Management chaos is at an all-time high. The company, through the mouth of Pallotta, continues to be on sale (two American companies are interested). The budget bleeds. But in six days Roma will be back on the pitch against Sampdoria. The figure of Petrachi has never gone too well for the group, but Fonseca in the preparation of the match will also have to keep concentration on Ranieri’s team high. Today new training session, with discharge in the gym. Pellegrini he exercised with the group, but his presence, as well as those of Pau Lopez and Mancini remain in doubt. Doubts also about Mkhitaryan, who reported fatigue.
Smalling’s presence has been confirmed (less than a last hour’s stop), so Roma seem to be approaching an agreement with Manchester United. Baldini’s latest move concerns a loan offer with a right of redemption, which becomes an obligation based on the player’s presence. They make the words of Manolas, who celebrated the first trophy with Napoli with an Instagram post that read: “After six years in Italy I finally won”. The Greek, together with Mario Rui, is only the last of a long list of players, who left Rome and managed to win. Totti’s new coup as a prosecutor: the Argentine Retegui is signed.