ROMA NEWS

Former Juventus Coach Giovanni Trapattoni has defended the club in the wake of recent controversy surrounding referees.
Chievo Coach Eugenio Corini looks forward to facing Roma on Saturday, as he believes they can cause an upset.
Fabio Capello was “disappointed” by the Juventus-Roma controversy. “The difference is a winning mentality.”
Angelo Ogbonna explained his fine form for Juventus and Italy, but shrugged off Morgan De Sanctis accusations.
Former Juventus player Sergio Brio blasted Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis for calling the Bianconeri “thieves.”
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa insists Roma “are on a par with Juventus” and it’s “a pleasure” to work with Rudi Garcia.
Roma defender Douglas Maicon is against the use of video replays in Serie A. “I cannot think referees get it wrong on purpose.”
Morgan De Sanctis reveals Aurelio De Laurentiis ordered Napoli to abandon the Italian Super Cup medal ceremony with Juventus.
Daniele Orsato will officiate the big Inter-Napoli game this weekend, but Juventus-Roma referee Gianluca Rocchi is dropped.
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.