ROMA NEWS

Miralem Pjanic is wanted by Tottenham, Manchester City and Manchester United, but insisted “I want to stay at Roma.”
Kwadwo Asamoah, Mehdi Benatia, Gervinho and Kevin Constant are nominees for African Player of the Year.
Kevin Strootman hit back at critics from the top of Serie A. “Some found it incomprehensible Roma paid €18m for me.”
Former Roma President Rosella Sensi revealed she had “wanted to bring in Rafa Benitez.”
Mehdi Benatia insists Juventus and Napoli are in a better position to win the Scudetto than his Roma side.
Roma will launch an assault to sign Verona’s Juan Manuel Iturbe at the end of the season, says the Corriere dello Sport.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli wants Roma’s Morgan De Sanctis to come out of international retirement for the World Cup.
Roma may make a January transfer move for Genoa midfielder Juraj Kucka, according to reports.
Kevin Strootman is unconcerned by Roma’s recent form which has seen them draw against Torino and Sassuolo.
Roma have been linked with a January proposal for Atletico Madrid striker Adrian Lopez.
Roma legend Bruno Conti has written an open letter to his son, Cagliari captain Daniele Conti. “I had tears in my eyes.”
Domenico Berardi is delighted with what his goal at Roma meant for Sassuolo and Juventus – the club who co-own him.
Andrea Pirlo scored a sensational goal as Juventus crushed Napoli 3-0, but insists “they’ll be in the title fight to the end.”
Rudi Garcia tried to look on the bright side and Eusebio Di Francesco thanked Sassuolo for not giving up.
Rudi Garcia admits Roma should’ve finished off Sassuolo, but praised their fighting spirit after another 1-1 draw.
Roma were pegged back yet again by Sassuolo at the death, Parma held Lazio, while Atalanta and Cagliari also left it late.
Roma lost their perfect record, but can still make it six out of six on home turf against plucky Sassuolo.
Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco faces his former club today and says they “remind me of Fabio Capello’s Roma.”
Gervinho is back in the Roma squad for tomorrow’s match with Sassuolo, but there’s still no Francesco Totti.
Roma and Milan are monitoring the performances of Parma’s Marco Parolo ahead of the January transfer window.