Roma close in on Abner?

As just reported by, Roma are close to completing the purchase of Abner.

After a long, drawn out negotiation, the website reports that Roma are defining the final details of the purchase for the Brazilian, which could be concluded within a week. If the purchase is made without any problems, Roma will look to immediately send the young Brazilian out on loan.

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.