ROMA NEWS

New Roma signing Emerson Palmieri says his goal is to help the team, and doesn’t fear competition.
Roma director general Mauro Baldissoni explains the club’s Football Cares initiative to help refugees.
Marcello Lippi warns it would be ‘a glaring error’ to write-off Juventus after only two games.
Iago Falque felt Roma “sent a strong signal” with their commanding 2-1 victory over Juventus.
Serie A clubs are flocking to join Roma’s Football Cares initiative to raise funds for refugees.
Adem Ljajic “didn’t even need time to think” about his Inter move and hopes to debut in Sunday’s Milan Derby.
Roma will be without Miralem Pjanic for three weeks, including the Champions League showdown with Barcelona.
Marcello Lippi believes Serie A is ‘more balanced’ this season, but cautions against writing off Juventus.
Former Milan defender Thiago Silva sees Roma as favourites for the Scudetto this season.
Seydou Doumbia reveals that he ‘lost the joy of playing football’ at Roma and says: ‘I don’t think I can go back’.
New Roma signing Lucas Digne says he feels ‘at ease’ in the capital and that Rudi Garcia was important in his decision to move.
Inter Coach Roberto Mancini says he is ‘satisfied’ with his summer signings, and believes it’s ‘important’ that Serie A sides have begun spending big again.
Cesare Prandelli believes the ‘solid structure’ at Juventus means they’re still Scudetto favourites.
Leonardo Bonucci said Italy “can’t kill off” games and reassured Daniele De Rossi after a 1-0 win over Bulgaria.
Giorgio Chiellini said “it’s practically done” for Italy in Euro 2016 after beating Bulgaria and Malta 1-0 this week.
Antonio Conte said Italy had “the right effort” against Bulgaria, but can’t keep wasting chances and told off Daniele De Rossi.
Daniele De Rossi converted the winning penalty against Bulgaria, but also received his second red card for Italy.
Stephan El Shaarawy wasn’t even on the bench against Malta, but could start tonight’s Italy-Bulgaria qualifier.
Luciano Spalletti sees Inter and Roma as favourites for the Scudetto, “but don’t leave Juventus for dead.”
Roma legend Paulo Roberto Falcao believes it’s time they won the Scudetto and “Francesco Totti deserved the Ballon d’Or.”