Pique: 'Roma relaxed'
Gerard Pique believes Roma “relaxed” after the early BATE Borisov result meant they didn’t need to get points in Barcelona.
Sabatini: 'Learning experience'
Roma director Walter Sabatini hopes the 6-1 in Barcelona can be a learning experience and “excludes a collapse in self-esteem.”
Zanzi: 'Roma thank fans'
Roma CEO Italo Zanzi thanks fans for coming to see the match against Barcelona and projects the team to the future.
Enrique: 'Barcelona in best form'
Luis Enrique tried to reassure Roma after a 6-1 Barcelona victory. “They arrived in our best period of form and can still qualify.”
Szczesny: 'Didn't make it difficult'
Wojciech Szczesny said Roma “didn’t make it difficult for Barcelona” in a 6-1 defeat, but “it’s all in our hands.”
Suarez: 'A perfect game'
Luis Suarez believes Barcelona played 'a perfect game' after beating the Giallorossi 6-1, and stresses that 'Leo Messi is the best'.
Garcia: 'Impossible to do better'
Rudi Garcia insists “it was impossible” for Roma to do better than their 6-1 defeat to Barcelona. “Nothing changes.”
Maicon: 'Roma did nothing'
Douglas Maicon admits Roma “did nothing” in a 6-1 defeat to Barcelona. “It’s the opposite of how we usually play.”
CL: Roma hit for six at Camp Nou
Roma suffered another Champions League humiliation, beaten 6-1 by Barcelona, but have a good chance of qualification.
'Appreciated Milan youth'
Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic is pleased with Milan's young Manuel Locatelli after winning the San Nicola trophy ahead of Inter and Bari.
Fiore to drop Suarez?
Fiorentina could sell Mario Suarez in January along with Marko Bakic, Jaime Baez and Andres Schetino.
Milan beat Inter for San Nicola
Milan won the San Nicola tournament with wins over Bari and Inter, both coming by 1-0.
Roma, no Gerson yet
Roma's prospect Gerson will not be landing in Italy tomorrow, contrary to initial expectations.
Official: Maxi Lopez renews Torino deal
Maxi Lopez renewed his contract with Torino until 2018, after weeks of disagreements.
'Barca good for Roma'
Sporting director Walter Sabatini claims it's 'good for Roma' to measure themselves against Barcelona, whom he dubs 'the best'.
Maxi Lopez, Torino now closer
Maxi Lopez and Torino reportedly settled their differences and the player is now expected to renew his deal.
Official: Frosinone sign Adjeti
Frosinone picked up defender and free agent Arlind Adjeti, as officially announced on their site.
'Closed doors favour Napoli'
Club Brugge's director general Vincent Mannaert says that banning supporters from the stadium is a 'great advantage' for Napoli.
Pellegrini: 'City back to normal'
Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City will “get back to normal” against Juventus after a 4-1 defeat to Liverpool.
Roma are forced into some big changes and Daniele De Rossi fails a fitness test, but Leo Messi starts for Barcelona.
Roma have never lost to Barcelona in the Champions League, so can they cause an upset at Camp Nou tonight?
Evra ready for Man City
Patrice Evra has recovered for the Champions League clash with Manchester City, but Juventus miss Sami Khedira.
Allegri: 'City tactics to be decided'
Max Allegri is keeping Juventus tactical options open against Manchester City, but warned Paulo Dybala and Paul Pogba.
Marchisio: 'Juve at home in Europe'
Claudio Marchisio said Juventus are “at home in the Champions League” as they host Manchester City.
Lazio look to Lippi
Francesco Guidolin denies talks with Lazio to replace Stefano Pioli, but Marcello Lippi is up for consideration.
Club Brugge-Napoli doors closed
Belgian police have now decided to play Club Brugge-Napoli behind closed doors due to a heightened security risk.
Donadoni: ‘Iturbe? Let’s see…’
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni fuels rumours of a move for Roma winger Juan Iturbe - “we’ll see what’s feasible”.
Evra trains with Juventus
Patrice Evra trained with Juventus this afternoon, and is in contention to face Manchester City.
Berardi to Juventus in June?
Reports suggest Juventus will pay €25m to bring Sassuolo forward Domenico Berardi to Turin this summer.
‘Milan haven’t done enough’
Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura admits “what we’ve done so far isn’t enough” after 20 points from 13 games.
Juventus stars get Team of the Year nod
Six Juventus players have been nominated for UEFA’s Team of the Year, including goalkeeper Gigi Buffon.
Chiellini: ‘Crucial to go through early’
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini admits “it’s important to go through early” in the Champions League.
Petit: ‘Pogba has to lead’
Emmanuel Petit believes Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba should be more of a “leader” on the pitch.
Icardi: ‘Can’t compete with Messi’
Inter’s Mauro Icardi admits it’s hard to get into the Argentina team, as he’s competing with Lionel Messi.
Garcia: ‘Roma for life? Why not…’
Rudi Garcia says he works at Roma “as if I’m going to finish my career here” and feels criticism is “unfair”.
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