According to Il Tempo Walter Sabatini surprised everyone once again. The experienced AS Roma’s sporting director is very close to sign Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa.
Rudi Garcia is the author of this negotiation because the French coach suggested to Sabatini to go ahead with this pursue. Garcia noted Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa when the player was playing with Montpellier. Mbiwa also played with the the French U-21 National team as well as three matches with the Blues.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa seems to be able to play as central defender as well as fullback. The deal is still not official but the player should undergo his medical here in Rome this morning.