As reported by the prestigious Italian media outlet Il Corriere dello Sport, Philip Kostic has become the new target of the AS Rome in this winter transfer market at the request of José Mourinho, who knows that the first team needs to improve in order to fight for the qualifying spots for the next edition of the UEFA Champions League.
The Portuguese coach is doing everything possible to improve the squad for the remainder of the season with the intention of fulfilling the objective of putting the club at the top of the table in Serie A, taking into account that they are still far from being able to compete for the title. In recent days he has already added Sergio Oliveira from Porto and Maitland Niles from Arsenal, who arrive to improve two weak positions.
Mourinho’s third request
Roma’s new target is Filip Kostic, one of the best left wingers in Europe and a fundamental piece within Eintracht Frankfurt, desired by several European football greats such as Inter Milan and Tottenham Hotspur.
The Serbian has a contract until the summer of 2023 with Eintracht Frankfurt, who would not look badly on an exit at this time of his contract for 15 million euros, which is not a high price if we take into account his level and conditions.
Roma intends to hit the table to get their services and have a first-rate left wing in the Serie, where they have teams like Inter Milan, AC Milan, Juventus Turin, Napoli and Atalanta ahead of them. from Bergamo.
On the other hand, the player wants to make a leap in quality in his career and show that he is one of the best in the world in his position.