ROMA NEWS

Former Roma full-back Vincent Candela believes Ashley Cole should face Bayern Munich on Wednesday night, despite a horror showing in the home tie.
Roma’s dearth of full-backs may see Alessandro Florenzi deployed at right-back tomorrow night against Bayern Munich.
Bayern Munich defender Mehdi Benatia is convinced his side will face a different Roma to the one of two weeks ago.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman is set to make the next stage of his recovery in a return for the club's Primavera side, reports suggest.
Roma have named their squad to travel out to face Bayern Munich in midweek, and are without Douglas Maicon.
David Alaba and Juan Bernat both reckon that a completely different game will unfold when Bayern Munich take on Roma on Wednesday night.
Douglas Maicon looks to have not recovered from his knee injury in time to be in Roma contention for the game against Bayern Munich on Wednesday.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito believes that Roma ground is at risk at not being built because of safety concerns.
Antonio Conte defended his Champions League record on the Juventus bench and passed the baton to Max Allegri.
Antonio Conte said Mario Balotelli “has to deserve and earn” an Italy call-up, he’s impressed by Graziano Pellè and Andrea Pirlo.
Marek Hamsik was still left with regrets after Napoli beat Roma 2-0. “We should’ve scored many more goals.”
Kevin Strootman assures he feels “better and better,” so can’t wait to get back to playing for Roma.
Napoli director Riccardo Bigon told naysayers they should acknowledge good buys like David Lopez and Kalidou Koulibaly.
Max Allegri said the Juventus victory at Empoli and Roma’s defeat to Napoli proves critics were too quick to judge.
Roma director Walter Sabatini insists a 2-0 defeat to Napoli left them “only moderately worried.”
Rafa Benitez denied the 2-0 victory over Roma was Napoli’s best performance under his reign. “Of course there are regrets.”
Rudi Garcia admits Napoli “were the better team today and deserved to win,” but slammed Roma’s attitude.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli should continue in the vein of today’s 2-0 win over Roma. “One game at a time.”
Gonzalo Higuain scored one and set up another for Jose Callejon, while Napoli hit the woodwork twice to beat joint Serie A leaders Roma 2-0.
Morgan De Sanctis said Roma intend to “stay top until the end” of the season, but appealed for calm at Napoli.