Sky Italia: Roma are tracking Newell’s Old Boys striker

According to Sky Italia calciomercato journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, Roma are tracking young striker Ezequial Ponce of Newell’s Old Boys.

Reportedly, the Giallorossi have offered €7 million for 70% of the rights to the Argentine and, in fact, have already agreed to a 5 year deal with the player. Newell’s vice president, Jorge Ricobelli, will be in Europe later next month to open up negotiations for Ponce, whose future could be tied to the capital of Italy.

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.