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De Rossi includes Baldanzi, Angelino and Azmoun in Roma Europa League squad list



Roma coach Daniele De Rossi has included January signings Angelino and Tommaso Baldanzi within the Giallorossi’s Europa League squad checklist for the second half of the season, however Juventus loanee Dean Huijsen has not made the minimize.

UEFA guidelines state that groups are permitted to call as much as 25 gamers on their ‘A’ checklist for European competitions, not less than two of which have to be goalkeepers. Modifications to the squad can occur as soon as per season, between the tip of the Group Phases and the start of the knock-out spherical play-offs.

Roma have opted to incorporate Baldanzi and Angelino for the knockout rounds, whereas ahead Sardar Azmooun has additionally been added to the squad. The Iran worldwide was not chosen for the Europa League by Jose Mourinho firstly of the marketing campaign.

Huijsen has not made the minimize, as Roma have switched to a four-at-the-back system and have affordable cowl at centre-back now, significantly with Chris Smalling returning to coaching earlier within the week.

Elsewhere, Rasmus Kristiansen stays out of the Europa League squad, as was the case for the primary half of the season.

Roma will journey to the Netherlands to face Feyenoord within the Spherical of 32, kicking off at 17.45 GMT on Thursday 15 February. The return leg on the Stadio Olimpico is ready for the next week at 20.00, Thursday 22 February.

Roma Europa League squad:

Goalkeepers: Rui Patricio, Svilar, Boer*.

Defenders: Celik, Karsdorp, Ndicka, Smalling, Mancini, Kumbulla, Llorente, Spinazzola, Angelino, Plaia*.

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Midfielders: Cristante, Pellegrini, Paredes, Aouar, Renato Sanches, Pagano, Pisili, Baldanzi, Bove*, Zalewski*, Vetkal*, Mannini* D’Alessio*.

Forwards: Abraham, Azmoun, Dybala, Cherubini, Lukaku, El-Shaarawy, Costa*.
* denotes ‘B’ Record gamers