Tiago Pinto to meet with Mkhitaryan’s entourage in Monte-Carlo

Andy Mattioli

After calling it quits with the Armenian national team, Henrikh Mkhitaryan is now fully focused on his club career.

The veteran attacker wants to continue playing at a high level and the consistency of his performances under Jose Mourinho has given Roma a reason to initiate talks regarding a contract extension for the player whose current contract is set to expire in June.

Italian newspaper Il Tempo reports that there is growing optimism on both sides that a deal will be reached soon.

General Manager Tiago Pinto is scheduled to fly next week to Monte-Carlo where he will meet with Mkhitaryan’s entourage.

It remains to be seen whether the extension will be of an additional year or two with a lower salary included.

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