Italian Serie A champions Juventus are said to be considering a big money move for Fiorentina star Federico Chiesa who has been strongly linked with Premier League outfit Manchester United in recent days.
The Daily Mirror disclosed that Juventus are considering a potential £45m swoop for Chiesa who has been a consistent performer for his club in the past years.
Juventus have strengthened their attack with the loan signing of Alvaro Morata from Atletico Madrid and they want to bolster their attacking department further with the previously mentioned Chiesa.
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Spanish international Morata has returned to Turin for a second spell as he has signed a season-long loan contract with the option to sign permanently at the end of the loan deal.
Federico Chiesa was a loan target for Manchester United as per the report from The Telegraph. It was stated that the Red Devils had their approach for a loan bid turned down by Fiorentina.
Manchester United wanted to sign him on loan for this season with the option of a permanent deal next summer.
Federico Chiesa had the best season of his career after he scored 10 goals in 34 league outings as his club finished in midtable. In addition, he has one goal in 19 appearances for the Italian national team.