Zaniolo to play in Roma’s second preseason friendly with Sunderland

Despite being the subject of a multitude of transfer rumors linking him with a summer move to Juventus, Nicolò Zaniolo will continue to train regularly with the rest of his teammates as Roma travel to Portugal for the second week of preseason training.

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Zaniolo is expected to feature in tomorrow’s friendly with Sunderland.

The 22-year-old missed the opening friendly with local side Ternana reportedly due to low back pain.



The attacker seems to have recovered and could start in tomorrow’s friendly fixture.