Italian giants AS Roma are arranging an method to indicator Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez, who has formerly captivated interest from the likes of Arsenal and Manchester United.
The Uruguay intercontinental joined Atleti from Danubio back in the summer time of 2013, and he has considering that performed a vital purpose in the initially-crew squad.
According to Tuttomercatoweb, the Giallorossi are weighing up a bid for Gimenez, who is being seen as a likely prospect to fill the void still left by Antonio Rudiger.
Rudiger still left for Chelsea in a £31m deal before this summer time, and the Serie A giants regard Gimenez as the perfect alternative owing to his likely to characteristic at equally correct-back and centre-back.
Gimenez managed just 12 starts in the Spanish La Liga last time period, and he is explained to be taking into consideration his Atleti long term in spite of the club banned from registering refreshing gamers until eventually the New Year.