“I am very happy to be at Roma and couldn’t wait,” said Newcastle’s Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa ahead of a medical.
The 25-year-old defender flew in to Fiumicino airport today and spoke to reporters before he was whisked away to meet medical staff.
“I am very happy to be at Roma and couldn’t wait to get here,” said Yanga-Mbiwa.
“I have already spoken to Rudi Garcia on the phone over the last few days.
“I am ready, Forza Roma!”
He is currently undergoing a medical at the Policlinico Gemelli in Rome.