sport news Chris Smalling receives hero's welcome after completing £18m move to Roma

Chris Smalling receives a hero's welcome from thrilled Roma fans after returning on £18m permanent deal from following successful loan spell in Serie A Chris Smalling finally completed his return to Roma late on Monday evening  The defender impressed on loan last year at the Serie A side The 31-year-old had been a Utd player for 10 years yet has opted to move away The £18m deal was reportedly completed just one minute before the deadline 

By Kieran Jackson For Mailonline

Published: 17:11 BST, 6 October 2020 | Updated: 20:42 BST, 6 October 2020

725 shares

28

View
comments

Chris Smalling received a raucous reception from Roma fans on Tuesday after finally completing a permanent move to the Serie A side on deadline-day. 

The 31-year-old, who was surplus to requirements at under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, left Old Trafford on Monday night following 10 years at the club and after a deal was completed just one minute before the Italian window closed. 

And Smalling, who impressed on loan at Roma last season, was met by a chorus of cheers and chants in on Tuesday as he waved and posed with supporters. 

Chris Smalling poses for the cameras in Italy after completing his £18m move to Roma

Chris Smalling poses for the cameras in after completing his £18m move to Roma 

The 31-year-old centre back waved and motioned to the crowd of ecstatic supporters in

Reports

read more from dailymail.....

PREV sport news Dominic Thiem dumped OUT of French Open by Diego Schwartzman
NEXT sport news Trent Alexander-Arnold and Virgil van Dijk offer Neco Williams their total ...