Empoli President Corsi: “Roma haven’t asked us concretely for Bennacer”.


Empoli president Fabrizio Corsi spoke to calciomercato.com today regarding his club’s two starlets: Hamed Junior Traorè and Ismael Bennacer, who has bee heavily linked with a potential move to Roma. These are his words:

For Bennacer, are the margins there for a January sale?
Absolutely not, he’ll remain until June at least.

Have you spoken to Roma about Bennacer for June?
Roma have never concretely asked us for Bennacer.

Then there’s the jewel Traorè, who many in Serie A like, including Inter. Can you confirm?
All the teams that make or have made the Champions League like Traorè, Inter included.

The Editor of RomaPress.us, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including ASRoma.com, EuroFantasyLeague.com, and ESPN.