss BATE Borisov.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia feels a draw at Barcelona would be a good result as “not many teams” win at Camp Nou.
Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique isn’t ruling out a return to Roma one day - “it’s difficult, but who knows…”
Barcelona full-back Dani Alves is looking forward to facing Roma, praising them for their “good football”.
Luis Enrique warns Barcelona’s star man Lionel Messi is “recovered” to face Roma, and just needs playing time.