ROMA NEWS

Verona director Riccardo Bigon is “willing to make a sacrifice for Juan Manuel Iturbe, as this is his home.”
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo claims Antonio Di Natale “will play as long as Francesco Totti does.”
It’s reported Roma have approached ex-Milan star Zvonimir Boban to become a new team manager.
Russian papers claim Zenit have offered Carlo Ancelotti a contract worth €16m per season.
Juventus and Roma have joined Arsenal, Tottenham, Chelsea, Atletico Madrid and more chasing Marseille’s Michy Batshuayi.
Gervinho is unlikely to feature in Roma’s trip to Napoli on Sunday, as he still hasn’t resumed training.
Watford are reportedly in talks with Roma to take Juan Manuel Iturbe on loan, returning Victor Ibarbo.
Roma President James Pallotta “identified a possible framework” to resolve the ultras strike in today’s meeting with the Prefect.
Aston Villa manager Remi Garde has admitted interest in Roma outcast Ashley Cole.
Former Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard praises Roma’s Francesco Totti - “he’s the king of Rome”.
Roberto Mancini insists Marcelo Brozovic will not leave Inter in January - “we’re not thinking about selling him”.
Roma target Salvatore Sirigu’s agent admits he could move in January, but denies he refused to play for Paris Saint-Germain.
Roma captain Francesco Totti has met with club President James Pallotta this morning, with renewal talks likely.
Omar El Kaddouri reveals Maurizio Sarri “was furious” that Napoli conceded twice against Legia Warsaw in a 5-2 win.
Maurizio Sarri’s assistant manager Francesco Calzona admits winning all six Europa League games was “a pleasant surprise.”
Dries Mertens was “very happy” with his brace in Napoli’s 5-2 Europa League win over Legia Warsaw. “Bring on Roma!”
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina insists “Juve, Roma and Inter are the favourites” for the Scudetto.
Roma President James Pallotta admits a fan boycott is “frustrating”, and insists they have “a top team”.
World Cup final referee Nicola Rizzoli will take charge of Napoli-Roma this weekend, while Daniele Orsato gets Juventus-Fiorentina.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni silenced doubters. “We are among the 16 best teams in Europe and deserve to be there.”