ROMA NEWS

Eugenio Corini credited Chievo's ardour, but Francesco Totti expressed Roma's fury.
Zdenek Zeman refused to speak to the media after Roma’s defeat to Chievo in protest at the refereeing. “He said he’d be happier not talking.”
Milan were aided by two own goals when beating Pescara, but Roma were stunned in the fog by Sergio Pellissier.
Roma stick with Miralem Pjanic, Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and Francesco Totti in their 4-3-3 system against Chievo.
Eugenio Corini reveals Chievo have prepared “a special jersey” if they end their Roma taboo this afternoon.
Zdenek Zeman has a very simple recipe for Roma’s recent success. “We play better and make fewer mistakes.”
Daniele De Rossi and Miralem Pjanic have shaken off injuries to be included in the squad for tomorrow’s Chievo-Roma.
Salvatore Aronica has left Napoli ahead of his imminent Palermo move, while Andrea Dossena reportedly demanded a transfer.
Napoli have joined Juventus, Roma and Inter in showing interest in Arsenal defender Johan Djourou.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio has admitted that the team can go from strength-to-strength now that Antonio Conte has returned from his ban.
Both Miralem Pjanic and Daniele De Rossi are slight fitness doubts for Roma and this weekend’s trip to Chievo.
Maarten Stekelenburg is not on his way out of Roma, says his agent, despite links to Premier League club Fulham.
Giovanni Trapattoni has reflected that he sees an important similarity between his Juventus and that of Antonio Conte’s.
Roma have confirmed that Mattia Destro has badly injured his left ankle after limping off against Atalanta last night.
Ivan Piris has received the backing of his agent, who says that his recent performances are evidence of his progress at Roma.
Francesco Totti has posted his belief that Roma’s performance against Atalanta on Tuesday is proof that the club are headed in the right direction.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta “made life difficult for ourselves” in their Coppa Italia defeat to Roma.
Zdenek Zeman was critical of his Roma side after their 3-0 Coppa Italia victory over Atalanta, particularly red-carded Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.
Roma swept past Atalanta 3-0 to reach the Coppa Italia Quarter-Finals, but saw Pablo Daniel Osvaldo sent off and Mattia Destro injured.
Cesare Prandelli praised Francesco Totti as “an exemplary professional,” but also feels Italian football made the right choice investing in youth.