NEWS
Tuesday May 1 2012
Line-ups: Chievo-Roma

Fabio Borini, Bojan Krkic and Francesco Totti face Sergio Pellissier and Alberto Paloschi in today’s Chievo-Roma Serie A opener.

Week 36 opens this afternoon at 17.00 UK time at the Stadio Bentegodi in Verona.

The Giallorossi need a result to get back on track after a dismal run of one point from the last three games.

Daniele De Rossi returns from suspension, though Erik Lamela and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo are still held back by the Disciplinary Committee.

Gianluca Curci replaces the injured Maarten Stekelenburg, as Bogdan Lobont dropped out at the last minute, while Aleandro Rosi, Nicolas Burdisso, Juan and Marco Cassetti are sidelined.

Chievo are now safe from relegation and can therefore play without pressure on their shoulders.

Cyril Thereau, Boukary Drame, Nikola Gulan, Davide Moscardelli, De Paula, Marco Andreolli and Dario Dainelli are all on the treatment table.

Paloschi and Cruzado support Pellissier in attack.

Chievo: Sorrentino; Sardo, Cesar, Acerbi, Jokic; Vacek, Bradley, Hetemaj; Cruzado; Pellissier, Paloschi

Chievo bench: Puggioni, Frey, Morero, Rigoni, Sammarco, Luciano, Uribe

Roma: Curci; Taddei, Kjaer, Heinze, Jose Angel; Gago, De Rossi, Marquinho; Borini, Totti, Bojan

Roma bench: Pigliacelli, Cicinho, Pjanic, Perrotta, Simplicio, Tallo, Piscitella

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