Greek national team captain hails Manolas

Giorgios Karagounis, the captain of Greece’s national team, spoke to TuttomercatoWeb about Kostas Manolas, the new defender of AS Roma:

“Manolas? He’s a good player, he’s young, talented, he’s very fast. He defends well, and has a great profile and has a great future, he’s a great purchase for Roma. What do I think of the move? Roma are a great team, the Italian league is among the best, it’s good for him and is an important step forward.”

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.