TORINO – You put Federico Cherubini e Tiago Pinto in the same venue in Milan. The ds of the Juventus and the gm of the Roma they have been spotted far from prying eyes and far from the classic – and busy – places of negotiations. A chat with friends that warms up the deal Nicolò Zaniolo on the Turin-Rome section. The cross between the transfer market man of the Bianconeri and that of the Giallorossi comes in the middle of a day full of appointments for both. At Continassa they think of the 22-year-old blue since January, when a first poll was staged, and in recent months the track has never been completely abandoned. There were ups and downs, also due to the inclusion of Milan, still at the window for the Roma player (yesterday Pinto also met the Rossoneri). But right now, according to what filters from the Milanese salons, Juventus is again in pole position for Zaniolo. The puzzle is complex and not yet completed. But the fact that the Bianconeri and the Giallorossi talk about it confirms the common will.
Roma start from a valuation of 50-60 million, while Juventus would not want to go beyond 40 plus bonuses. A meeting point, however, is possible. Especially since the Giallorossi are reported much more open on the issue of counterparts. And blurred Merih Demiralthat Atalanta has redeemed from Juventus for 20 million plus bonuses, there is another player who does not mind at all a Mourinho. It is about Arthurfar from untouchable in the plans of Massimiliano Allegri. The former Barcelona midfielder, close to moving to Arsenal in the winter, could become the key to the deal between Juventus and Roma. But the two negotiations could also be disconnected and carried out separately by the two clubs. More meetings will be needed, Milan permitting, to get to the white smoke for Zaniolo.
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