Bruno Alves’ Agent Plays Down Inter Rumours

Bruno Alves’ Agent Plays Down Inter Rumours
February 5, 2019 19:00
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Bruno Alves’ agent has played down rumours linking the defender with a move to Inter at the end of the January transfer window.

The Nerazzurri identified the 37 year-old as a potential last-minute replacement for Joao Miranda, who asked to leave the Nerazzurri in search of more game-time.

However Parma were unwilling to let the centre-back leave midway through the season and have since extended Alves’ contract until the end of the 2019-20 campaign.

“He’s an extraordinary player, it was a real honour for him to be linked to Inter and Juventus at his age,” Cecere told Tuttomercatoweb today.

“Juventus evaluated both him and [Martin] Caceres but they never contacted us. Inter meanwhile made an enquiry in case Miranda left.

I don’t think Parma would have sold him though [if either club had made an offer].

“Bruno was always calm while these rumours circulated. It’s flattering to be wanted by Inter and Juventus but he’s happy at Parma and that’s why we signed the new deal.”

By Will Beckman
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