Crotone striker Marco Tumminello, who is on loan from Roma, has ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his knee.
Udinese’s Valon Behrami says it is down to the club’s senior players to improve squad morale as they prepare to face a training retreat.
Diego Perotti is in doubt for Roma’s games against Qarabag and Milan after needing 10 stitches for a gash on his leg.
Michel Platini believes “the level of competitiveness has improved in Serie A, as Juventus aren’t as dominant as they were.”
Gigi Del Neri is under pressure after Udinese are ordered into a training retreat, as the match with Sampdoria could be decisive.
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Udinese Coach Gigi Del Neri admits anyone who “doesn’t get results is always in the balance” after a 3-1 defeat to Roma.
Eusebio Di Francesco said Roma are winning now because the players, including Edin Dzeko, “are ready to do what I ask.”
Radja Nainggolan insists Roma were “criticised too early this season” and are already improving after a 3-1 victory over Udinese.
Stephan El Shaarawy bagged a brace, Edin Dzeko also on target, as Roma swept sorry Udinese aside 3-1 and missed a penalty for a third straight win.
Roma director of sport Monchi believes they “can compete with Napoli and Juventus, but I don’t know if it’s enough to win the Scudetto.”
Alessandro Florenzi and Radja Nainggolan return to the starting XI, as Roma host troubled Udinese and push to close on the leaders.
Suso is prepared to take on new tactical roles at Milan and confirms he received offers from Napoli, Roma and Inter this summer.
Daniele De Rossi discussed the Coaches he worked with and why he’d like to become a tactician, but reveals Francesco Totti was “melancholy and undecided.”
Daniele De Rossi admits he was tempted to leave Roma last summer, but “love won out” even with the “excessive pressure” on the new captain.
Gigi Del Neri assures Udinese are “not beaten before we even begin” against Roma and he’ll pick his strongest available XI.
There are three Serie A matches today, as Roma host troubled Udinese, Napoli pay a visit to SPAL and Juventus take on Torino in the Derby della Mole.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero admits “I dream of buying Roma one day” and accuses Giallorossi rival James Pallotta of talking too much.
Roma have recalled Radja Nainggolan for their game against Udinese in Serie A on Saturday.