Pallotta and Pannes speak on Stadio della Roma

Roma president James Pallotta released a statement through the club’s website after the Capitolina Assembly voted in favor of the Stadio della Roma being the in the public interest:

“Congratulations to all Romans for this historic day for the city and for the club. We’re all looking forward to playing in Roma’s new stadium.”

Stadio della Roma CEO Mark Pannes also released a statement regarding the historic decision: We thank Mayor Marino and the entire administration of the city of Rome. We fully embrace this opportunity and pledge our complete and ongoing commitment to bring this very special project to life.”


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