Sassuolo will converse to Juventus over the sale of Italian midfielder Manuel Locatello, Sassuolo CEO Giovanni Carnevali has confirmed.
It’s been a memorable summer season for Locatelli, who was a part of the Italy squad that received Euro 2020.
Arsenal have been linked with him earlier than the match began however curiosity within the 23-year-old grew as he impressed for the nationwide workforce.
It seems Juve are profitable the race to signal however Sassuolo will solely promote for the precise value.
“Tomorrow we’ll have a direct contact with Juventus for Locatelli,” Carnevali defined to Sky Sport Italia, per Purpose, on Thursday.
“He needs to hitch Juve. We’d be glad to promote Manuel to Juve… however they should pay the precise price.”
Regardless of Locatelli’s clear choice, it’s not simply Juve and Arsenal who’re concerned about signing him.
“Arsenal made a bid to signal him and likewise a brand new English membership is now within the race,” Carnevali added.
Time may be very a lot of the essence close to a Locatelli deal as Sassuolo need any transfers for key gamers accomplished by August 8.
Talking about Domenico Berardi, who’s additionally been linked with a transfer away from Sassuolo, Carnevali stated: “We’re not promoting any of our star names after August 8.”
“Domenico Berardi is our high participant, we need to preserve him.
“If a suggestion have been to reach, we’d take it into consideration and speak to the participant, however we received’t promote anybody deep into August.”
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