UDINESE NEWS

Roma’s Davide Astori is looking forward to the Scudetto battle with Juventus, insisting that now is when ‘the fun begins’.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta blasted Rudi Garcia for “forgetting” the incidents that went Roma’s way.
Udinese patron Giampaolo Pozzo accused Rudi Garcia of “reaping the rewards of his pressure on referees.”
Andrea Stramaccioni was livid after Udinese’s defeat to Roma. “What is the goal-line referee actually for?”
Rudi Garcia backed goal-line technology, but maintains Roma’s victory over Udinese was not so controversial.
Roma earned a hugely controversial win away to Udinese, as Davide Astori’s goal might not have crossed the line and there were penalty appeals.
There are more calls for goal-line technology after Davide Astori reveals the referee over-ruled his assistant in Udinese-Roma.
Roma striker Juan Iturbe looks forward to a difficult match against Udinese, and hopes to be ‘luckier’ in 2015.
Roma face Udinese with Kevin Strootman and Juan Iturbe entrusted again with starters' shirts, and the attack to be spearheaded by Francesco Totti.
Sampdoria director Carlo Osti confirms interest in Udinese striker Luis Muriel and “the system could change” via the transfer market.
Udinese Coach Andrea Stramaccioni believes that tomorrow’s opponents Roma are the best team in Italy.
Rudi Garcia says Kevin Strootman will be like a new signing for Roma in the second half of the season, and warns Mattia Destro is not for sale.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia warns Roma’s road to the Scudetto is a long one, but believes his players have what it takes.
Sampdoria are still in talks over Luis Muriel and have raised their offer to €10m, though Udinese still demand €15m.
Sampdoria are on the verge of signing Udinese and Colombia forward Luis Muriel for €15m.
Olympiacos, Udinese, Torino and Newcastle United have approached Milan for M’Baye Niang.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Francesco Totti and Mattia Destro are all in doubt for Roma’s game with Udinese on Tuesday.
Udinese and Roma will have both appreciated the timing of the Winter break ahead of their return to Serie A duties.
Genoa could be set to rival city neighbours Sampdoria for the signature of Udinese’s Luis Muriel, according to reports.
Udinese Coach Andrea Stramaccioni says he doesn’t believe Luis Muriel will leave the Friuli side in January.