Rome transfer market, Zapata gets complicated: latest news

The Giallorossi are thinking of Broja and Wilian José

After closing for midfielders Leandro Paredes and Renato Sanches, Roma aim to strengthen their attack according to the latest transfer market news. Work continues to reach Atalanta’s Duvan Zapata, but at the moment there is still no agreement with the player and also with the Bergamo club, which continues to change the conditions to deprive itself of the Colombian. Roma then look around and asked Chelsea for information about Armando Broja, an Albanian born in 2001: the Giallorossi, according to Sky Sport reports, would like the striker on loan but at the moment the Blues are not open to this formula. On Broja there is also Milan who would like, as well as Rome, the player on loan.

Giallorossi who also evaluate Willian José, central striker born in 1991 owned by Betis Sevilla, author of the decisive goal in recovery 2-1 in the success against Villarreal in his debut in La Liga last Sunday. Rome that does not abandon the track that leads to Marcos Leonardo. The striker’s agent, Rafaela Pimenta, is in Brazil to unblock the situation. Santos lost their last game 4-0 against Fortaleza and are in a very complicated situation. To give the green light to the transfer of the player, it could only be a question of an economic nature, with Santos who could play upwards to monetize the transfer of the young striker born in 2003 as much as possible.

Meanwhile the official announcement has arrived about Leandro Paredes who is once again a new Roma player. The Giallorossi club itself announced it with a statement on its website: “AS Roma is pleased to announce the return to the Giallorossi of World Champion Leandro Paredes. The midfielder, born in 1994, was signed on a permanent basis by Paris Saint- Germain Leo has signed a contract until 30 June 2025. Raised in Boca Juniors, he joined Roma in the summer of 2014, after a brief spell in Chievo.He remained in yellow and red for two seasons, interspersed with an experience at Empoli. During his career, Paredes also wore the jerseys of Zenit and Juventus, as well as that of Paris Saint-Germain.The Argentine national team, with Seleccion he won both an America’s Cup and the World Cup in Qatar, the latter together with Paulo Dybala. Welcome home, Leo!”

The purchase of Renato Sanches has also been made official. The 26-year-old Portuguese arrives on loan from Paris Saint Germain. “AS Roma is pleased to announce the signing of Renato Sanches from Paris Saint-Germain on a temporary basis with an obligation to buy under certain conditions,” reads the official website of the Giallorossi club. “I am very happy to have arrived at this great club: the club’s project won me over, I think playing for Roma is the ideal choice for me”, said Renato Sanches. “It is very important for any player to feel the support of supporters: in my case the impact I had on the first day made me realize how much these fans are in love with the team and this can only push me to give my all to win with this shirt”.

Midfielder, born in 1997, Renato Sanches became European champion with the Portuguese national team (together with Rui Patricio) in 2016, becoming the youngest starter in the history of the European Championships and the youngest ever scorer in the knockout phase. In his career he has also played for Benfica, Bayern Munich, Swansea, Lille. Furthermore, with Portugal, he counts 32 appearances and 3 goals. “We have been following the profile of Renato Sanches carefully for some time: although he is still young, he has already developed the habit of winning in all competitions, at club and national level”, commented the General Manager of the sports area Tiago Pinto. “Renato has such technical and physical qualities that he integrates perfectly with those of our midfield, making him even more competitive.”