ROMA NEWS

‘It’ll be harder playing Roma this time’ says Milan Badelj after Fiorentina’s success at the Stadio Olimpico last season.
Milan Badelj says the Champions League ‘is a concrete objective, not a dream’ for Fiorentina.
Reports say Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi is tempted by a move to MLS, where he’s wanted by LA Galaxy and Andrea Pirlo’s New York City FC.
Fiorentina released a damning statement of their “astonishment and anger” after Mauro Zarate’s appeal was rejected.
Roma President James Pallotta joked he’d “shoot himself” if their new stadium wasn’t ready until 2021.
Mauro Zarate's appeal against his three-match suspension was rejected, meaning he will skip Roma-Fiorentina.
Stephan El Shaarawy says Luciano Spalletti is “a great Coach” and Roma are targeting second-place.
Leandro Castan declares he won’t leave Roma unless he’s told to - “my dream is to win a trophy”.
Galatasaray have been given a ban from UEFA competitions after failing to comply with Financial Fair Play.
David Pizarro admits he was “shocked” by Roma under Rudi Garcia but “they're a totally different team” under Luciano Spalletti.
Reports in Britain suggest Chelsea have opened talks with Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic.
Roma President James Pallotta confirms “today is the day for the stadium” as he’ll hold a series of meetings.
Former striker Abel Balbo believes Luciano Spalletti has brought “order and conviction” to Roma.
Gareth Bale has returned to training for Real Madrid, and could be fit to face Roma.
With Juventus increasing their lead at the top over the long weekend, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 27
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero gives Francesco Totti his backing: ‘He’s given his life to Roma, he deserves to be a director.’
Roma President James Pallotta confirms he has met with Francesco Totti today, who he calls ‘a wonderful person’.
English reports say Chelsea are close to confirming Antonio Conte and that he’ll target Roma pair Miralem Pjanic and Radja Nainggolan.
Roma’s financial statement included details on Diego Perotti, Stephan El Shaarawy and Fluminense teenager Gerson.
LA Galaxy are reportedly offering Daniele De Rossi a huge contract to leave Roma next season.