In his press conference prior to Roma's opening game in the Champions Cup in Denver on Saturday, Roma boss Rudi Garcia made it clear that Kevin Strootman will remain with the Giallorossi this season and expressed his pleasure at the acquisition of Davide Astori.
Roma have moved to strengthen their defensive options by signing Cagliari centre half Davide Astori on a season-long loan deal.
Adem Ljajic insists that he is staying at Roma despite the arrival of Juan Manuel Iturbe, as he envisages staying at the club for a long time.
Marco Borriello spoke to Roma Channel after the Giallorossi's victory against Liverpool in Boston, and the striker believes the friendly was a helpful warm-up ahead of Roma's Champions League campaign.
In his post-match press conference after Roma's 1-0 friendly win against Liverpool, Rudi Garcia said that he was pleased with his side's approach to the game at this early stage of pre-season and praised his youngsters who played their part.
Roma scored a late winner to beat Liverpool 1-0 in a largely uneventful friendly at Fenway Park in Boston.
After talks between Cagliari and Lazio stalled, Roma have reportedly stepped in to complete a loan move for the Italian international.
Roma are set to kick off their US tour with a friendly against Liverpool in Boston in the early hours of Thursday morning, and in his first press conference of the season Rudi Garcia says that he is happy to have got his players back for pre-season and is ready to mount another challenge for the scudetto.
In his first interview with Roma Channel, Ashley Cole said that his ambition has not lessened after leaving Chelsea and that he chose Roma because he wants to win trophies with the Giallorossi.
Mattia Destro's agent has ruled out a possible transfer for the Roma striker, stressing that the 22-year-old is only focused on the Giallorossi's forthcoming season.
Primavera defender Michele Somma told Roma Channel that it was a 'unique' experience to play for Roma after he started the Giallorossi's friendly against Indonesia U23s on Friday.
Radja Nainggolan said in the mixed zone after Roma's 3-1 win against Indonesia U23s that he hopes the Giallorossi start this season as well as they began last year's campaign, and praised the signings of Salih Ucan and Ashley Cole.
Roma's pre-season preparations got underway in Rieti on Friday evening with a 3-1 win against Indonesia Under-23s, though the club's most recent signing Juan Manuel Iturbe did not make an appearance.
Roma coach Rudi Garcia has told pssi.org that he cannot wait for the new season to get started, and indicated that he is very happy with the signings that the Giallorossi have made so far this summer.
Juan Manuel Iturbe says he is eager to learn from the likes of Francesco Totti after completing his move to Roma from Verona, adding in his press conference that he did not have to think for long before deciding to join the Giallorossi.