Sunday July 28 2013
Roma close on Arsenal's Gervinho

Italian sources claim Roma are defining personal terms with Gervinho today to complete the transfer from Arsenal next week.

The Giallorossi have not been shy about their negotiations for the Ivory Coast international striker, who already worked with Coach Rudi Garcia at Lille.

According to Sky Sport Italia, director of sport Walter Sabatini will meet with Gervinho’s agents today to whittle down the final details on personal terms.

Talks with Arsenal are progressing well and they are optimistic the move can be completed next week.

It’s reported Roma will eventually reach a compromise with the Gunners thanks to an offer worth €8m.