Ranieri: I am not leaving Roma
Beleaguered Roma coach Claudio Ranieri says he has no intention
of leaving despite growing dissatisfaction with the team’s recent
Roma has lost three major matches in succession – to Inter Milan
and Napoli in the Serie A and Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions
League – and about 200 fans protested outside the training center
south of the city on Saturday.
Ranieri says “I am not jumping ship from Roma. I am not leaving
and I won’t be leaving at the end of the season either.”
Ranieri has already been criticized this season for indecision
over who his main strikers are, and leading scorer Marco Borriello
was seen arguing with the coach after he started on the bench
Roma is eighth in the Serie A standings, six points from the
last qualifying spot for the Champions League.