ROMA NEWS

Paulo Fonseca insists ‘this is not the time’ to judge Roma’s season, as they prepare for a fifth-place showdown with Napoli. ‘It’s normal to be angry when we don’t win.’
Fiorentina President Rocco Commisso released a statement countering ‘fake news’ that he is in talks with Daniele De Rossi or any other coach for next season.
Roma President Jim Pallotta has publicly hit out at reports coach Paulo Fonseca will be fired. ‘His future is not in doubt. He has my full support.’
Real Madrid are reportedly planning to go all-in for Roma midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo, who will cost at least €50m.
David Ospina has been left out of Napoli’s squad to face Roma in Serie A tomorrow with a facial injury.
Luciano Spalletti has urged Roma to stick with Paulo Fonseca, who has ‘brought the discussion of attacking football back to the forefront’ in Serie A.
Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic reportedly remains Milan’s first choice to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic, but they could go for Patrik Schick as an alternative.
The referees for Serie A’s Week 30 fixtures are announced, with Fabio Maresca given the Derby della Mole and Napoli-Roma going to Marco Di Bello.
Diego Perotti’s father claims the Roma winger would love to join Boca Juniors, calling it ‘my life’s dream’ to see them win the Copa Libertadores together.
Roma striker Edin Dzeko has reportedly emerged as a serious target for Juventus this summer.
Fiorentina are reportedly keen on giving former Roma man Daniele De Rossi his first coaching role.
Daniele De Rossi could begin his coaching career by taking on the Fiorentina job, claims Sky Sport Italia reporter Gianluca Di Marzio.
Reports continue to emerge from Uruguay that Edinson Cavani is on the verge of agreeing personal terms with Roma.
Agent Fali Ramadani told reporters it’s not just Napoli who are in talks for Roma forward Cengiz Under. ‘Other big European clubs are interested too.’
Stanislav Lobotka’s confidence in Napoli has not been hit by defeat to Atalanta. ‘We can still take fourth place and beat Barcelona in the Champions League.’
Former coach Fabio Capello has advised Roma tactician Paulo Fonseca to not listen to Roman radio stations.
Napoli have reportedly offered €25m plus add-ons for Roma winger Cengiz Under.
The Disciplinary Commission has handed Diego Perotti a one-match ban after his sending off against Udinese on Thursday.
Gian Piero Gasperini has claimed Napoli can’t catch Atalanta after the 2-0 win and wants to exceed the 72-point record in Bergamo this season.
Seko Fofana was happy to get ‘revenge’ against Roma and dedicated Udinese’s win to Rolando Mandragora. ‘He added value to the group’.