Clarets Show Interest In Argentina Midfielder Rodrigo Battaglia
According to reports in the Portuguese press Jornal de Notícias, Burnley are chasing Argentina international midfielder Rodrigo Battaglia from Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon. The paper reports that the Clarets have made ‘informal approach’ for the player, long with AS Roma the transfer amount being discussed for now would be €25m.
Sporting Lisbon have said that the figures is not enough and they are demanding at least €45m to start talks for the former Argentina U21 International. Battaglia has played for a number of clubs including Atlético Huracán (68), Racing Club (8), Sporting Braga (22) and Sporting Lisbon (20), he has also spent time on loan at Moreirense (35) Chaves (14) and in his homeland club Rosario Central (4).