HOUSTON -- Aleksandar Kolarov is close to joining Roma after telling Pep Guardiola that he wants to leave Manchester City.
The Serbian defender, who is in the final year of his contract, did not feature in Manchester City's 2-0 defeat to rivals United in the International Champions Cup on Thursday.
City are pursuing Monaco left-back Benjamin Mendy but are now set to lose a fourth full-back after allowing Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy and Bacary Sagna to leave the club.
Guardiola signed right-back Kyle...
Roma have confirmed the arrival of striker Gregoire Defrel from Sassuolo on an initial loan deal which could become permanent and reach a total fee of €23 million.
Defrel, who scored 12 goals in 29 Serie A appearances last season, has signed a five-year contract with the Giallorossi, according to an announcement on their website.
Roma have paid €5m for the initial loan deal and they will be obliged to pay a further €15m if certain conditions are met during his loan. Should the...
Paris Saint-Germain got their International Champions Cup (ICC) campaign underway with a 5-3 penalty win over Roma after an initial 1-1 draw in normal time at Comerica Park in Detroit on Wednesday.
PSG defender Marquinhos showed his attacking instincts to open the scoring in the 36th minute after being teed up by Jese Rodriguez, who led the line in a strong starting XI fielded by coach Unai Emery.
Emery was without the likes of Marco Verratti, Angel Di Maria, Edinson Cavani and Thomas Meunier, who...