Tuesday August 14 2012
Torosidis edging to Roma

Rumours are mounting over a move for Greek international Vasilis Torosidis to Roma, with his contract set to expire in 2013.

The Giallorossi are in pole-position for the versatile Olympiacos right-back and, according to, the move is as close as a phone call away from completion.

Further confirmation comes from the fact that new full-back Dodo, who arrived from Corinthians on a free transfer earlier this summer, will not be ready to make his debut until November because of a knee injury.

The capital club are in the market for defensive reinforcements after releasing Aleandro Rosi, Gabriel Heinze and Juan this summer.

Roma have also been linked with picking up Bruno Uvini and Marquinhos from the Brazilian League.

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