ROMA NEWS

Roberto Mancini reiterates “there is absolutely nothing” with Roma, and “would love to experience football in another country”.
Milan Badelj’s agent declares “in these two years, Fiorentina have never offered a new contract”.
Francesco Totti urges Luciano Spalletti to remain as Coach - “he’s the future of Roma”.
Andrea Petagna believes Torino striker Andrea Belotti is “ahead of everyone” including Mauro Icardi and Gonzalo Higuain.
Palermo’s Alessandro Diamanti has been given a two-match ban for his red card against Udinese this weekend.
Roma are reportedly considering potential successors to Luciano Spalletti, including Paris Saint-Germain’s Unai Emery.
Radja Nainggolan assures he’s “very happy” at Roma, pointing out “if I went to England I’d have to start from scratch.”
It’s claimed Francesco Totti could become Roma sporting director if Monchi doesn’t join from Sevilla.
Roma President James Pallotta says the Stadio della Roma is needed to “continue to grow” and warns “I don’t want to spend €100m on names who won’t improve the team”.
Miralem Pjanic looks forward to the Napoli double-header, and says the controversy around Juventus is “crazy”.
Juventus’ Miralem Pjanic is unfazed by playing Barcelona in the Champions League - “to win the competition you have to beat the favourites”.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan admits he was “disappointed” when Belgium left him out, but defends his smoking habit.
Gregoire Defrel’s agent admits talks with Roma “sank” in January but will not rule out a second round of negotiations in the summer.
Roberto Mancini “threw away a year and a half of exhausting work” at Inter, dismissed links with Roma and admitted “I’m a fan” of Leicester City.
Atalanta general manager Luca Percassi has confirmed Roma's interest in midfielder Franck Kessie.
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon insists that an influx of foreign investors is 'bad for Serie A'.
Torino may sell Adem Ljajic in the summer, with the winger looking increasingly like he is surplus to requirements at the club.
Lorenzo Insigne's agent reveals the player is 'tired of waiting' over contract talks with Napoli.
Luciano Spalletti expressed increasing frustration with reporters asking about his Roma future. “If it’s easier, I won’t go to Press conferences.”
Roma President Jim Pallotta praised Coach Luciano Spalletti after beating Sassuolo, but for the future “a lot of it is up to him. I’d love him to stay.”