ROMA NEWS

Roma have confirmed that Leandro Castan’s hamstring injury suffered against Inter is not as serious as first feared.
It has emerged that Roma and Gervinho have agreed to a pay rise after his impressive first season.
Mattia Destro has refused a move to German side Wolfsburg, according to the latest reports this afternoon.
Giovanni Trapattoni believes that Juventus are still the team to beat this season, even without Antonio Conte.
Gianluigi Buffon sees Massimiliano Allegri as ‘one of the group’ at Juventus, whilst he reflects again on heartache suffered with Italy.
Massimo Cellino confirms Leeds won’t sign Federico Viviani, but speculation is they are closing in on Frederik Sorensen.
Miralem Pjanic says his choice to stay at Roma was made ‘from the heart’, whilst he backs Mehdi Benatia as also hoping for the same.
Miralem Pjanic has explained Roma’s ambition for the season and also the difference in rapport between Zdenek Zeman and Rudi Garcia.
Claudio Lotito assures Lazio will “do everything to qualify for Europe and win back the Rome Derby.”
Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis confirms “the Scudetto is our primary objective” and he will be fit for the start of the season.
Roma star Daniele De Rossi said Italian football can’t fight racism if Carlo Tavecchio isn’t made to resign.
Nemanja Vidic reveals the planning behind his Inter goal in a 2-0 win over Roma. “I was told to attack the near post.”
Daniele De Rossi will not disguise Roma’s ambitions this season. “We have to target the Scudetto, but it’s not as easy as people think.”
Rafa Benitez was impressed with the new Napoli buys, but warned “Juventus and Roma have the Scudetto advantage.”
Walter Mazzarri hailed Inter improvement after they beat Roma and noted Nemanja Vidic “is a champion.”
Rudi Garcia saw “almost nothing positive” in Roma’s 2-0 defeat to Inter and is worried about Leandro Castan.
Napoli presented their squad at the San Paolo with the mother of shot fan Ciro Esposito, who called for this to “never happen again.”
Nemanja Vidic and Yuto Nagatomo gave Inter a 2-0 victory over Roma that keeps their International Champions Cup hopes alive.
Roma and Inter go head-to-head for the International Champions Cup in Philadelphia this evening, as Davide Astori makes his debut.
Ex-Barcelona man Seydou Keita said Roma Coach Rudi Garcia “reminds me of Pep Guardiola.”