Roma enter talks for Chelsea’s Mohamed Salah

According to both Sky Italia and Alessandro Austini of Il Tempo, Roma’s Walter Sabatini is holding talks to acquire Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah.

The Egyptian winger has been heavily linked to a move to Italy after reports from England emerged that Chelsea are set to off-load the player along with German Andre Schurrle. The Blues reportedly have proposed a loan with an obligatory purchase option set at €17 million while Roma have, reportedly, offered a loan with an option to buy at €15 million.

The parties continue to talk – Roma are pushing for the young Egyptian.

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