ROMA NEWS

There are reports that if Roma qualify for the Champions League, there is a clause in coach Paulo Fonseca’s contract that will automatically trigger an extension.
Olivier Giroud’s agent confirms a January exit from Chelsea is likely and ‘the ideal would be to go abroad and discover a new environment’ amid Inter, Roma and Lazio interest.
Roma coach Paulo Fonseca must cope without forward Edin Dzeko against Parma, but the Giallorossi aim to have the Bosnian back against Napoli.
Parma captain Bruno Alves said the Gialloblu travel to the capital with the intention of beating Roma. ‘They are strong, but we want to win’.
Tiago Pinto’s ascendancy to the role of general manager at Roma has been swift and surprising, as he’s only been in football for three years and Benfica offered him a job due to his comments in a General Assembly.
Roma have appointed their new general manager, reaching an agreement with 36-year-old current Benfica chief Tiago Pinto.
Rocco Commisso insists he never offered Daniele De Rossi the Fiorentina job: ‘I didn’t like what they said.’
The referees for Serie A Week 8 have been announced and the AIA has given Napoli-Milan to Paolo Valeri while Fabio Maresca has been appointed for Juventus-Cagliari.
Chris Smalling didn’t train with Roma due to severe food poisoning and the English defender is uncertain ahead of the match against Parma.
Genoa director Daniele Faggiano revealed the Rossoblu intend to kee Nicolò Rovella for the rest of the season, amid links with Inter, Roma and Juventus.
Roma forward Edin Dzeko is still positive for coronavirus and could miss the match against Parma, according to news agency ANSA.
Francesco Totti reportedly met with Roma owners Dan and Ryan Friedkin, as the Giallorossi have have offered him a return to Trigoria.
Inter, Roma, Lazio and Juventus face competition from West Ham, as it’s reported Olivier Giroud is threatening to leave Chelsea in January.
Alessandro Florenzi maintains Italy are ‘as solid as Euro 2016, but with more entertaining football’ ahead of their Nations League trip to Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Former Roma sporting director Gianluca Petrachi revealed he had a difficult time as a player at Nottingham Forest. ‘They called me an Italian mafia member’.
Former Roma sporting director Gianluca Petrachi has said he only met former patron James Pallotta twice and revealed he would be 'happy' to return to the Olimpico.
Gianluca Petrachi, the ex-Roma sporting director, has said the club believed they were on the verge of appointing Antonio Conte before he took over at Inter.
According to Sky Sport, Edin Dzeko will have a swab test tomorrow as the Giallorossi hope to have him available against Parma on Sunday.
Roma defender Marash Kumbulla warns: ‘Don’t underestimate Covid’ as he reveals his girlfriend has also tested positive.
Roma forward Edin Dzeko undergoes the required COVID-19 test today, hoping to return to training ahead of this weekend’s match against Parma.