ROMA NEWS

Francesco Marroccu has apologised to Cagliari supporters for the Davide Astori ‘farce’, but justified his actions in renewing the player’s contract.
Roma have made official the signing of Antonio Sanabria, confirming fees paid to Sassuolo and Barcelona.
Xherdan Shaqiri has insisted that he will stay at Bayern Munich until 2016, denying rumours of a switch to Roma or Juventus.
It seems that Serie A leaders are split on who should be the next President of the FIGC.
The Davide Astori transfer saga is finally over after Cagliari confirmed that defender will go to Roma on loan, with the option to buy.
Davide Astori and Roma are just ‘details’ away from an agreement, according to reports this afternoon.
Lorenzo Insigne has insisted that Napoli are focusing purely on winning the Scudetto this term.
Francesco Marroccu says that Cagliari and Davide Astori will now take ‘time to reflect’ after a chaotic 24 hours involving Lazio and Roma.
Juventus and Samuel Eto’o are seen as in negotiations over a potential deal, but so far disagree on the length of contract.
Fox Sports are reporting that Roma will make an announcement on pursuit of an American player ‘in the next few weeks’.
Ashley Cole says he turned down offers from the USA to sign with Roma, because he’s “not ready to relax on a beach yet.”
Adem Ljajic has made clear that he intends to stay at Roma for the foreseeable future, despite increased competition for places.
Igli Tare has told angry Lazio fans the club have not given up hope of signing Davide Astori, or for that matter Stefan De Vrij.
Marco Borriello is enthused for Roma’s start to their US tour, as he also considers the club credible title challengers next season.
Rudi Garcia liked what he saw in Roma’s win over Liverpool, whilst he admits that amid links to Davide Astori: “We need another defender.”
A Daniel Agger own-goal was enough to decide Liverpool and Roma’s pre-season friendly at Fenway Park, Boston.
A sensational new twist in the Davide Astori tale, as after renewing his Cagliari contract he’s expected to join Roma.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni reassured fans over Gervinho and Mehdi Benatia, promising “another buy, possibly today.”
Sky Sport Italia claim there are problems in Federico Viviani’s planned move from Roma to Leeds United.
Jackson Martinez’s agent confirms “Milan like him and Roma had thought about a buy, but I haven’t had talks lately.”