ROMA NEWS

Pundit Ciccio Graziani has a new idea for dealing with Mario Balotelli. “I’d have given him a kick up the backside!”
Milan CEO Barbara Berlusconi refused to back Clarence Seedorf. “No comment. These decisions aren’t up to me.”
Zvonimir Boban reiterated Mario Balotelli’s performance was “shameful,” he “lacks self-criticism” and Milan need Silvio Berlusconi.
Daniele De Rossi trusts Roma’s record-breaking campaign can set them up for next season too. “We can beat anyone.”
Giancarlo Marocchi, the pundit who Mario Balotelli insulted on live television, said Milan have “given up” on him.
Miralem Pjanic hopes his wonder goal can keep Roma’s Scudetto hopes alive. “We’ll do everything to catch Juventus.”
Rudi Garcia said Roma “can continue to dream” after beating Milan and Miralem Pjanic’s goal should be “enjoyed all over the planet.”
Mario Balotelli hit back at Sky Sport Italia pundits, claiming they “know nothing about football. Trust me, you really don’t.”
Clarence Seedorf defended Mario Balotelli after defeat to Roma and again refused to confirm his Milan future.
Miralem Pjanic’s contender for goal of the season and a Gervinho tap-in saw Roma crush Milan 2-0 for their ninth straight victory.
It’s reported Cagliari have set a €10m price-tag on defender Davide Astori, who is wanted by Roma, Milan, Tottenham and Manchester United.
Roma director of sport Walter Sabatini “hopes and believes” Miralem Pjanic will sign a new contract, but is “alert to what could happen.”
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti praised Roma and asked Mario Balotelli to stop “drifting out of the match.”
Dodò warned Roma must be “very careful tonight, because Milan are a team in great shape.”
Milan defender Adil Rami says Roma Coach Rudi Garcia “is different” to when they worked together at Lille.
Roma and Milan field two attack-minded line-ups as they go head-to-head at the Olimpico tonight.
It’s reported Roma will not make Michel Bastos and Rafael Toloi loan moves permanent.
Roma are still without Mehdi Benatia and Mattia Destro for tomorrow’s clash with Milan at the Olimpico.
Keisuke Honda and Michael Essien are back in the Milan squad for Friday’s trip to Roma.
The refereeing allocations for Week 35 of the Serie A season have been announced.