ROMA NEWS

Douglas Maicon’s agent slammed media reports of a Roma contract dispute. “We are in total agreement.”
Roma named their squad for the Austrian portion of pre-season training without Douglas Maicon.
Tuttosport claim Inter and Roma could do a straight swap between Mattia Destro and Liverpool target Mauro Icardi.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi slammed those “trying to change the rules two days” before the FIGC election.
It’s reported Douglas Maicon won’t join Roma on pre-season training in Austria, but it’s with the club’s permission.
Nine Serie A sides including Juventus, Roma and Fiorentina have announced they support neither Carlo Tavecchio nor Demetrio Albertini.
The Daily Express reports that Manchester United are close to signing Roma’s Mehdi Benatia for a fee of €38m.
Nigel De Jong is reportedly another midfield option being looked at by new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal.
Luis Enrique commented briefly on Javier Mascherano’s future and not at all on links to Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado.
Radja Nainggolan has expressed his belief that Roma can win the Scudetto this season.
It is reported that Inter have set an asking price of €30m for forward Mauro Icardi and would try to sign Mattia Destro should they lose the Argentine.
Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain has reflected on last year’s Coppa Italia win, which he describes as a’ nightmare’.
Roma goalkeeper Gianluca Curci is “in negotiations with Lens,” confirmed his agent.
Kostas Manolas is not in Italy for talks with Roma and Juventus, insisted his agent. “Many clubs are interested.”
Roma have officially loaned Federico Viviani to Serie B side Latina with option to buy, ending Leeds United links.
Greece international Kostas Manolas is already in Italy for a €15m move from Olympiacos, but is it to Roma or Juventus?
It is reported that Roma are ready to offer striker Mattia Destro a new improved contract to fend off interest from other clubs.
Roma have confirmed that Leandro Castan’s hamstring injury suffered against Inter is not as serious as first feared.
It has emerged that Roma and Gervinho have agreed to a pay rise after his impressive first season.
Mattia Destro has refused a move to German side Wolfsburg, according to the latest reports this afternoon.