Wednesday July 13 2011
Serie A sides miss out on Witsel

Roma, Milan and Napoli were linked with Axel Witsel, but the Belgian has officially joined Benfica for €10m.

The Standard Liege midfielder had been a regular name on the transfer pages of Italy's sports media in the last few weeks.

He had been very close to Milan, then of interest to Napoli and particularly the Giallorossi.

However, they have all missed out, as Witsel has officially joined Benfica for €10m.

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