ROMA NEWS

Roberto Mancini believes Juventus are still the team to beat for anyone looking to claim the Scudetto.
Morgan De Sanctis says he will provide Roma with an answer on his future by December, as he hints at a move to the MLS.
Morgan De Sanctis has criticised Juventus for how they have handled Week 6’s win over Roma, saying they would be better off admitting they were lucky.
Maxi Lopez has insisted that Chievo are capable of competing with the likes of Roma this season, just as they can against smaller sides.
Davide Astori believes the two games with Bayern Munich “will be the key” to Roma’s Champions League.
Miralem Pjanic praised “legend” Francesco Totti, Coach Rudi Garcia and asked “why would I want to leave Roma?”
Seydou Keita warned Bayern Munich and Manchester City that Roma “are no push-overs” in the Champions League.
More details are emerging on the new contract Roma will offer Kevin Strootman to slam the door on Manchester United.
Former Juventus and Roma Coach Luigi Del Neri believes the battle for the Scudetto is between the two, whilst he talks over the Bianconeri’s tactics.
Cagliari President Tommaso Giulini says a €12m offer for Victor Ibarbo was rejected, whilst he regrets Radja Nainggolan’s departure.
Roma are reportedly already close to reaching agreement with Alessandro Florenzi on a new contract through to June 2020.
Max Allegri says there is no case with Arturo Vidal, whilst it is too early to suggest the title race is only between Juventus and Roma.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri has hit out Italy’s negative mindset with domestic football: “Everyone says Italian football sucks.”
UEFA President Michel Platini has laughed off Juventus-Roma controversy, but is sternly against television replays assisting match officials.
The agent of Salih Ucan has quashed suggestions that his client could be heading out of Roma in January.
Former referee Paolo Casarin has criticised the President of the Italian Referees’ Association after his defence of Gianluca Rocchi.
The agent of Roma midfielder Salih Ucan admits he’s in the dark over a potential loan move for his client, but it remains a ‘possibility’.
Jose Callejon believes Napoli are still in the hunt for the Scudetto despite their poor start to the season.
Winger Juan Manuel Iturbe looks likely to be the key absence for Roma’s fixture with Chievo on Saturday.
Roma are reportedly set to offer Manchester United target Kevin Strootman a new contract extension.