Roma are reportedly offering €40m for Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey, but the asking price is €50m.
The Serie A transfer window shuts on Friday at 19.00 UK time (18.00 GMT) and there is still time to do one last deal.
Director of sport Monchi’s assistant, Frederic Massara, was spotted at the transfer HQ in Milan this afternoon, suggesting talks are on-going.
According to Mediaset Premium, the player in question is Jamaica international winger Bailey.
An offer of €40m is on the table, whereas Bayer Leverkusen want €50m for the 21-year-old talent.
He scored 12 goals with six assists in 34 competitive games for the German club last season.