The 20-year-old left-footed centre-back impressed during his loan spell at PSV. And improved under former Manchester United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy.
Branthwaite has benefited from the confidence Van Nistelrooy instilled in him after a difficult start in Holland UFABET
Former striker of Real Madrid and the Holland national team. It takes time to grow a 6ft 5in defender. And underscored his faith in the young talent by trying to secure him on a permanent deal last month.
PSV made two bids, the final one believed to be £15m, but were rejected by the Toffees.
PSV sporting director Marcel Brands knows Branthwaite well from his time at Everton, with the player joining from Carlisle for just £1m. pound
Roma continued to monitor his development regularly. And with the fact he’s homegrown. And left-footed, causing Liverpool and Manchester United to pay attention as well
Prior to Wednesday, Branthwaite had made 17 appearances for PSV this season, scoring once in a 4-3 win over Feyenoord and will face a tougher test in the Europa League. League against Sevilla next Thursday. The scouts will assess his progress.