Fiorentina appear to have taken a step forward in their pursuit of Lucas Perri.
According to the football transfer rumours in Italian media, Fiorentina are leading the race for Sao Paulo goalkeeper Lucas Perri.
The 21-year-old has been subject to interest from various European clubs.
Perri has long been touted as one of Brazil’s most promising young talents.
Lucas Perri has represented Brazil at Under-20 level, winning five caps.
Fiorentina shortlist Lucas Perri as transfer target this winter.
Stefano Pioli has always been a manager who keeps his eyes on the most talented young players across the globe.
Fiorentina are desperate to make an impact in the winter transfer window.
According to Football Italia (via UOL Esporte), “Fiorentina have joined the race for Sao Paulo goalkeeper Lucas Perri, also of interest to Roma and Napoli. According to Brazilian site UOL Esporte, the Viola have made an approach for the 21-year-old. Napoli and Roma have already shown interest in the shot-stopper.”
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Sao Paulo are not in a position where they need to sell and would like to keep hold of the goalkeeper, but right offer may force the club to consider a deal.
If Perri turns out to be a star like many expect, it could be one of the club’s smartest transfers.
Undoubtedly he would be a fantastic recruit for Fiorentina.
Fiorentina fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club this winter.
Will Lucas Perri be a Fiorentina player soon? Only time will tell. Thanks to his great displays, he’ll be at a much bigger club than Sao Paulo this time next year.
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