Roma edging closer to landing Chelsea striker Shevchenko

Roma is emerging as a likely destination for Chelsea striker Andriy Shevchenko.

The Ukraine great admitted he could move to Roma earlier this week and developments in the last 24 hours has increased the likelihood of an agreement.

The key is Silvano Cotti, a masseur with experience with the Italy national team. Cotti is set to join the staff at Roma - and is also Sheva's personal massage therapist.