Genoa are hoping to sign Bordeaux’s Henri Saivet as Adel Taarabt looks to be on his way to Fulham.
The Queens Park Rangers playmaker had been linked with a move to the Grifone, but with news that he will play his football at Craven Cottage next term, the Marassi side are assessing other options.
One of those, according to respected journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, is the 22-year-old France U21 international.
Genoa have already enquired about signing the young attacker, and are expected to hear back from the Ligue 1 side this week.
Saivet was ever-present for Bordeaux last term, playing in 34 games and scoring eight goals.
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