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Roma target Moses swoop

Kelvin Ekerete

Italian Serie A side, AS Roma, are interested in signing Nigerian wing-back, Victor Moses, from Chelsea.

Moses is currently on loan at Inter Milan with the club having an option to buy the Nigerian after his loan spell, but the 29-year-old may be surplus to requirement at the club after reports indicate the Italians are on the lookout for more wing-backs.

According to football-italia.net, the capital team are ready to swoop in for the Chelsea player if Inter passes on the right to sign him on a permanent deal.

Moses joined Inter in January and has provided four assists in 14 appearances, but injuries have limited his playing time at the club.
Calciomercato.it claims Roma are looking at him as a reinforcement for their right flank and a back-up for Bruno Peres, who has flourished under manager, Paulo Fonseca.

Alessandro Florenzi is another option, but reports say Moses will be placed ahead of him in the pecking order.

The Nigerian is contracted to Chelsea till 2021, but he is currently surplus to requirement at the London side.

Source: punchng.com