Brescia owner Massimo Cellino confirms Roma interest in Tonali

Brescia owner Massimo Cellino has confirmed to Corriere dello Sport that Roma are interested in midfielder Sandro Tonali and that the Giallorossi have asked for the player. The youngster has become one of the jewels of Italian football and is sought after by many in Italy and abroad. These are his words:

“Yes, Roma have asked me for Tonali. We talked about him with Baldissoni several times. A little while ago, though, I was contacted by Liverpool”.

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