Torino have categorically denied claims that they have revived their bid to sign Djamel Mesbah from Milan.
The newly promoted club did reach an agreement with the Diavolo for the left-back earlier this summer, but the player wasn’t convinced.
After further links with Marseille and Palermo, the 27-year-old is again being paired with Toro ahead of Friday’s transfer deadline.
But Torino sporting director Gianluca Petrachi has insisted that the Algerian is not part of their plans. “Mesbah? Absolutely not,” he underlined.
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