ROMA NEWS

Tottenham Hotspur’s Erik Lamela rubbishes links with Inter and Roma - “I have always wanted to stay here.”
Antonio Rudiger says he joined Roma to “prove I can play at this level consistently.”
Roma legend Giuseppe Giannini believes Gervinho could be a trump card against Bayer Leverkusen.
Coach Paulo Sousa admits “there are teams superior to Fiorentina”, but doesn’t rule out a Scudetto challenge.
Lucas Digne says Roma are going to Bayer Leverkusen in search of “maximum points” tomorrow evening.
Alessandro Florenzi admits the two games against Bayer Leverkusen are crucial for Roma - “we want to have our say.”
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia defends his record in Europe but admits “we could have done better”.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia looks forward to an “exciting week” in Serie A and the Champions League.
Bayer Leverkusen Coach Roger Schmidt warns Roma are “lethal on the break” ahead of tomorrow’s match.
With Sassuolo sneaking up on a Champions League place, Dave Taylor selects his top XI from Week 8.
Bayer Leverkusen’s Italian defender Giulio Donati believes their upcoming Champions League tie with Roma will ‘shift the balance of the group.’
Barcelona are reportedly ready to offer Roma €40m for midfielder Miralem Pjanic after his stunning start to the season.
Paolo Rossi thinks tonight’s trip to Inter “is the last chance saloon” for Juventus, but he tips Napoli and Fiorentina for the title.
The referee for Roma’s Champions League match with Bayer Leverkusen is Hungarian Victor Kassai.
Inter and Roma face competition from Tottenham and Fenerbahce for Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli.
Marco Giampaolo felt Empoli’s performance against Roma was good until that Miralem Pjanic moment of magic.
Rudi Garcia complimented Empoli for their performance, but warned Roma “must not relax until the final whistle.”
Daniele De Rossi had “the perfect night” after scoring on his 500th appearance as Roma beat Empoli 3-1.
Daniele De Rossi celebrated his 500th Roma game with a goal as they swept Empoli aside 3-1.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni warned “being equipped to win the Scudetto isn’t enough.”