Report: Monchi likes CSKA Moscow’s Mario Fernandes

Though they will be adversaries on the pitch tonight, SportMediaset reports that Roma sporting director, Monchi, admires CSKA Moscow right back Mario Fernandes. The Brazilian, who joined the Russian side from Gremio in 2012, is name the Spanish director likes, especially in the event that Rick Karsdorp departs the club in January.

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