Reports: Cabonero set for Roma move

According to and radio station Antena 2 Deportes, River Plate midfielder Carlos Cabonero is set to depart Colombia for Rome to complete his move to the Giallorossi within the next few hours.

Reportedly, Carbonero will be taking off from Bogota, Colombia and will land in Rome late in the night. The total operation for the young midfielder will cost approximately €10.8 million. Roma will bring the young midfielder on loan and will have an option to buy the player and make the move permanent. However, Roma will have to send the youngster on loan because the player does not have an EU passport (Sassuolo and Cesena are the most likely destinations).

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