From France: Roma on Lille’s Thiago Maia

Roma are looking for a reinforcement in the midfielder for January and one of the names in the list of Monchi, according to French outlet La Voix du Nord, is Lille’s Thiago Maia. The Brazilian has made 12 appearances this season for the French side and in his second year in Ligue 1, could look for a move away in January. Reportedly, Monchi has presented an offer to Lille on the basis of a loan with an option to buy for €10 million.

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