Agent reveals Roma, Atletico Madrid keen on Nacional Montevideo youngster Mauricio Pereyra

The agent of Nacional Montevido midfielder Mauricio Pereyra has revealed interest from Roma.

Antonio Caliendo says the 20 year-old is being followed by Roma and Spain's Atletico Madrid.

He told TMW: "It 's important for the lad that he is being followed by Roma. He plays in Uruguay for Nacional and in Italy can be compared to (Andrea) Pirlo.

"Across Europe, there is Atletico Madrid."