ROMA NEWS

Diego Perotti and Maxime Gonalons are out of the Roma squad travelling to face Inter, while Daniele De Rossi is not fully fit either.
Lisandro Lopez is in the Inter squad to face Roma tomorrow evening, while Joao Miranda and Danilo D’Ambrosio return.
Luciano Spalletti assures it’s “too early” for Inter-Roma to be decisive for fourth place and won’t rule them out of the Scudetto race either.
Eusebio Di Francesco confirms Edin Dzeko will start against Inter and hopes transfer rumours “won’t affect” Roma players. “We need action, not words.”
Roma director of sport Monchi held a surprise Press conference to insist “our intention is not to weaken the squad,” but didn’t mention Edin Dzeko, Emerson Palmieri or Radja Nainggolan.
Zibi Boniek is furious with Roma after reports Emerson Palmieri, Edin Dzeko and even Radja Nainggolan could leave in January. “They don’t want to win.”
Fabio Capello warns Rafinha “will need time” to make his mark at Inter and fears Roma require massive changes if they sell Edin Dzeko to Chelsea.
Khouma Babacar seems intent on leaving Fiorentina, but Roma or Sassuolo seem more likely than Crystal Palace or Everton, as he could replace Edin Dzeko.
Emerson Palmieri is on the verge of joining Chelsea for €25m, including bonuses, but getting Edin Dzeko from Roma too will be trickier.
Edin Dzeko and Emerson Palmieri have given the all-clear to join Chelsea, claim Sky Sport Italia, as negotiations continue with Roma.
Roma’s Aleksandar Kolarov claims Radja Nainggolan will score twice against Inter and that “I like Edin Dzeko more” than Mauro Icardi.
Bryan Cristante’s agent has confirmed that the midfielder will leave Atalanta – but not until the summer.
Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri has reportedly agreed a four-and-a-half-year contract with Chelsea, leaving a transfer fee the stumbling block.
Roma defender Emerson Palmieri is reportedly on standby to fly out to London to seal a move to Chelsea.
Edin Dzeko’s agent shoots down Chelsea rumours - “the truth is that Dzeko wants to stay at Roma”.
Roma are reportedly looking to beat Inter and Juventus to the signing of Atalanta’s Bryan Cristante.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco says he could “soon switch to 4-2-3-1” as tacticians shouldn’t be “fundamentalists”.
It’s reported Roma and Chelsea agree on Emerson Palmieri’s price, €25m, but there are negotiations over the formula of the transfer.
Daniel Sturridge has been offered to both Inter and Roma, who are considering the Liverpool striker if Edin Dzeko goes to Chelsea.
Roma and Chelsea are in negotiations for Emerson Palmieri, but Sky Sport Italia report this evening they’re discussing Edin Dzeko too in a double €65m deal.