ROMA NEWS

Radja Nainggolan compared his Roma teammate Francesco Totti to tennis Legend Roger Federer.
Former Sevilla sporting director Monchi admits he is 'close to a decision about Roma', revealing he 'likes the project'.
Sulley Muntari says Roma's Luciano Spalletti is the best Coach he has worked under in his career.
Roma goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny hit back at suggestions he would not return to Arsenal if Arsene Wenger remained.
Luciano Spalletti reiterated that if he doesn’t win, it is right to leave Roma because “evidently I haven’t done the right work with their potential.”
Coach Giovanni Martusciello felt Empoli “put in a good performance and unfortunately emerged defeated again” to Roma.
Edin Dzeko’s brace defeated Empoli tonight, now he hopes Roma can put pressure on Napoli and Juventus, then reach the Coppa Italia Final.
Edin Dzeko bagged a brace to give Roma a relatively comfortable 2-0 win, but Empoli were denied a penalty in the opening minutes.
Eusebio Di Francesco is “sick of losing this way” after Sassuolo fumbled another lead for their 2-1 defeat to Lazio. “I’ll think about my future.”
Mauro Baldissoni told Luciano Spalletti to “get on with it and win a trophy” so he can remain at Roma. “We’re not thinking about a substitute.”
Mario Rui admits it is “a very special game against my former club” as he starts for Roma against Empoli.
Ciro Immobile admits Lazio didn’t play at their best despite the 2-1 win at Sassuolo, but he’s glad to be part of Aquile history.
Roma make numerous changes as they host Empoli, including Radja Nainggolan in midfield with Leandro Paredes and Edin Dzeko leading the way.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, as Lazio visit Domenico Berardi’s Sassuolo and Roma host troubled Empoli.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic wants Lazio to focus on Sassuolo and not get distracted by the Coppa Italia semi-final against Roma.
Atalanta director Umberto Marino assures “it’s not done yet with Roma, as other Italian and foreign clubs are interested” in Franck Kessie.
Chelsea scouts will reportedly be in Genoa tomorrow to view Atalanta pair Franck Kessie and Andrea Conti.
Empoli Coach Giovanni Martusciello wants his side to pick up where they left off against Napoli in tonight’s trip to Roma.
Roma have been ordered to pay Fiorentina a further €1m for Adem Ljajic after a transfer dispute.
Luciano Spalletti has named his Roma squad to face Empoli, with Daniele De Rossi ruled out.