Pallotta assures Manolas of wage increase

Il Tempo have reported that after the victory against Genoa, Roma president James Pallotta assured defender Kostas Manolas that he would receive a wage increase.

The Greek, whose contract with Roma expires in 2019, has been the subject of several transfer rumors, especially given his substantially low wages. However, it appears Roma are keen for the player to remain and are ready to hand him higher wages and, perhaps, even extend his contract.

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