Marcelo Lippi is confident that tonight’s Coppa Italia clash between Roma and Napoli will a tight affair.
There is good news for Napoli, as Valon Behrami is back in the squad for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia clash with Roma.
Milan, Inter and Roma will all compete in the Guinness International Champions Cup in North America in the summer.
Rudi Garcia doesn’t believe that his men will be at an advantage when they face Napoli tomorrow, having had the weekend off.
Rudi Garcia has praised new signing Radja Nainggolan, insisting that the midfielder can help them in their bid for Champions League qualification.
Roma’s match with Parma has been rearranged for April 2 or April 9, depending on how Lazio get on in the Europa League.
Rafa Benitez has defended his penchant for rotating Napoli’s line-up, as he insists Champions League qualification is their priority.
Vincent Candela has stoked the flames ahead of the Coppa Italia semi-final by claiming Roma have a better Coach than opponents Napoli.
Napoli have received a timely boost with the news that Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami has returned to training with the San Paolo side.
Suggestions in Italy are that continued bad weather conditions in Rome could put at risk Roma’s Coppa Italia first-leg semi-final with Napoli.
Week 22’s abandoned fixture between Roma and Parma looks set to be arranged for the first or second week of April.
Edy Reja said Lazio “answered critics” after a 2-0 win at Chievo, reiterated players turned them down and Hernanes “didn’t tell the whole truth.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni admits there are problems finding a new date for the game with Parma, which was rained off today.
Roma-Parma has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch, so will have to be played on another day.
Roma look to Francesco Totti, Gervinho and Miralem Pjanic against Antonio Cassano’s on-form Parma.
Roma, Inter, Milan, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Liverpool and Manchester City are in the International Champions Cup, but Juventus pull out.
Parma prepared to take on Roma by visiting Pope Francis in the Vatican. “It was a great honour.”
Rudi Garcia claims Dani Osvaldo joining Juventus “changes nothing,” as Roma “just have to win” against Parma.
Roma full-back Dodo will be out of action for at least six weeks after suffering a lesion in his left thigh.
Roberto Donadoni has admitted that he ‘lives for games like this’ as his Parma outfit prepare to face Roma.