Roma eyeing move for Ruslan Malinovskyi

Roma appear to have a genuine interest in signing Racing Genk midfielder Ruslan Malinovskyi.

According to the football transfer rumours in Italian media, Roma are eyeing move for Ruslan Malinovskyi.

The Ukraine international joined Racing Genk from Shakhtar Donetsk. His contract expires in the summer of 2022.

Ruslan Malinovskyi
Ruslan Malinovskyi

Ruslan Malinovskyi has played 115 times for Racing Genk since signing from Shakhtar Donetsk, scoring 25 goals and creating 26 assists in that time.

The 25-year-old is considered to be one of the best midfielders in Ukraine.

As a member of Ukraine national football team, Malinovskyi won 18 caps and he scored two goals.

His performances have seen him become the target of many European clubs including Roma.

Monchi wants to sign a new midfielder and Ruslan Malinovskyi is one of the names at the top of his wishlist. He is a known admirer of the player and is reportedly keen on the idea of bringing him this summer.

Ruslan Malinovskyi would provide a good variety to Roma’s midfield.

According to Football Italia, “Racing Genk and Ukraine midfielder Ruslan Malinovskyi is reportedly on Roma’s radar. According to Sky Sport Italia’s Gianluca Di Marzio, Malinovskyi is rated at €12m and his qualities ‘haven’t gone unnoticed’ by Roma sporting director Monchi. However, Di Marzio believes this deal is more likely to happen in June, despite the Giallorossi already reaching out to his employers.”

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Racing Genk are not in a position where they need to sell and would like to keep hold of the midfielder, but right offer may force the club to consider a deal.

Undoubtedly he would be a fantastic recruit for Roma.

Roma fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club this summer.

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