Inter Milan will look to loan Jiangsu Suning star Alex Teixeira

Inter Milan will look to loan Jiangsu Suning attacking midfielder Alex Teixeira in January, according to the football transfer rumours in Italian Media (Football Italia).

The Brazil international was signed by Jiangsu Suning in February 2016 from Shakhtar Donetsk for a fee of 50 million euros. The 27-year-old has a valid contract with Jiangsu Suning until June 2019.

Teixeira has played 66 times for Jiangsu Suning since signing from Shakhtar Donetsk, scoring 28 goals and creating 21 assists in that time.

The 27-year-old is considered to be one of the best attacking midfielders in Brazil.

The Brazil international has been in impressive form for Jiangsu Suning this season.

 

Alex Teixeira
Alex Teixeira

 

Alex Teixeira has represented Brazil at Under-17 and Under-20 level, winning 26 caps and scoring 11 goals.

Adding a attacking midfielder remains Inter Milan’s top priority this winter and Luciano Spalletti will have drafted a shortlist of a number of possible targets he could approach in the coming weeks.

The Brazil international is thought to perfectly fit the profile of attacking player Luciano Spalletti wants to target in the winter transfer window.

Luciano Spalletti is a long term admirer of Alex Teixeira and believes he can get the most out of the Brazil international.

 

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Inter Milan will be desperate to make an impact in winter transfer window.

According to the report in Italian Media, Brazil international’s opportunities have been limited in recent times. Inter Milan is preparing to take the Brazilian on loan in January, as Coach Luciano Spalletti doesn’t have a player who can play behind the strikers.

How strong that interest is and whether Inter Milan will make a winter move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.

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