From Brazil: Alisson to sign with Roma

Brazilian portal Esporte has reported within the last minutes that Internacional goalkeeper Alisson will, in fact, spurn advances from Juventus in favor of a move to Roma.

Despite Roma offering only €5 million compared to Juventus’ €8 million for the player, Alisson has decided to accept the Giallorossi’s offer. Reportedly, the deal could be completed soon and there could even be an announcement before Christmas. Alisson will move to Roma and sign a 5 year contract with the capital club, however, he will not arrive until the summer, at which point he will take the place of Wojciech Szczesny, who is at the club on loan.

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