Monchi likes Bayer’s Wendell

Roma are looking for reinforcements at left-back.

Mario Rui is close to saying “goodbye” and Emerson Palmieri is out of action until October due to his torn ACL. reports that one name Monchi likes and is pondering is that of Bayer Leverkusen’s Wendell. The 23 year old Brazilian made 38 appearances for the club last season and has a contract that expires in 2021.

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