Wednesday May 28 2014
Verona and Madrid meet over Iturbe

Verona are reported to be meeting with Real Madrid for talks over the sale of Juan Iturbe to Los Blancos.

The 20-year-old played a starring role for the Scaligeri this season while on-loan from Porto, scoring eight goals in 33 appearances for the Veneto side.

Just days ago, he completed a permanent move to the Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi for a fee of €15m.

However, respected journalist Gianluca Di Marzio now reports that Verona and Madrid delegations will meet during the next few hours, along with Iturbe’s agent, to discuss a fee that would take the Argentine to Santiago Bernabeu.

Roma are also said to be interested in securing the player’s services, but the ten-time European champions remain at the head of the queue.