ROMA NEWS

Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin is “ready for a big club and Roma would be ideal,” said his agent.
Despite denials, Italian papers continue to claim Roma emissaries had dinner with Jose Mourinho in London.
Juan Manuel Iturbe posted a goodbye message to Roma fans ahead his transfer to Watford. “Things didn’t go the way I’d hoped.”
Fabio Capello insists “there is absolutely no chance I could return to Roma, but I hope they knock Real Madrid out of the Champions League.”
Gian Piero Gasperini assures Genoa will face Roma “without fear, even though we’re in an injury crisis.”
Roma call Juan Manuel Iturbe for his last game against Genoa, but Francesco Totti and Vasilis Torosidis miss out.
Sky Sport Italia claim Roma asked Jose Mourinho to replace Rudi Garcia this week, but the ex-Chelsea boss turned them down.
Rudi Garcia insists Roma’s “only failure was the Coppa Italia, but if I don’t feel useful to the players, I’ll step aside.”
Zdenek Zeman tips Inter and Napoli for the Scudetto, looks back on Calciopoli and claims “doping still exists in football.”
Zdenek Zeman claims there is no winning mentality at Roma. “They want the maximum result with the minimum effort.”
It’s reported Roma will ask Christian Panucci to be caretaker manager while they await Antonio Conte.
There are reports Luciano Spalletti will take over from Roma Coach Rudi Garcia on December 22.
Juan Manuel Iturbe is heading to Watford on loan with option to buy, bringing Roma a total of €19.5m (£14.2m).
Although PSG President Nasser Al-Khelaifi was “very disappointed” by Adrien Rabiot, “he will certainly stay in January.”
Director Walter Sabatini gave less than reassuring support for Rudi Garcia. “He’ll be Roma Coach on Sunday.”
Roma fans put posters up around the city insulting players and club after hurling eggs at the team bus.
Genoa will be without Tino Costa against Roma on Sunday, as injuries and suspensions pile up.
Roma and Watford are “negotiating” details of Juan Manuel Iturbe’s €15m move, confirmed Walter Sabatini.
Juventus full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner believes Roma and Inter “will play to the end for the Scudetto”.
Sampdoria are reportedly thinking of picking up Empoli's Federico Barca, who is co-owned by Roma.