ROMA NEWS

Roma had dominated the first half with Alessandro Florenzi and Mattia Destro on target, but Rodrigo Palacio gave Inter a precious away goal in the Coppa Italia semi-final.
Roma and Inter go head-to-head for the second time in three days, this time for the Coppa Italia semi-final with Mattia Destro starting and a revamped Nerazzurri attack.
Zdenek Zeman and Francesco Totti have rushed to defend Roma man Panagiotis Tachtsidis. “He is sensitive to the jeers of the fans.”
Greek giants Olympiacos have confirmed the January transfer of Vasilis Torosidis to Zdenek Zeman’s Roma.
Roma midfielder Miralem Pjanic has confirmed “Barcelona are tracking me and enquired about my situation,” while Bayern Munich are also interested.
Roma have agreed a deal for Vasilis Torosidis, but his Olympiacos teammate Leandro Greco warns “defending is not his strong point...”
Roma director Franco Baldini praised Francesco Totti. “He proves he deserves a contract renewal every time he steps on to the field.”
As Vasilis Torosidis flies in for a medical with Roma, the Olympiacos talent’s agent confirms “we were about to sign a contract with Fulham when the better offer came in.”
Zdenek Zeman has admitted that his Roma side need to be more aggressive if they are to beat Inter on Wednesday evening.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni has revealed that he will play his strongest available side for the Coppa Italia semi-final versus Roma tomorrow.
Roma are in talks with Vasilios Torosidis about a move to Italy after a deal was done with Olympiacos.
Roma boss Zdenek Zeman has named an 18-man squad for Wednesday’s Italian Cup game against Inter.
Roma will be without vice-captain Daniele De Rossi for two weeks after he sustained an injury against Inter.
Legendary former Bari boss Eugenio Fascetti understands why the likes of Roma and Inter are tracking Nicola Bellomo.
Maarten Stekelenburg is likely to remain at Roma for the rest of the season despite losing his first team shirt to Mauro Goicoechea.
Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi will undergo tests on Tuesday to fully understand the extent of his injury.
Erik Lamela of Roma is among 10 players who will be suspended next weekend following the latest round of games.
Roma stopper Marcos Marquinhos is confident that his club are still fighting for third place in Serie A.
Andrea Ranocchia has criticised the decision to award Roma a penalty in the 1-1 draw with his Inter side last night.
Roma have won the race to sign promising Bari youngster Nicola Bellomo, according to the Gazzetta dello Sport.