Radja Nainggolan: Why I snubbed Chelsea, Manchester United

Radja Nainggolan

Radja Nainggolan has revealed why he snubbed Manchester United and Chelsea to stay at Roma this summer. The Belgian midfielder had been on Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte’s shortlists for some time after demonstrating his impressive versatility last season. Reports claim United and Chelsea were set to make big-money bids for Nainggolan, with Chelsea attempting…

Chelsea, Man Utd handed transfer blow as top target signs new contract

Mourinho and Conte

Radja Nainggolan has officially signed a contract extension, committing himself to Roma until June 2021. “I’ve demonstrated it’s what I always wanted.” The 29-year-old Belgium international had been the subject of offers from Chelsea, Manchester United and Inter, rerports Football Italia. “Roma are delighted to confirm that midfielder Radja Nainggolan has signed a new four-year…

Man Utd suffer transfer blow as top target in Italy decides to sign contract extension

Jose Mourinho

Premier League giants Manchester United have suffered setback in their pursuit of  their top target Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan. The Serie A club President Jim Pallotta confirms “it’s done” for Nainggolan’s contract extension. The Belgium international midfielder had a 40-minute summit with directors last night and emerged smiling to speak with fans. Asked about the Nainggolan…

Roma set to offload Chelsea target Radja Nainggolan

Radja Nainggolan

Roma are considering offloading star midfielder Radja Nainggolan before June 30 in an effort to comply with Fifa’s Fair Play rules. According to the Metro, the Italian giants must sell one of their top players to meet Financial Fair Play rules and have earmarked Nainggolan as one possible transfer departure. Liverpool target Mohamed Salah and…

Radja Nainggolan: Conte wanted to me at Chelsea

Radja Nainggolan

Radja Nainggolan has revealed he had the chance to come to England over the summer. The Roma midfielder was the subject of a number of bids from Chelsea over the close season. Antonio Conte’s side tried three proposals with the biggest thought to be worth £33m. However, the Belgian decided to stay with Roma and…