ROMA NEWS

Olympique Marseille defender Nicolas Nkoulou is a transfer target for Milan and Roma, according to reports in France.
Steve von Bergen has admitted that Palermo will have to improve their mentality if they are to escape the threat of relegation.
Miralem Pjanic says he has no intention of leaving Roma despite failing to break into the first team plans of Zdenek Zeman.
Roma’s Federico Balzaretti is working hard in training in an effort to face former club Palermo this weekend.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini has backed boss Zdenek Zeman after another Serie A defeat.
Francesco Totti is adamant that his struggling Roma side have what it takes to qualify for the Champions League.
Zdenek Zeman blamed the state of the Tardini turf for Roma’s second consecutive defeat and defended his treatment of Daniele De Rossi.
There were Halloween nightmares for Roma and Napoli, while Lazio were held by Toro and Udinese snatched a late point.
Roma desperately try to get some sense of stability as they travel to Parma this evening with changes in midfield.
It is reported Parma-Roma will be able to go ahead this evening despite heavy rainfall on the Stadio Tardini.
In-form Roma forward Erik Lamela has not been included in the Argentina squad for a friendly against Saudi Arabia.
A train from Naples to Milan made an unscheduled stop at Parma on Tuesday – to drop off the Roma squad ahead of tonight's game.
Roma boss Zdenek Zeman is still refusing to use Daniele De Rossi as his central midfielder – even without the suspended Panagiotis Tachtsidis.
Inter are reportedly monitoring the evolution of Miralem Pjanic’s season at Roma in view of a possible January bid.
Francesco Guidolin has urged his Udinese players to forget Sunday's controversial win over Roma, and concentrate on tomorrow's match with Catania.
Roberto Donadoni has admitted that Roma will have a point to prove against his Parma side when the two face-off on Wednesday.
Roma boss Zdenek Zeman has defended his positioning of Daniele De Rossi. “He’s not been a regista for eight years…”
Marco Materazzi has claimed that Roma will rue the decision they made last summer not to hire then caretaker boss Vincenzo Montella.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamperini has had his say on the recent controversy surrounding refereeing decisions in Serie A.
Roma director general Franco Baldini was disappointed with the loss to Udinese – but pleased with the display of Erik Lamela.