The agent of Lyon winger Maxwell Root reported that interest in his client exhibits the Roma.
“I don’t think Root will be a Roma player in the next few hours, but it can become a Roma player in the next few days,” said Emmanuel De Kerchove.
“I had contacts with Monchi, but Roma has not yet made any formal offers to Lyon. At the moment, on their part they only received the request.”
20-year-old Ivorian moved to Lyon in the winter of 2015 from Metz.
Last season, totally scored 10 goals and gave three assists in 51 games for Lyon in all competitions.