Roma linked with Empoli’s Tonelli

According to a report from Il Corriere dello Sport, Roma sporting director Walter Sabatini is pondering a potential move for Empoli central defender Lorenzo Tonelli.

Reportedly, Sabatini has asked for information regarding the Tuscan-born defender. The Giallorossi, who have struggled all season at the back, are seeking another central defender in the January transfer window. Tonelli along with Genoa’s De Maio and Inter’s Juan Jesus.

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