ROMA NEWS

Roma have confirmed their squad for tomorrow night’s match with CSKA Moscow, with Douglas Maicon missing the cut.
Roma goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis says he’s fighting fit ahead of a crucial Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow.
Rudi Garcia believes the formation Roma employ for tomorrow’s Champions League match at CSKA Moscow is not as important as the team’s attitude.
Roma face CSKA Moscow tomorrow wary of being frozen out of Champions League contention, admits Morgan De Sanctis.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia says his side will not be aiming for a draw when they take on CSKA Moscow tomorrow night.
Roma may have Alessandro Florenzi at right-back and field a 4-4-2 formation against CSKA Moscow tomorrow evening.
Aleksei Berezutski doesn’t think CSKA Moscow will necessarily have an advantage with the weather, nor will they focus just on Roma’s Francesco Totti.
Leonid Slutski sees CSKA Moscow’s chance at Champions League progression, but admits it hinges on a performance against Roma.
Douglas Maicon’s extended period of recovery for Roma and his absence for CSKA Moscow is reportedly causing issue at the club.
There is speculation that Leandro Castan could have his neurosurgery procedure brought forward to as early as this week.
Roma are without Douglas Maicon, Vasilis Torosidis and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for their Champions League trip to CSKA Moscow.
Roma’s crunch Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow will be officiated by Felix Brych.
Francesco Totti dedicated Roma’s victory to Leandro Castan, who will face brain surgery “with the same grit he puts into each game.”
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono was furious with the referee after a 2-1 home defeat to Roma.
Rudi Garcia insists he was right to have faith in Adem Ljajic, but concedes Roma “gave away the ball” too much with Atalanta.
Roma went behind after 57 seconds, but fought back to beat Atalanta 2-1 thanks to Adem Ljajic and Radja Nainggolan.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni confirmed the players want to win against Atalanta “so they can dedicate it to Leandro Castan.”
Roma are without numerous top players for their trip to Atalanta, but Mattia Destro takes centre-stage in Bergamo.
Stefano Colantuono expects Roma to “fight to the end for the Scudetto,” but Atalanta can still trip them up today.
Roma President James Pallotta admits he “didn’t expect it to be this crazy” in Serie A, but is confident they’ll pass FFP tests.