ROMA NEWS

Paolo Di Canio blasted Roma and Lazio for “this provincial mentality of thinking they’re Kings of the Capital. They’re fake winners.”
Juventus continue to seek a Leonardo Bonucci replacement, with Ezequiel Garay of Valencia, Roma’s Kostas Manolas and Stefan de Vrij of Lazio mentioned.
Walter Zenga doesn’t believe Luciano Spalletti is the right man for Inter, sees excess Milan pressure and urges Francesco Totti to “learn from Monchi.”
Roma President Jim Pallotta confirms “it’s done” for Radja Nainggolan’s contract extension.
Roma are close to left-back Jetro Willems after PSV Eindhoven announced he was “given the opportunity to complete a transfer.”
Gregoire Defrel should be a Roma player tonight or tomorrow, as Sassuolo reportedly accept a loan with obligation to buy.
New Roma signing Cengiz Under is “very excited about the possibility of playing in the Champions League” and aims to be a regular starter.
Roma have officially signed Cengiz Under from Istanbul Basaksehir for €13.4m plus bonuses. “I’m delighted to be here and aim to earn a regular starting spot as quickly as possible.”
Juventus are confident they’ll have Wojciech Szczesny for their pre-season tour next week, trusting they can pay Arsenal €9m (£7.8m).
Roma continue their pursuit of Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez amid reports the price-tag could drop to €35m (£30m).
Mattia De Sciglio is on the way out of Milan, but Roma have joined Juventus, Liverpool and Bayern Munich in the hunt.
As expected, Tottenham Hotspur have announced that Roma activated their option to buy Federico Fazio outright.
Radja Nainggolan met with Roma director Monchi today and grinned at fans who asked if he had agreed a new contract.
Luciano Spalletti is confident Inter “will keep their promises” on squad reinforcements, will bring Ivan Perisic to China and is “working on” Radja Nainggolan.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco named his 28-man squad for the summer tour of the United States with games against PSG, Tottenham and Juventus.
Allan believes Napoli have a “secret weapon” in the Scudetto race. “We really care about each other and have great fun.”
Hector Moreno believes “coming to Roma is a very important step forward in my career and the kind of football where I’ll improve a lot.”
Coach Cristian Bucchi insists “the only big name who could leave Sassuolo is Gregoire Defrel,” who is heading to Roma.
Roma President Jim Pallotta welcomed Cengiz Under and believes “with two more players upfront we’re as good as any team.”
Roma have reportedly made an initial €23m offer for Riyad Mahrez, but it’s well below the Leicester City asking price.