News on October 6, Beijing time, Manchester United announced through the official website that England defender Smalling has joined Roma. According to reports, his transfer fee can reach up to 20 million euros. Smalling played for Rome on loan before.
The 30-year-old Smalling played for Rome on loan last season and scored 3 goals in 37 appearances for Rome. His performance was very good and Roma decided to buy him out. According to reports, Rome will pay a fixed transfer fee of 15 million euros for Smalling, and a floating transfer fee of up to 5 million euros can be added based on performance.
Smalling joined Manchester United from Fulham in 2010. He scored 18 goals in 323 appearances for Manchester United, won 2 Premier League titles, 1 FA Cup title, 1 League Cup title, and 3 communities. Shield champion and 1 Europa League champion.