ROMA NEWS

Schalke have reportedly pulled the plug on Matija Nastasic’s proposed transfer to Roma.
Napoli have announced the signing of left-back Mario Rui from Roma on loan with a compulsory purchase option.
Napoli have moved into the top 15 of the UEFA rankings, although Juventus remain Italy’s highest-placed club.
Cengiz Ünder will arrive in Italy to sign for Roma tomorrow evening, according to his agent.
Radja Nainggolan could sign his Roma renewal before Sunday, according to reports.
Roma President James Pallotta assures Kostas Manolas and Radja Nainggolan “are not going anywhere”.
Roma are close to Gregoire Defrel, but it’s believed discussions over the method of payment are slowing down a deal with Sassuolo.
Alessandro Del Piero believes “Juventus are favourites for next season” but expects more competition for the Scudetto.
Mario Rui’s agent says “we’ve resolved the problem with image rights” so his client “will be a new Napoli player today”.
Napoli have still to officially confirm the signing of Mario Rui, with reports there’s an image rights issue.
Roma have reportedly approached Leicester City with a £30m (€33.8m) offer for Riyad Mahrez to replace Mohamed Salah.
Francesco Totti today held his first meeting with Roma directors to discuss what his role will be at the club after retirement.
Director Piero Ausilio is “convinced Luciano Spalletti is the right man for the job,” but confessed Radja Nainggolan is unlikely to leave Roma.
Turkey international Cengiz Under is due to arrive for his Roma medical on Friday after a deal worth €13m with Basaksehir.
Sampdoria reportedly offered €20m for Gremio striker Luan, but it was not considered enough.
Inter chief Walter Sabatini is having talks this evening with the agents of Radja Nainggolan, Ivan Perisic and Stevan Jovetic.
Andrea Bertolacci is set for a return to his old club Genoa on loan from Milan, two years after leaving Marassi.
Milan met with the former Olympique Lyonnais winger Rachid Ghezzal today, as the free agent is also of interest to Roma.
Roma are reportedly very close to a deal for Sassuolo forward Gregoire Defrel.
Alessandro Nesta admits Miami FC approached Roma legend Francesco Totti but “he has a future as a director”.