Roma eyeing Shakhtar’s Junior Moraes

John Solano

Gianluca Petrachi has already brought in several reinforcements in the defence and midfield, however, things have are at a stalemate in attack. As Higuain continues to refuse to leave Juve, the Italian sporting director is starting to look at other potential profiles to bring to Trigoria. One of the possible names is that of Shakhtar Donetsk striker Junior Moraes.

The Brazilian is a player Fonseca is obviously familiar with and, according to, initial contacts have started between Roma and the player’s agents. The Brazilian recently obtained Ukrainian citizenship and managed to score 26 goals in all competitions last season. The contract of the player expires in June 2020 and he could represent an economically beneficial opportunity for the Giallorossi.

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