The right-back has fallen out of favour with Claudio Ranieri and Roma sporting director Daniele Prade said: 'I spoke with Giuseppe Bozzo, agent of Motta, who confirmed the interest of Manchester City. There is a possibility of a loan.'
Motta, 23, was called up to the Italy squad last year but is part-owned by Udinese.
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