Having failed to coax Papu Gomez from Atalanta, Al-Hilal are reportedly close to a deal for Toronto FC star man Sebastian Giovinco. According to journalist Mootaz Chehade, Al-Hilal are in advanced negotiations with Giovinco’s agent, who is currently in Saudi Arabia. An entry visa has already been granted and an announcement could be imminent. Giovinco celebrates his 32nd birthday tomorrow and has been in Canada with Toronto FC since February 2015. The Atomic Ant scored 83 goals with 51 assists in 142 competitive games for the MLS club.