Sunday March 24 2019
Roma ask Torino for Petrachi

Roma are increasingly focusing their attention on current Torino director of sport Gianluca Petrachi as a replacement for Monchi.

After the Spaniard walked away for a return to his old club Sevilla, the race was on to find a new director of sport.

Contenders include Lille chief Luis Campos, but the new hot favourite is Petrachi.

According to La Stampa newspaper, there is a basic agreement between Petrachi and Roma for their reunion this summer.

Torino are a big obstacle, though, because his contract runs to June 2020 and Granata President Urbano Cairo is not eager to let his right-hand man go.

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