Sergio Romero has been forced to stay at Manchester United after a proposed transfer to MLS franchise Inter Miami failed to materialise, with the transfer window in the United States now closed as of Thursday night.
Romero has been keen to leave United since the end of last season as a result of being pushed down the goalkeeper pecking order by the return of homegrown stopper Dean Henderson.
The veteran Argentine, who had spent the last five years as a dependable understudy to David de Gea and was often called upon to play in cup competitions, has been left out of the club’s Champions League and Premier League squads this season.
With his prospects of game time at Old Trafford gone, Romero had been seeking a move to Everton before the Premier League transfer window closed at the start of this month. But, despite suggestions of the Toffees being willing to pay his full wages to take him on loan, United are rumoured to have priced the player out of the move by demanding a transfer fee. Continue reading