Benatia: the updates

The Moroccan international is on the verge of departure, according to German and Italian sources

After weeks of arguments, the episode looks close to an end: Mehdi Benatia (27) might leave in the next few days. According to German newspaper Der Spiegel, Bayern Munchen has accepted Roma’s requests for a sum in the region of €30 million. Bayern is now in negotiations with the Roma defender to agree personal terms.

As reported by Sky Sport Italia, Roma director of football Walter Sabatini will arrive in Bavaria between tomorrow and monday to complete the deal.