SportItalia: Roma closer to Carbonero

According to SportItalia journalist Alfredo Pedullà, Roma are closing in on Carlos Carbonero.

Roma met with Carbonero’s officials today and the Giallorossi have raised their bid for the loan of the player. River Plate insists on a forced option to buy while Roma do not want to be obligated to purchase the player at the end of his proposed two year loan.

Roma are continuing for Carbonero and hope to reach an agreement soon.

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