transfers | 2015-11-23
Barcelona targetting Roma's fullback Alessandro Florenzi
Luis Enrique could be looking for yet another versatile footballer for his squad
According to TalkSport, the Catalan club is eyeing Roma's fullback, Alessandro Florenzi. The Italian international has excellent versatility much like Sergi Roberto and Aleix Vidal, Luis Enrique sees him as a possible long-term replacement for Dani Alves, whose contract expires in 2017.
Florenzi has recently commented on the rumors linking him to FC Barcelona, per Football Italia.
“Barcelona's interest? You have to live day by day, without thinking about tomorrow. I'm enjoying my splendid Roma, after that we'll see. Now I'm thinking about winning here but I'd be daft to claim I'm not flattered by Barca's interest. It means I'm doing well and I'm on the right track."
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