ROMA NEWS

Monchi is a step closer to being announced as new Roma director of sport, as Sevilla today confirmed he will leave the club.
Roma are planning the future with a new meeting for Atalanta sensation Franck Kessie, also wanted by Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli and Juventus.
Liverpool are preparing another swoop for Roma midfielder Leandro Paredes, who is no longer considered a key figure there.
Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri received an award for representing Rome in sport. “I am very proud that my city remembered me.”
Roma's Kostas Manolas clarifies his comments on Radja Nainggolan - “if he wants to stay, then stay”.
The referees for Week 30 of Serie A have been announced, with Daniele Orsato assigned to Napoli-Juventus.
Felipe Anderson admits “it’s a decisive week” for Lazio, as they face first Sassuolo then Roma.
Roma will reportedly meet with Kevin Strootman after the Lazio game, to discuss a new contract.
Inter are reportedly prepared to sell Jeison Murillo this summer, but want €25m for the Colombian defender.
Sassuolo won’t rule out Eusebio Di Francesco meeting Fiorentina, but “nothing has been decided yet. I am confident we can agree to extend this rapport.”
Felipe Anderson keeps Lazio focused on “a decisive week” against Roma and Napoli, but complains their achievements are being ignored.
Roma goalkeeper Alisson publicly thanked the club coaching staff after he helped secure Brazil’s place at the 2018 World Cup. “You can see my progress.”
Estudiantes midfielder Santiago Ascacibar “has been in contact with several Serie A clubs, the same is true of Germany and Spain,” confirmed his agent.
Sevilla President José Castro refuses to confirm or deny that Monchi will join Roma - “ask him”.
Roma have officially confirmed that Daniele De Rossi suffered a hematoma in last night’s Netherlands-Italy game.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti refuses to be drawn on incoming sporting director Monchi.
Walter Sabatini believes incoming Roma sporting director Monchi is “the best in the world”.
Lorenzo Pellegrini’s agent is “not surprised” Milan want the Sassuolo midfielder but “a lot of teams like him”.
Empoli sporting director Marcello Carli believes that Roma 'musn't lose their Coach Luciano Spalletti'.
Roma left back Emerson Palmieri is now officially eligible for an Italian international call-up.