Roma coach Rudi Garcia said in his pre-match press conference that his team are intending to enjoy their Champions League campaign and called for a fiery atmosphere in the Stadio Olimpico tomorrow when they face CSKA Moscow.
As Roma prepare for their Champions League opener against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday, Francesco Totti has cited the example of Atletico Madrid last season as the one that the Giallorossi should follow.
Speaking to AS Roma Match Program ahead of the opening Champions League match against CSKA Moscow, Miralem Pjanic said that Roma cannot afford to make any mistakes in a tough group.
Roma have announced that Gervinho has signed a new four-year contract with the club, one year after signing for the Giallorossi from Arsenal.
After beating Empoli at the weekend Roma can finally turn their attentions to the Champions League this Wednesday as they host CSKA Moscow in the opening game of Group E.
After seeing his side edge out Empoli 1-0, Roma coach Rudi Garcia said that picking up six points from two games was the best way of preparing for the Champions League and also allayed fears of another injury to Leandro Castan.
Kostas Manolas made several important interceptions and blocks to help Roma keep a clean sheet against Empoli, and the Greek defender told Roma TV that the Tuscans were tough opponents.
Radja Nainggolan admitted to Sky Sport that there are still things that Roma need to improve on, but added that the scrappy win against Empoli was the sort of victory that the Giallorossi need if they want to win the title.
Roma were made to work hard by an enterprising Empoli side but eventually battled to a 1-0 win courtesy of an own goal.
Rudi Garcia said in his pre-match press conference on Friday that he does not even know who Roma are playing in the Champions League next week as he wants himself and his team to be utterly focused on the task at hand of beating Empoli tomorrow.
Roma kick off Serie A's second matchday with a trip to Empoli's Stadio Carlo Castellani, a ground where they have not had a great deal of success over the years.
With the transfer window now finally closed, Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini took the opportunity to discuss the club's summer transfer dealings in a press conference on Thursday.
Roma defender Jose Holebas was presented to the media on Wednesday where he revealed that he is still hungry to win trophies after his career started belatedly at the age of 21 with German club Viktoria Kahl.
Juan Manuel Iturbe has told Roma TV that Roma can do big things this season despite the competition from Juventus, and revealed why he turned down the Bianconeri in favour of a move to the capital.
Roma Primavera coach Alberto De Rossi, who turned 57 on Tuesday, was interviewed by Roma Radio about his youth team's season ahead.