Empoli close in on Roma’s Salih Ucan
Empoli are close to signing Salih Ucan on a loan deal until the end of the season from AS Roma.
According to the Italian sports website Calciomercato, the two clubs sporting directors Walter Sabatini ve Marcello Carli met in Milan to discuss the transfer.
Empoli have turned their attention towards Uçan after failing to land Riccardo Saponara from AC Milan.
Uçan is currently on a two-year loan at Roma from Fenerbahce.
The young midfielder has played just three minutes of Serie A football this season for Roma.
The 20-year-old midfielder is currently on a two-year loan at Roma, the Italian club have the option to sign the talented playmaker at any time during the loan.