ROMA NEWS

Adem Ljajic has made clear that he intends to stay at Roma for the foreseeable future, despite increased competition for places.
Igli Tare has told angry Lazio fans the club have not given up hope of signing Davide Astori, or for that matter Stefan De Vrij.
Marco Borriello is enthused for Roma’s start to their US tour, as he also considers the club credible title challengers next season.
Rudi Garcia liked what he saw in Roma’s win over Liverpool, whilst he admits that amid links to Davide Astori: “We need another defender.”
A Daniel Agger own-goal was enough to decide Liverpool and Roma’s pre-season friendly at Fenway Park, Boston.
A sensational new twist in the Davide Astori tale, as after renewing his Cagliari contract he’s expected to join Roma.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni reassured fans over Gervinho and Mehdi Benatia, promising “another buy, possibly today.”
Sky Sport Italia claim there are problems in Federico Viviani’s planned move from Roma to Leeds United.
Jackson Martinez’s agent confirms “Milan like him and Roma had thought about a buy, but I haven’t had talks lately.”
Roma are reportedly looking to resolve a potential contract issue with Gervinho, with the promise of improved terms next summer.
Torino are reportedly pushing for bids of €18m for forward Alessio Cerci, but this is above Milan’s reported maximum offer.
Roma are reportedly ready to begin negotiations with Mehdi Benatia on a new contract, cooling talk of his exit.
Ashley Cole went on a Twitter rant about “moaning” people who criticised his decision to join Roma.
Newly-promoted Cesena are choosing between Marco Borriello and Innocent Emeghara.
“I am ambitious and I want to win,” declared Roma Coach Rudi Garcia ahead of tomorrow’s friendly with Liverpool.
Rudi Garcia assured Manchester City and Chelsea target Mehdi Benatia “will play with Roma this season.”
Leeds United are expected to sign ex-Roma youth team captain Federico Viviani on loan today.
The 2014-15 Coppa Italia draw has been performed with Lazio-Livorno early on, while Inter-Milan and Roma-Juventus could be semi-finals.
Erik Lamela has deterred interest from Serie A by commenting that he sees next season at Tottenham as one in which to redeem himself.
Roma have officially unveiled the away shirt and kit design that the team will wear during the 2014-15 campaign.