The father of Ezequiel Ponce claims the transfer of his son to Roma is finalized

Daniel Ponce, the father of Newell’s Old Boys striker Ezequiel Ponce who is closing in on a move to Roma, spoke to Argentine radio station LT8 regarding the transfer:

“This week we have closed the deal with Roma. I’m happy for Ezequiel. He will, however, remain for another year at Newell’s.”

The young striker will join Roma after Newell’s season ends in December 2015.

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.