Sky Sport: Iturbe edges nearer to Watford

Gianluca Di Marzio of Sky Sport has reported that Roma’s Juan Iturbe appears ready to join Premier League outfit Watford in January.

Reportedly, the Argentine looks likely to leave Trigoria after the parties agreed to a transfer. Watford will pay €1.5 million for the six month loan of Iturbe and will have an option to make the move permanent in the summer for €15 million. Barring a last minute change of heart, like there was in the summer after a deal was agreed to with Genoa, Iturbe appears ready to say “yes” to England and salute the Italian capital,

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