Roma’s Simone Perrotta appreciative of outgoing Sensi family

Simone Perrotta has only good words for the outgoing Roma owners, the Sensi family, but is welcome to a change at the helm of the club…

Roma midfielder Simone Perrotta has shown his appreciation for the outgoing Sensi family and has also also welcomed new owner Thomas DiBenedetto.

An agreement has been reached for Roma to be taken over by the American tycoon and his consortium and the 61-year-old has revealed grand plans for the former Italian champions.

The Sensi family had come under criticism on occasions in the last couple of years for their inability to spend on players star players, but Perrotta has only respect for the outgoing owners.

“In this moment of transition regarding the club's ownership there is curiosity on everyone's behalf to see what kind of team will be built,” Perrotta told the press. “Many [reports] are being written about in the papers.

"Right now I would like to remember all the work done and all the victories conquered by the Sensi family. They have made investments to win the Scudetto and to keep the club at the top despite the financial problems that they've had.”

Roma are currently fighting for a place in the top-six in Serie A.

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