ROMA NEWS

Napoli made a €40m bid to sign Erik Lamela and Marquinhos from Roma, claims President Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Roma split with Franco Baldini, but are closing on Coach Rudi Garcia after Lille confirmed he could leave.
Roma have officially terminated director Franco Baldini’s contract by mutual consent, leaving him free to join Tottenham.
As expected, Roma have sold goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg to Fulham for €5.6m.
Roma are still unconvinced by Laurent Blanc and reports are growing that they’re in talks with Roberto Mancini.
Riccardo Montolivo says he is in no position to offer international teammate Daniele De Rossi advice about his future.
Centre-back Marquinhos is ignoring the transfer rumours linking him with a move to Spain. “I’m staying at Roma.”
Miralem Pjanic has revealed he was on the verge of joining Arsenal rather than Roma two years ago.
There are growing reports Laurent Blanc could be announced as Roma Coach this evening.
France manager Didier Deschamps has confirmed Laurent Blanc is close to signing on as Roma Coach. “I’m very happy for him.”
Palermo have rejected speculation that they are in talks about selling Stefano Sorrentino to Roma.
Roma held talks with Laurent Blanc last night about becoming their new Coach, reports L’Equipe.
Roma have made no offer to Frank Rijkaard about becoming their new Coach ahead of the 2013-14 campaign.
Laurent Blanc is now a leading contender to be handed the Roma job after Milan announced that they will be keeping Massimiliano Allegri.
Roma are in pole position to sign Mehdi Benatia from Udinese, reports the Corriere dello Sport.
Roma goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg could complete a move to Fulham by the end of Tuesday.
Milan have put their faith in Massimiliano Allegri after crisis talks with President Silvio Berlusconi.
There are surprise reports that Luciano Spalletti met with Milan President Silvio Berlusconi last night, just hours before the crunch talks with Max Allegri.
Roma don’t have a new Coach, but they are active on the market with reports Mehdi Benatia and Rafael are on the way.
Roma candidate Marcelo Bielsa is open to offers after pointing out “my contract with Athletic Bilbao ends on June 30.”