ROMA NEWS

Roma defender Mehdi Benatia is looking forward to a fair fight with Milan’s Mario Balotelli. “I won’t provoke him.”
Roma will celebrate their 100th game under American ownership when they take on Milan at San Siro on Monday.
Mehdi Benatia has no regrets about choosing to join Roma after leaving Udinese during the summer transfer session.
Roma look to be without Marco Borriello for Monday’s clash with Milan, as he sprained his ankle.
Roma boss Rudi Garcia has hailed the ability of club captain Francesco Totti. “He’s one of the best in history.”
Kevin Strootman’s agent has denied reports that the Roma midfielder could move to Manchester United.
Roma boss Rudi Garcia has been named 2013’s best Coach by France Football magazine.
Miralem Pjanic has underlined that Roma’s primary target this season is to qualify for the Champions League.
Roma will go for Torino defender Danilo D’Ambrosio in January, reports in the Italian Press have suggested.
The quarter-finals for the Coppa Italia have been released, with Roma-Juventus and Milan-Inter potentially to be played.
Roma officials, including President James Pallotta, met with the city’s mayor on Monday to discuss the club’s proposed new stadium.
Rudi Garcia was glad to see Mattia Destro back on the scoresheet against Fiorentina and warned “Roma are in the Scudetto race.”
Mattia Destro couldn’t contain his joy at scoring Roma’s winner over Fiorentina on his comeback. “I couldn’t take it anymore.”
Vincenzo Montella felt Fiorentina “played on a par with Roma and either side could’ve won” after their 2-1 defeat.
Mattia Destro scored on his Roma comeback for an exhilarating 2-1 victory over Fiorentina, but Miralem Pjanic saw red.
Roma have Francesco Totti back on the bench and Adem Ljajic against his old club as Roma host Giuseppe Rossi’s Fiorentina.
Giuseppe Rossi has big plans for 2014 and today’s trip to Roma. “Winning with Fiorentina and going to the World Cup are my dreams.”
Vincenzo Montella reveals Fiorentina will “keep Roma’s wolves at bay with fire,” as he reunites with Adem Ljajic and Francesco Totti.
Francesco Totti is back in the Roma squad after more than a month out and could feature against Fiorentina tomorrow.
David Pizarro and Manuel Pasqual are back in the Fiorentina squad to face Roma, but still no Mario Gomez.