ROMA NEWS

Mattia Destro has yet to open his goalscoring account for Roma – but he’s been hailed as the future of Italian football.
Roma’s Federico Balzaretti is expected to miss the club’s next three games after being ruled out of action for 15 days.
Italian international Mattia Destro says he has no regrets about his decision to join Roma during the summer.
The verdict on whether the Cagliari-Roma game must be replayed is postponed after the judges requested further information.
Roma have not made any move to sign Josip Ilicic, the Palermo player’s representative has underlined.
The agent of Mattia Destro has quickly dismissed speculation that his client could join Juventus in exchange for Fabio Quagliarella.
Fabio Quagliarella has committed his future to Juventus after seemingly opening the door for a move to Roma.
Federico Balzaretti could be set for a spell on the sidelines after he limped out of Roma training on Wednesday.
Roma striker Mattia Destro is out for up to three weeks, while Bologna lost both Robert Acquafresca and Henry Gimenez.
Cagliari are extending their appeal against the decision to award a win to Roma over the Is Arenas chaos. “Punish me, not the club,” said President Massimo Cellino.
Fabio Quagliarella has hinted at a possible move away from Juventus by confirming he would like to be coached by Zdenek Zeman.
Roma’s Francesco Totti has turned down an ‘offer’ from the Russian Football Federation to go and play in their championship.
Villarreal striker Giuseppe Rossi has hinted that he could make a move to Serie A in January, but remained coy on which club he may join.
Federico Balzaretti has revealed that he wouldn’t have extended his contract with Palermo had he remained in Sicily.
Francesco Totti insists that his Roma side proved a point with their thrilling 4-2 victory at Genoa on Sunday.
Zdenek Zeman was content with Roma’s fightback and the ‘real’ Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and Daniele De Rossi. “Unfortunately I didn’t have them earlier.”
Gigi De Canio admits Genoa shot themselves in the foot after losing to Roma from a 2-0 lead. “Games do not last 15 minutes.”
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo was back with a bang – and a brace – for Roma. “If we continue playing like this, then we can win many games.”
Roma saw the good and the bad of Zemanlandia at Marassi, as they fought back from 2-0 down to beat Genoa 4-2!
Director Franco Baldini insists the row between Daniele De Rossi and Zdenek Zeman is over. “He makes his choices. Of course we won’t sell De Rossi.”