Pallotta thinking to Luciano Spalletti

Today’s edition of La Gazzetta dello Sport has reported that Roma president James Pallotta appears ready to had the reins of the first team over to Luciano Spalletti.

Reportedly, while current manager Rudi Garcia is vacationing in Paris, Pallotta is pushing for the appointment of Spalletti after he was received positive reports regarding the former Zenit manager from his trust confidants. In fact, Pallotta has already told sporting director Walter Sabatini to make this appointment happen, but the club is still reflecting: Garcia remains in doubt. Roma will have to work quickly, however, for Spalletti. Why? Because he has an offer from China, and he is pondering.

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