Roma ready to thwart Chelsea bid to sign defensive ace

first_img ADVICE Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade REPLY Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions 2 Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars So now, according to the Corriere dello Sport, Roma’s sporting director Monchi is in the process of drawing up fresh terms for Manolas which would crucially erase that clause. BEST OF MONEY shining Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move REVEALED Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Latest Football Stories REVEALED Manolas celebrates after Roma’s famous Champions League win over Barcelona. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card no dice Chelsea could be denied in their bid to sign Kostas Manolas as Roma prime a new contract for their defensive ace.The Blues, along with Juventus and Bayern Munich, are interested in the centre-back who is considered one of the best in Italian football. 2 Roma star Kostas Manolas celebrates Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? huge blow RANKED The 27-year-old is now into his fifth season in the Italian capital, however his current contract contains a release clause set at a reasonably low £31.5million and Roma are sweating on the situation.Chelsea are long-term admirers of Manolas and were heavily linked with a summer move for him while Bayern and Juve are interested in January swoops. Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury The new contract is expected to include a pay rise which would tempt the Greece international into committing his future to Roma.last_img read more