ROMA NEWS

Maxime Gonalons enjoyed his Roma friendly debut and wants to “have a great season and to win with Roma.”
Roma won their first friendly of the season 8-0 against a local side with Diego Perotti’s penalty breaking the deadlock.
Radja Nainggolan is still waiting for his new Roma contract, with Inter waiting in the wings with a €50m bid, reports suggest.
Roma are believed to be very close to concluding a deal for Schalke defender Matija Nastasic.
Lille have officially confirmed the signing of Roma’s Ezequiel Ponce, on loan with an option to buy.
Eusebio Di Francesco insists Roma “want to hold on to” Radja Nainggolan but has hit out at Mohamed Salah for lacking in “class”.
Diego Perotti insists that while “I’ve always liked” Roma’s No 10 jersey, “I’d never ask for it” out of respect for Francesco Totti.
Tokyo Verdy’s President claims the Japanese second-tier club are in talks to sign Roma icon Francesco Totti.
Diego Perotti insists Radja Nainggolan “was just joking” when he claimed not to know if he was staying at Roma on social media.
Mario Rui admits he “can’t wait” to begin his Napoli career and work under Maurizio Sarri again.
Inter are reportedly ready to offer as much as €60m for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan.
Christian Vieri claims Juventus will win Serie A again next season, Inter can go back to being their old selves and that Milan lack champions.
Sassuolo say they will listen to offers for Domenico Berardi and that Roma “know our demands” for Gregoire Defrel.
Fiorentina legend Gabriel Batistuta admits “I have difficulty walking because I gave more than I had to give” in football.
Roma are reportedly closing in on a deal for Schalke defender Matija Nastasic and have enquired about taking Manchester United’s Anthony Martial on loan.
Juventus are closer to former Roma goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny after he was left out of Arsenal’s pre-season tour.
Luciano Spalletti is sure Borja Valero will be a success at Inter, but refused to rule out an Ivan Perisic exit. “I have to understand his intentions.”
Radja Nainggolan worried Roma fans with two messages on social media about his future. “I don’t know.”
Genoa are busy revamping their defence after signing Nicolas Spolli from Chievo with Ervin Zukanovic on the way.
Roma and Arsenal need to give up on Jean-Michael Seri, because “Nice are not going to sell him,” said FIFA agent Oscar Damiani.