Kevin Strootman concedes Roma’s 2-1 home defeat to 10-man Atalanta was “shameful. I think it must be a psychological issue, as we lack confidence.”
Roma were extremely disappointing in the 2-1 home defeat to 10-man Atalanta, but did anyone impress in the Football Italia Player Ratings?
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Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco confessed he “didn’t like that performance at all” in a 2-1 defeat to 10-man Atalanta. “We fell apart.”
Gian Piero Gasperini hailed Atalanta for an “extraordinary” 2-1 win away to Roma when down to 10 men. The lads have great belief in themselves.”
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez reveals Atalanta had been “confident we could get the three points today” after a 2-1 win at Roma.
Atalanta were down to 10 men for the entire second half, but still held out for a shock 2-1 victory away to wasteful Roma.
Monchi assures Radja Nainggolan is not for sale after Roma dropped him for excessive partying and the Belgian is in the stands.
Roma drop Radja Nainggolan due to excessive partying and transform their midfield against Papu Gomez and giant-killers Atalanta.
Verona Coach Fabio Pecchia has told his club’s board to grant him new signings if they wish to stay in Serie A.
Juventus CEO Beppe Marotta wants Paulo Dybala to be a figurehead at the club for years to come.
Chelsea are hoping to take advantage of Radja Nainggolan’s New Year’s Eve row with Roma to try again for the midfielder in January.
Gian Piero Gasperini has “regrets” over Atalanta’s opening round defeat to Roma and wants to make up for it at the Olimpico tomorrow.
Roma are without Daniele De Rossi and Gregoire Defrel, but drop Radja Nainggolan against Atalanta as “punishment for recent conduct.”
Roma will play either Edin Dzeko or Patrik Schick up front tomorrow, Eusebio Di Francesco confirms “not together”.
Eusebio Di Francesco announces Radja Nainggolan won’t be in the Roma squad for Atalanta, after drinking and smoking on New Year’s Eve.
Radja Nainggolan could be dropped as Roma take on Atalanta, and it’s reported Guangzhou Evergrande are interested in signing him.
Atalanta President Antonio Percassi has made it clear that midfielder Bryan Cristante will not be leaving the club this month.
Elseid Hysaj says Napoli are “all angry about the loss to Atalanta”, so they want to bounce back against Verona.
Inter and Napoli are doing battle over Sassuolo winger Matteo Politano, who is prepared to leave in the January transfer window.