ROMA NEWS

Nigel De Jong has wished Roma man Kevin Strootman all the best after it was revealed the midfielder will miss the rest of the season.
Napoli star Marek Hamsik has hailed his side’s victory over Roma last night as a vital three points.
Napoli midfielder Dries Mertens has expressed his sympathy for Roma’s Kevin Strootman, who is set to miss this summer’s World Cup.
Roma defender Alessio Romagnoli still believes his side can lift the Scudetto this season despite their defeat to Napoli last night.
It has been confirmed that Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman has picked up a knee ligament injury and will undergo surgery.
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Speculation is that Kevin Strootman has suffered knee ligament damage to rule him out of the rest of the season with Roma and the World Cup.
Francesco Totti will reportedly be available for selection for Roma from next week, after missing the last month of action.
Alessandro Florenzi says Roma do not feel pressure for second spot, as he admits Juventus in first deserve credit for their season.
Michel Bastos has admitted that to lose Kevin Strootman would be a blow to Roma, even if he believes the squad will remain strong.
There are fears Kevin Strootman suffered ligament damage after spraining his left knee during Napoli-Roma.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli can treasure their victory over Roma, especially as he had to revamp his midfield.
Rudi Garcia explained his unusual tactical choices, felt Roma were “the best team” in Naples and handed the Scudetto to Juventus.
Jose Callejon said “it was too important” for Napoli to beat Roma and they have their sights set on second place.
Roma had several chances to score, but it was a Jose Callejon header that gave Napoli a 1-0 victory, closing the gap to three points.
Napoli director Riccardo Bigon concedes the pressure is on them to beat Roma this evening and it shows in the line-ups.
Radja Nainggolan said Roma “cannot lose tonight” in their head-to-head for second place with Napoli.
It’s second against third as Roma travel to Napoli tonight, where they capitulated in the Coppa Italia last month.
There are reports Napoli could be without Jorginho and Valon Behrami for tonight’s game with Roma.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis talked up the Napoli troops via Twitter ahead of tonight’s clash with Roma.