Agent confirms: Roma tracking Boca Juniors defender

According to Nunzio Marchione, the agent of Boca Juniors defender Tiago Casasola, spoke today to and confirmed the Giallorossi are interested in his client:

For Tiago, what if a call came from Italy?
“Never say never. Casasola would like to test himself in our (Italian) football, it would certainly be an important starting point for a defender with his quality and characteristics.”

Can you confirm that Roma are interested in him?
“I can confirm (this), there were talks with Roma, who always monitor the most talented youngsters in South America. But today, there is still no update on this front.”

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