Roma announce Pallotta’s meeting with Gabrielli

Roma released an official announcement today on the club’s website regarding James Pallotta’s meeting with Rome prefect Franco Gabrielli regarding the safety measures that have been implemented in the Curva Sud. Here is the Giallorossi’s full announcement:

“AS Roma reports that James Pallotta met the Prefect of Rome, Franco Gabrielli today. The president wishes to announce that it was a cordial and positive meeting. The conversation was useful in identifying a possible framework in order to improve the fans’ experience of sporting events involving AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico, with particular reference to the sectors in the Curva Sud.”

“A constructive plan for the steps ahead will be sent to the central police station in Rome in the next few days and will be brought to the Prefect’s attention shortly afterwards.”

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