ROMA NEWS

Giuseppe Sannino cannot understand the criticism being levelled at Roma forward Mattia Destro, who he reflects he acted like a father towards last year.
Roma sporting director Franco Baldini has admitted that the club would listen to offers for Daniele De Rossi.
Lazio legend Paolo Di Canio has criticised Italian referees, following the contentious decisions awarded to Juventus so far this season.
Panagiotis Tachtsidis has acknowledged that he may not be a crowd favourite at Roma, but he’s just doing his job.
Gian Piero Gasperini warns Palermo have to “save ourselves from relegation” this season and sell players who don’t commit in January.
Zdenek Zeman praised Roma’s midfield and forwards for finally helping out in defence, but admits to a concern ahead of the Derby della Capitale.
Roma got back on track with a 4-1 victory over Palermo, but Mattia Destro scored his debut goal and got sent off – all in seven minutes on the pitch!
Roma general manager Claudio Fenucci assures Zdenek Zeman “is not up for debate” despite recent setbacks.
Roma miss Daniele De Rossi and Leandro Castan, but welcome a Palermo side that has a similar all-attack approach to football. Bring on the fireworks!
Gian Piero Gasperini expects Palermo to face a very tough test against Roma on Sunday evening, as Zdenek Zeman’s football “can be extraordinary.”
Zdenek Zeman prepares for Palermo and is bullish in defending Roma after two consecutive defeats. “Why should I change? Barcelona keep the same attitude.”
Daniele De Rossi is likely to miss Roma’s match with Palermo tomorrow evening after he skipped training.
Roma striker Pablo Daniel Osvaldo is reportedly at the centre of a January bidding war between Juventus and Tottenham.
Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini has denied speculation that Mattia Destro has fallen out with Zdenek Zeman.
Palermo CEO Pietro Lo Monaco has praised Zdenek Zeman as his side face-off against Roma this weekend.
Zdenek Zeman’s tactics and the quality of the Roma defenders do not mix, says former Giallorossi idol Aldair.
Problems are mounting for Roma boss Zdenek Zeman after losing three players to injury in training on Friday.
Zibi Boniek insists Zdenek Zeman “is not the problem” at Roma and ought to be given more time.
Parma have laughed off Zdenek Zeman’s complaints that the pitch cost Roma a result last night. “A dry turf would’ve favoured us even more.”
Olympique Marseille defender Nicolas Nkoulou is a transfer target for Milan and Roma, according to reports in France.