ROMA NEWS

Roma are within a point of Juventus after Radja Nainggolan beat 10-man Genoa despite Eugenio Lamanna saving a penalty on his Serie A debut.
Mattia Destro assures “there will be an important response” from Roma against Genoa after Champions League elimination.
It’s a fascinating third against second in Serie A, as Roma visit Genoa in a fixture they’ve lost five times in six years.
Chelsea have reportedly joined Manchester United in preparing a £30m bid for Roma’s Kevin Strootman.
Gian Piero Gasperini is soaring in third place with Genoa, but “there was no space for my ideas at Inter.”
Juraj Kucka is out of Genoa’s showdown with Roma on Sunday, but Nicolas Burdisso returns.
Gian Piero Gasperini said Roma “are without doubt a stronger team than Genoa, but the best don’t always win.”
It’s second against third and Roma have several important absentees for their trip to Genoa.
Rudi Garcia insists there is “no shame in losing to Napoli and Manchester City” as Roma visit third-placed Genoa.
Ashley Cole will reportedly leave Roma in January to join MLS club Orlando City.
Genoa goalkepper Mattia Perin believes the down-to-earth attitude of the Grifone players is the foundation of their success.
Roma winger Gervinho has hit out at Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, saying he 'never had confidence in me'.
Genoa goalkeeper Mattia Perin says his team ‘can match up against anyone’, ahead of the weekend game with Roma.
Genoa’s Aleandro Rosi says Roma are a threat despite their ‘difficult moment’, and Francesco Totti is still the ‘number one danger’.
Roma, Napoli, Fiorentina, Inter and Torino will discover their Europa League opponents in Monday’s draw.
Miralem Pjanic insists “the Scudetto was always our priority” after Roma’s Champions League elimination.
Roma said Kevin Strootman is not for sale, but director Walter Sabatini added “unless there’s an indecent proposal.”
Martin Montoya has told Barcelona he intends to leave in January, so “interested clubs can negotiate,” including Juventus and Napoli.
Ex-Roma defender Rafael Toloi “would like a return to Italy” for Juventus, confirmed his agent.
Juventus director Pavel Nedved has taken a swipe at Roma, saying the Bianconeri ‘talk less’ than their Scudetto rivals.