NEWS
Sunday August 13 2017
Promes an option for Roma

Roma have identified Spartak Moscow talent Quincy Promes as the alternative if Leicester City refuse to sell Riyad Mahrez.

Director of sport Monchi warned this week that the €35m bid, including bonuses, was the final offer for Mahrez and he’ll wait until midnight on August 15 for a formal reply.

In the meantime, he is looking around for other options and seems to have settled on a Dutch international.

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Giallorossi have chosen Promes, the 25-year-old Spartak Moscow winger.

He arrived from FC Twente in 2014 for €11.5m and the price-tag is believed to be in the region of €25m.

Promes scored 12 goals with 10 assists in 26 Russian Premier League games last season.

The current campaign has already started and he has five goals in seven competitive appearances.