ROMA NEWS

Gervinho credited Rudi Garcia with his great season at Roma and joked about beating Usain Bolt in a race.
Kevin Strootman was amused by his nickname and revealed why he chose to join Roma.
Rafa Benitez saw a “positive reaction” from Napoli and believes they can knock Roma out of the Coppa Italia.
Rudi Garcia believes Roma and Gervinho “can do a lot better” after a thrilling 3-2 Coppa Italia win over Napoli.
Daniele De Rossi hailed Coach Rudi Garcia for giving Roma “the right mentality” after their 3-2 win over Napoli.
Napoli fought back from 2-0 down, but Gervinho secured Roma’s 3-2 victory in the Coppa Italia semi-final first leg.
Francesco Totti and Gervinho face Marek Hamsik and Gonzalo Higuain in tonight’s Roma-Napoli Coppa Italia semi-final.
Speculation mounts that Inter are close to agreeing a deal with Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic.
Marcelo Lippi is confident that tonight’s Coppa Italia clash between Roma and Napoli will a tight affair.
There is good news for Napoli, as Valon Behrami is back in the squad for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia clash with Roma.
Milan, Inter and Roma will all compete in the Guinness International Champions Cup in North America in the summer.
Rudi Garcia doesn’t believe that his men will be at an advantage when they face Napoli tomorrow, having had the weekend off.
Rudi Garcia has praised new signing Radja Nainggolan, insisting that the midfielder can help them in their bid for Champions League qualification.
Roma’s match with Parma has been rearranged for April 2 or April 9, depending on how Lazio get on in the Europa League.
Rafa Benitez has defended his penchant for rotating Napoli’s line-up, as he insists Champions League qualification is their priority.
Vincent Candela has stoked the flames ahead of the Coppa Italia semi-final by claiming Roma have a better Coach than opponents Napoli.
Napoli have received a timely boost with the news that Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami has returned to training with the San Paolo side.
Suggestions in Italy are that continued bad weather conditions in Rome could put at risk Roma’s Coppa Italia first-leg semi-final with Napoli.
Week 22’s abandoned fixture between Roma and Parma looks set to be arranged for the first or second week of April.
Edy Reja said Lazio “answered critics” after a 2-0 win at Chievo, reiterated players turned them down and Hernanes “didn’t tell the whole truth.”