ROMA NEWS

Roma President James Pallotta rules out selling Miralem Pjanic - “he doesn’t want to leave, and we won’t sell him”.
If Roma sell Kostas Manolas this summer, they will be forced to give 50 per cent of the fee to Olympiakos.
Sampdoria Coach and former Roma striker Vincenzo Montella is reportedly a contender for the Lazio job.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini met the representatives of Zenit’s Axel Witsel this morning, say reports.
Milan are reportedly considering a move for sacked Roma Coach Rudi Garcia, but face fierce competition.
Zenit’s Axel Witsel ‘hasn’t given anything away about Milan and Juventus interest’, says his teammate Domenico Criscito.
Zenit’s Domenico Criscito calls Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti ‘one of the greatest Coaches’ and says ‘I’d be happy if he called’.
Antonio Rudiger confirms Roma are “keeping an eye on second place” and he has been won over by Serie A “passion.”
Sassuolo seem intent on buying Matteo Politano from Roma for €3.5m after his loan spell.
While English papers link Arsenal to Kostas Manolas, Italian reports claim Chelsea manager Antonio Conte met the Roma defender’s agent.
Empoli will send goalkeeper Lukasz Skorupski back to Roma rather than activate their option to buy, confirmed his agent.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini claims Napoli benefited from refereeing decisions and media bias too.
Kostas Manolas names Francesco Totti as his best teammate, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic as his toughest opponent.
Napoli’s lawyer confirms the club will ask for Gonzalo Higuain’s four-game ban to be halved.
Empoli President Fabrizio Corsi reveals the Tuscan side turned down January offers from Napoli and Roma for Lorenzo Tonelli.
Roma are likely to sell Miralem Pjanic to Chelsea, but the list of possible midfield replacements is still undefined.
Roma's prime target is reportedly Stade Rennais striker Ousmane Dembele, who may be Walter Sabatini's parting gift.
Juventus, Roma and Inter eye a swoop for Georgino Wijnaldum, who could leave Newcastle United in case of relegation.
Roma will use their buy-out clause to keep Stuttgart's loanee Antonio Rudiger and have an agreement in place for Paris Saint-Germain's Gregory van der Wiel.
Roma will not activate their buy-out clause on Salih Ucan, so he will return to Fenerbahce this summer.