ROMA NEWS

Ex-Roma midfielder Leandro Greco alleged there is a “shameful” attempt by the club to discredit Daniele De Rossi so fans won’t protest his sale.
Marco Verratti turned down a move to Roma in 2010, Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani has revealed.
Ezequiel Lavezzi confessed he misses Napoli and would welcome Daniele De Rossi at Paris Saint-Germain.
Former Roma midfielder Damiano Tommasi believes that Daniele De Rossi will stay at the club, despite rumours of a move to Manchester City.
Roma will take on Torino this weekend without the suspended trio of Daniele De Rossi, Nicolas Burdisso and Panagiotis Tachtsidis.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has praised Daniele De Rossi despite his expulsion from the national squad for the friendly with France.
Daniel Pablo Osvaldo has left Italy’s training camp ahead of the friendly with France because of an ankle injury.
Federico Balzaretti has defended Roma teammate Daniele De Rossi after he was dismissed in the 3-2 loss to Lazio.
Lazio’s Stefano Mauri has applauded Daniele De Rossi after the Roma man apologised for striking him in the derby.
Franco Baldini confirms Daniele De Rossi could be fined for his derby dismissal, but Roma stand by Zdenek Zeman.
Vladimir Petkovic reveals what it felt like to win his debut Derby della Capitale. “We proved all of our quality.”
Zdenek Zeman criticised Daniele De Rossi for “feeling the derby too much” and getting himself sent off, then blamed the weather.
Miroslav Klose and Antonio Candreva were overjoyed after scoring in Lazio’s 3-2 derby win. “I dreamed of this goal.”
Lazio won the Derby della Capitale 3-2 under driving rain after overturning Roma’s advantage with Daniele De Rossi and Stefano Mauri sent off.
The Derby della Capitale is all about attack, as Francesco Totti, Erik Lamela and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo take on Hernanes and Miroslav Klose, but Daniele De Rossi moves.
Lazio director Igli Tare hit back at Roma ahead of today’s derby. “Our fans are fewer, but louder. Zdenek Zeman is still a little bit Laziale...”
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic goes into his first ever Derby della Capitale, but “from the first day here I realised what it represents. Zdenek Zeman is a legend.”
Zdenek Zeman warns Rome Derby newcomers “will realise what it means when they step on to the field” against Lazio tomorrow afternoon.
Francesco Totti has shaken off a knock to be in the squad for tomorrow’s Lazio-Roma showdown.
The temperature is rising for tomorrow’s Rome Derby and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo warns Roma “have to change mentality.”