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Roma make €17 million bid to sign Smalling from Man United

AS Roma have made a new offer of €17 million to Manchester United for the permanent acquisition of English center-back Chris Smalling. The England international is currently at Roma on a season-long loan from Man United where he has impressed with brilliant defensive performances. READ: Real Sociedad send wishes to ex-player Kovacevic after shooting Reports were rife that representatives of the Stadio Olimpico outfit had been in negotiations with Manchester United over a possible transfer of Smalling but a deal was yet to be finalized.   However, Calciomercato have confirmed that Roma have launched a new bid for the defender. The new offer of €17 million is pretty close to Man United's €20 million valuation of Chris Smalling. Therefore, they've met his asking price after initia...