Volker Struth spoke about Juventus' recent acquisition of his client
TRANSFER MARKET JUVENTUS HOWEDES ROMA / Now it's official! Roma's sporting director Monchi was chasing Benedikt Höwedes. The Germany international is a strong centre-back that Juventus purchased right at the end of the past transfer market session.
The player's agent, Volker Struth, unveiled that Juventus faced Roma competition to sign his client.
"We were in contact with Roma, Leicester City, and Arsenal. The Gunners were thinking about Howedes when Inter was pushing to sign Mustafi. However, my client was ready to move to Turin right away. His preference was for Juventus."
Secret info unveiled! Sometimes, when the transfer window is over players' agents unveiled negotiations and interesting facts. Roma was interested in Howedes even if in several press conferences Monchi stated that Di Francesco was happy with his group of defenders.