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Exams tomorrow for Pellegrini following ankle injury as he closes in on contract renewal

RomaPress Staff
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Roma are holding their breathe regarding midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini.

The Italian was forced to abandon the pitch in the second half during yesterday’s 0-0 draw against Sassuolo after midfielder Pedro Obiang stamped on the on his right ankle.

The club announced that the Pellegrini will undergo follow-up examinations tomorrow as the Giallorossi await to learn the extent of the injury.

Meanwhile, calciomercato.com reports that the 24 year-old is closing in on a contract renewal with Roma.

Reportedly, the capital club is set to hand the midfielder a new deal until 2025 while also removing the €30 million buyout clauses in Pellegrini’s current contract.

Roma hope to be able to announce the news of Pellegrini’s renewal in the coming weeks.

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