ROMA NEWS

Juventus set a new European record of 102 points, but Roma collapsed at Genoa and relegated Catania beat Atalanta.
Roma finish off their record-breaking campaign against Genoa with Mattia Destro eager to earn a World Cup spot.
Rudi Garcia’s Roma staff criticised fans for their lack of enthusiasm in the final home game with Juventus.
Marco Verratti spoke of his World Cup dreams, while he hopes Paul Pogba and Miralem Pjanic can join him at PSG.
Roma are said to be on high alert after Newcastle United set a £10m price-tag for Davide Santon.
The Corriere dello Sport claims Juventus asked Roma boss Rudi Garcia to be Antonio Conte’s heir in Turin.
German club Wolfsburg have reportedly offered €30m for Roma and Italy striker Mattia Destro.
Chievo’s Cyril Thereau says talks between his agent and Roma are ongoing and he has encouraged talk of a possible transfer.
Douglas Maicon is committed to Roma and feels they can win the title. “I want to play in the new stadium.”
Roma are said to be planning an offer for Arsenal’s Belgian international defender Thomas Vermaelen.
Mehdi Benatia is reportedly looking to open contract talks with Roma soon to more than double his current salary.
Mattia Destro admits he felt “anxious” before receiving the World Cup call due to injury and a four-match ban.
Napoli and Juventus have the third most players in provisional World Cup squads, as many as Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Roma midfielder Alessandro Florenzi admits he reacted to his World Cup exclusion “like an ambitious player.”
There are five Serie A based players in the preliminary Greece squad for the World Cup.
Roma striker Gervinho is in the Ivory Coast provisional 28-man World Cup squad.
Napoli winger Dries Mertens is in Belgium’s preliminary World Cup squad, but Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan is only a stand-by.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli does not believe Giorgio Chiellini’s elbow on Roma’s Miralem Pjanic was a violent act.
The Giudice Sportivo has given Atalanta a suspended order to close their Curva Nord for one match.
Miralem Pjanic’s new contract with Roma reportedly has bonuses in place to boost his earnings and a buyout clause.