ROMA NEWS

It’s reported Cagliari President Massimo Cellino will sack Coach Diego Lopez.
Diego Lopez wanted Mattia Destro sent off, while Rudi Garcia hailed the hat-trick striker.
Mattia Destro has scored a goal every 85 minutes this season and thanked Rudi Garcia, but won’t discuss his World Cup chances.
Rudi Garcia said Mattia Destro is becoming “a complete forward” after Roma put the pressure on Juventus and Napoli.
Daniele De Rossi admits Roma never expected to finish top three this season and he backed Mattia Destro for the World Cup.
Mattia Destro’s hat-trick gave Roma their first Sardinian success since 1995 and piled pressure on Juventus.
Roma can temporarily close the gap to five points, but first need to end their Cagliari taboo, as they haven’t won here for 19 years.
Giorgio Chiellini admits “it’s Juventus against the rest of Italy,” but he is happy to be successful and disliked.
Diego Lopez insists Cagliari are “motivated and ready for the perfect game” against Roma this afternoon.
Radja Nainggolan warned he “wouldn’t celebrate” if he scores for Roma against his beloved Cagliari tomorrow.
Rudi Garcia expects Roma to end their Cagliari taboo “to extend the lead over Napoli and close the gap on Juventus.”
Francesco Totti and Douglas Maicon have shaken off injuries to feature for Roma against Cagliari.
Rafa Benitez is impressed by Parma, building for Napoli’s future and insists they can catch Roma in second place.
Rudi Garcia “can’t stand negative people,” was angry with Adem Ljajic and promised to chain himself to the gates if Roma sell Miralem Pjanic.
Livorno’s Leandro Greco believes his side can take advantage of a ‘tired’ Juventus team when the sides meet on Monday.
Radja Nainggolan has affirmed his belief that he ‘deserves’ to be in Belgium’s squad for the World Cup.
Roma and Milan will fight for Newcastle full-back Davide Santon in the summer, according to reports.
The Gazzetta dello Sport say that Roma are closing in on a contract renewal agreement with Miralem Pjanic.
Fatih Terim believes Francesco Totti should go to the World Cup and praised Rudi Garcia’s work with Roma.
Radja Nainggolan admits it will be “strange” to face his former club Cagliari with the Roma shirt this weekend.