Roma closing in on Karsdorp

Roma are closing in on Feyenoord right-back Rick Karsdorp.

Gianluca Di Marzio reports that after reaching an agreement on a contract with the Dutchman, contact with Feyenoord have intensified and the negotiation are in the final stages for the player as the sides are starting to bridge the gap between offer and Feyenoord’s asking price. Next week, though, is expected to be decisive and Di Francesco may receive an important reinforcement.

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