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Friday December 1 2017
Line-ups: Roma-SPAL

Roma give Cengiz Under and Maxime Gonalons rare starts, partnering Edin Dzeko and Stephan El Shaarawy against SPAL.

It kicks off at 17.30 GMT, follow the build-up and action from this game and Napoli-Juventus on the LIVEBLOG.

Eusebio Di Francesco has to revitalise his squad after their surprise 1-1 draw with Genoa in Serie A and 2-0 Champions League defeat to Atletico Madrid.

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Thursday November 30 2017
Semplici: 'SPAL can test Roma'

SPAL Coach Leonardo Semplici is “convinced we’ll make a good impression, even if Roma are one of the best sides in Serie A.”

It kicks off on Friday at 17.30 GMT, click here for a match preview.

“I am convinced that my team will make a good impression, even if we are up against Roma, who are one of the best sides in Serie A,” said Semplici in his Press conference.

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Thursday November 30 2017
Nainggolan and Perotti skip SPAL

Radja Nainggolan and Diego Perotti are out of the Roma squad hosting SPAL tomorrow, but Patrik Schick could get his first start.

It kicks off on Friday at 17.30 GMT, click here for a match preview.

The Giallorossi are resting big stars ahead of their Champions League decider with Qarabag, while Daniele De Rossi begins a two-match Serie A ban.

Nainggolan and Perotti sit this one out, with Gregoire Defrel and Rick Karsdorp injured.

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Thursday November 30 2017
Orsato for Napoli-Juventus

Daniele Orsato has been announced as the referee for tomorrow’s Napoli-Juventus game.

The league leaders welcome the Serie A champions to the San Paolo for what is being billed as a crucial match in the Scudetto race. Click here for a match preview.

Today the AIA has announced the officials for Week 15, and Orsato has been assigned to the big match in Naples.

Orsato took charge of this fixture last season, with Sami Khedira and Marek Hamsik scoring in a 1-1 draw.

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Thursday November 30 2017
EDF: ‘Schick could play’

Eusebio Di Francesco says Partik Schick could play for Roma against Spal tomorrow - “I’ll decide in the last training session today”.

The Czech striker is yet to make a start for the Giallorossi since joining from Sampdoria in the summer, but it has been suggested he could face the Spallini tomorrow.

“I’m happy that he’s been training consistently and not feeling pain,” Di Francesco said in today’s Press conference.

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Thursday November 30 2017
EDF: ‘Roma can’t slip-up’

Eusebio Di Francesco warns Roma “can’t get it wrong” against Spal, and says Daniele De Rossi will be disciplined.

The Giallorossi face the newly-promoted side tomorrow, and while they’re heavy favourites for the match, the Coach wants to guard against complacency.

“I’ve told the lads they can’t get it wrong, because all the teams at the top are really strong,” Di Francesco cautioned in his pre-match Press conference.

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Wednesday November 29 2017
Palmieri: ‘I’m not 100 per cent’

Emerson Palmieri admits “I can’t say I’m at 100 per cent”, but is ready to return for Roma if asked.

The Brazilian has been out since May with a cruciate ligament injury, but could feature against Spal on Friday if Coach Eusebio Di Francesco deems him ready.

“I can’t say I’m at 100 per cent,” the defender told Sky.

“I’m working every day to be back as soon as possible. The urge to play is there, it’s normal.

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Wednesday November 29 2017
‘Roma game not crucial for Spal’

Spal President Walter Mattioli promises “we’ll play our game” at Roma but “it’s not the kind of game we need to get points in to stay up”.

The Giallorossi are seven points off the top of Serie A, with a game in hand, and they welcome the newly-promoted Spallini to the capital on Friday evening.

“Spal will play our game at Roma, but it’s not the kind of game we need to get points in to stay up,” Mattioli told reporters, as reported by RomaNews.

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Tuesday November 28 2017
SPAL fury at Coppa exit

SPAL Coach Leonardo Semplici took responsibility for their Coppa Italia exit to Serie B outfit Cittadella, but President Walter Mattioli was furious with the squad.

The Spallini were knocked out with a 2-0 home defeat this evening, sending Cittadella through to face Lazio in the Round of 16.

“It was a bad performance, that goes beyond giving Cittadella credit, and the responsibility is only mine,” said Coach Semplici in his Press conference.

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Tuesday November 28 2017
Coppa: Cittadella stun SPAL

Serie B outfit Cittadella earned a shock 2-0 victory away to SPAL, sending them through to the Coppa Italia Round of 16 against Lazio.

There have been two games played so far in the Fourth Round and they have both seen lower division sides progress at the expense of Serie A clubs.

After Pordenone stunned Cagliari 2-1 in Sardinia, this evening Cittadella emerged with a 2-0 victory at the Stadio Mazza.

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