ROMA NEWS

Marco Storari concedes Roma have ‘come on leaps and bounds’ this year, and the title race is most likely between Juventus and them.
Roma’s Francesco Totti has joked that perhaps even some Lazio fans hold a secret affiliation for him ‘within themselves’.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa has been called up to the France squad as replacement for the injured Laurent Koscielny.
James Pallotta has explained the decision to invest in Roma, planning for 20 years with Rudi Garcia and an obstacle to television rights increasing.
Juventus and Roma could be rivals in the January transfer market, as both are listed as interested in Matija Nastasic.
James Pallotta reflects on his belief Roma are stronger than Juventus, and who is faster between Gervinho and Juan Iturbe.
James Pallotta considers the confidence he always had in Roma to return to the top and on how ‘everyone at the club has an opinion’.
Alessandro Diamanti told Francesco Totti he “should not have talked” to reporters after Juventus-Roma.
Roma striker Marco Borriello is linked with a transfer to new MLS club New York City FC.
Roma President James Pallotta again warned Kevin Strootman’s rumoured move to Manchester United “is just not happening.”
Udinese Coach Andrea Stramaccioni said “to make football credible we need to use technology.”
Adem Ljajic believes Roma “play the best football in Italy and are the best team” despite falling behind Juventus.
CONI President Giovanni Malagò warned Serie A clubs “knew” Carlo Tavecchio was heading for a ban over racist comments.
Juventus goalkeeper Gigi Buffon made a pointed reference to Roma. “Winners find a way, losers find an excuse.”
Alessio Romagnoli has left Italy’s Under-21 camp with a thigh injury, with Daniele Rugani dropping down from the senior squad as replacement.
Alvaro Morata explains again his motivations for joining Juventus, as he reflects once more on the weekend controversy with Roma.
Rudi Garcia’s post-Juventus team-talk to his Roma players reportedly had him confidently tell them: “I know we will win the Scudetto.”
Juventus have lost Uruguay international Martin Caceres for a month due to a thigh injury.
Italy team manager Lele Oriali warns players are now banned from discussing club affairs on social media.
Leonardo Bonucci has apologised after a telling-off from the Italy staff, insisting he “did not want to offend Roma.”