According to reports in the Spanish media, Sassuolo forward Domenico Berardi has emerged as a transfer target for La Liga Champions Barcelona.
According to Spanish newspaper Sport, Barcelona are targetting Berardi for a summer transfer. He will be an alternative to Luis Suarez in their attack. Football Italia reports.
Roma were previously linked with Berardi, as former Sassuolo Coach Eusebio Di Francesco is now the manager at Stadio Olimpico and former teammate Lorenzo Pellegrini also plays there.
The 24-year-old Italian boasts of a prolific record, having scored 68 goals and provided 46 assists in 196 competitive games for Sassuolo.
However, he has disciplinary issues, as he has been shown five straight red cards and 54 yellow cards. Bad numbers for a forward.
Roma is preparing for another transfer clash with Barcelona after already losing in recent weeks, as Bordeaux winger Malcom who was at the airport waiting to fly to Rome decided to sign to sign for Barcelona instead after receiving an improved offer.