Roma negotiating for Newcastle center back

According to transfer market expert Mario Giunta of Sky Sports Italy Roma are struggling to make progress in a deal for Lille’s Marko Basa and have now turned their attention towards Mapou YangaMbiwa of Newcastle.

Last night Gianluca Di Marzio reported that Roma were also considering making a move for former Internazionale defender Rolando who has been frozen out of Porto’s squad.