Sandro’s agent comments on Italian transfer speculation

Brazilian midfielder Sandro has been heavily linked with Roma and Napoli and his agent, Luiz Paulo Chignall, commented on the rumors:

In Italy, Roma and Napoli are especially interested in Sandroa. Have there been official steps or offers?
“We have not had direct contact. We know that many clubs are following Sandro, because he has rare features that are difficult to find in the market, he’s a modern player. There is no official offer at the moment, we read about many voices in the newspapers.”

Would he like to play in Italy and is it a welcome destination for the player?
“All players would like to play in Serie A, it’s an important league. Now we have to wait for the opening of the summer market and then we’ll know if he can leave Tottenham or not.”


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