Corriere dello Sport have reported this afternoon that Roma will make a move for Micah Richards in January.
The Rome-based newspaper has insisted that the Giallorossi are keen on bringing in a defender over the winter with Nicolas Burdisso expected to leave.
And after missing out Adil Rami, Rudi Garcia’s side have targeted the Manchester City full-back as their main man.
The England international has been a peripheral figure at the Etihad Stadium for 18 months, first through injury and then the form of Pablo Zabaleta.
Manuel Pellegrini’s are expected to listen to offers, however it is unclear what sort of bid they would accept.