Federico Bernardeschi believes the 3-1 win at Verona was “a clear signal to the rest of the league,” as Juventus and Napoli break away.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Milan, Roma-Sassuolo, Inter-Lazio and Verona-Juventus.
Beppe Iachini was impressed by Sassuolo spirit in their comeback to draw with Roma and saluted Paolo Cannavaro on his retirement.
Eusebio Di Francesco criticised Roma for not making more of their advantage and allowing Sassuolo back into the game.
Roma were pegged back by Sassuolo with a late disallowed goal, Cagliari stunned Atalanta, Sampdoria left it late and Benevento made history.
Check out all the official line-ups for today’s six Serie A afternoon games, including Roma-Sassuolo, Torino-Genoa and Atalanta-Cagliari.
Eusebio Di Francesco relies on Patrik Schick against his former club, but Sassuolo are without Domenico Berardi due to injury.
Olympique Lyonnais midfielder Clement Grenier could have another stab at Serie A after his Roma spell, with Torino and Atalanta interested.
Napoli are Winter Champions and only five sides in the last 23 years have failed to win the Scudetto after leading at halfway – but one of those was Napoli.
Domenico Berardi picked up an injury in training and could be on the Sassuolo bench against Roma tomorrow.
Gregoire Defrel is out injured against his former club, as Roma host Sassuolo, but Patrik Schick will be in the starting XI.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco parries questions about the transfer market - “it’s the last thing on my mind”.
Eusebio Di Francesco says Roma “have to win” against his former side Sassuolo tomorrow night.
Beppe Iachini warns his Sassuolo side have to be “perfect” to get anything out of tomorrow’s Roma game.
Edin Dzeko discusses Francesco Totti’s final match, saying it was “sad” to say goodbye to “the greatest player Roma ever had”.
Medhi Benatia says he is confident that Juventus “will be top of Serie A when the big games come up.”
Francesco Totti insists “I’m not jealous of Juventus” as winning one Scudetto with Roma “is worth 10 elsewhere.”
Daniele De Rossi admits Roma come before Napoli and Juventus in the race for Serie A supremacy but believes his side could have drawn with the Bianconeri.
Aleix Vidal’s representative affirms there has been ‘nothing’ in the way of contact from Inter or Roma for the Barcelona right-back.
Roma icon Francesco Totti confirms “I’m not thinking about coaching right now, but I’ll see in the future.”