Manolas-Zenit on standby, Dortmund like Paredes

After the sale of Momo Salah to Liverpool, the market of Roma continues.

Alfredo Pedulla reports that after meeting in with Zenit representatives for Manolas, Monchi and Baldissoni have returned to Rome without a finalised deal. Zenit have offered €30 million for the player while Roma ask for €40 million, a very sizeable gap. Zenit did not make a counter offer and now Roma await an improved offer.

Paredes, meanwhile, is drawing the interest of Dortmund, according to Gianluca Di Marzio. The German club greatly admire the Argentine midfielder and are contemplating taking concrete steps in acquiring the player.

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