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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.
Inter confirmed they are tracking Gerard Deulofeu and it’s reported they’re negotiating with Barcelona to take him on loan.
Inter director Piero Ausilio confirmed they are “paying attention” to Gerard Deulofeu, but have no intention of selling Joao Mario or Mauro Icardi.
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.
Theo Walcott has been linked with Milan, Inter and Roma, as the Arsenal man’s agent confirmed “he would like to play in Serie A.”
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.
Maxime Gonalons’ agent insists the midfielder will stay at Roma, even if Milan Badelj arrives.
Radja Nainggolan could be dropped as Roma take on Atalanta, and it’s reported Guangzhou Evergrande are interested in signing him.
Alessandro Florenzi has urged Roma to “be even more of a team and work as hard as possible” in order to get out of their slump.