Rasmus Kristensen nears Roma switch, excluded from Leeds United friendly

Rasmus Kristensen is a step away from joining Roma on loan.

As surfaced in numerous reports over the last few days, Roma have finalized the loan transfer of Danish defender Rasmus Kristensen from Leeds United.

Kristensen is expected to join the capital club until 2024.

To confirm the advanced stages of the deal, Leeds United did not call up Kristensen for their preseason friendly with Manchester United.