ROMA NEWS

Kevin Strootman admits Roma would find it “difficult to play for 0-0” against Porto tonight.
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini believes Roma are in better shape than Inter or Napoli at the moment.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman admits Juventus “have the best players on paper” but “we don’t fear anyone”.
There is remarkable consensus in the media as Roma's only formation doubt facing Porto is the goalkeeper.
Coach Nuno Esprito Santo warns Porto “will have to be very organised” against Roma tomorrow.
Luciano Spalletti has named his Roma squad to face Porto, with Alessandro Florenzi still out injured.
Roma goalkeeper Alisson, Dani Alves of Juventus and Inter’s Joao Miranda have been named in Tite’s first Brazil squad.
Luciano Spalletti promises Roma won’t play for a 0-0 against Porto but “we have to take it into account”.
With a new season kicking off after a summer of football, Dave Taylor selects his best Serie A XI from Week 1.
Luciano Spalletti warns his players they “can’t stay at Roma” if they’re afraid to face Porto tomorrow.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti is looking forward to facing Porto tomorrow - “we’ve wanted this for eight months”.
Kevin Strootman assures he’s “ready to play” his third game in a week for Roma against Porto.
Bologna's Joey Saputo sounds reluctant to the idea of signing Mario Balotelli: 'We don't buy players for marketing purposes'.
Marco Borriello tries to galvanise Cagliari ahead of meeting Roma: 'We have everything to lose.'
Monaco offered their midfielder Joao Moutinho to Roma, who may consider him as an alternative to Borja Valero.
Alessandro Florenzi and Leandro Paredes won't recover in time for Roma-Porto, but Kostas Manolas should make it.
Milan CEO Adriano Galliani concedes they were turned down for Mateo Kovacic and Leandro Paredes, but not interested in Rodrigo Caio.
Roma have injury doubts on Alessandro Florenzi, Kostas Manolas and Leandro Paredes for the Champions League clash with Porto.
Simone Zaza’s father confirmed Juventus won’t sell in Italy, gives West Ham “serious consideration,” but claims Wolfsburg changed the terms.
Udinese defender Thomas Heurtaux has reportedly fractured his jaw during a 4-0 defeat to Roma.