ROMA NEWS

Roma have wrapped up a deal with Udinese for Mehdi Benatia, reports the Corriere dello Sport.
Roma are reportedly very close to announcing the capture of Lille Coach Rudi Garcia ahead of next season.
Aurelio Andreazzoli admits to “regrets” over his tenure as Roma Coach, but will stay at the club.
Florentino Perez reveals his greatest regret: “I wasn’t able to bring Francesco Totti to Real Madrid.”
Daniele De Rossi sniped at Roma’s on-going confusion. “They’ll find a new Coach sooner or later.”
The Corriere dello Sport is confident Roma have agreed terms with Lille Coach Rudi Garcia.
Roma are close to signing Mehdi Benatia from Udinese, offering €6.5m plus co-ownership of Andrea Bertolacci.
Laurent Blanc has confirmed “I will not be the next Coach of Roma, even if I had talks with the club.”
Erik Lamela is a transfer target for numerous clubs, but insists “I am even more determined to stay at Roma.”
Roma received positive news on the availability of candidates Marcelo Bielsa, Gerardo Martino and Rudi Garcia.
Marcelo Bielsa is now up for the Roma bench after Athletic Bilbao announced he would be leaving.
A new candidate has emerged in the race to take over at Roma – Newell’s Old Boys Coach Gerardo ‘Tata’ Martino.
“The new Roma Coach is 90 per cent likely to be foreign and should be announced in the middle of next week,” said Walter Sabatini.
Roma are still without a Coach, as Laurent Blanc, Rudi Garcia and Roberto Mancini are all awaiting news.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli has given his thoughts on the possibility of Daniele De Rossi leaving hometown club Roma this summer.
Napoli made a €40m bid to sign Erik Lamela and Marquinhos from Roma, claims President Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Roma split with Franco Baldini, but are closing on Coach Rudi Garcia after Lille confirmed he could leave.
Roma have officially terminated director Franco Baldini’s contract by mutual consent, leaving him free to join Tottenham.
As expected, Roma have sold goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg to Fulham for €5.6m.
Roma are still unconvinced by Laurent Blanc and reports are growing that they’re in talks with Roberto Mancini.