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Tuesday February 11 2014
‘Juve, Viola want Baselli’

The agent of young Atalanta defender Daniele Baselli has confirmed there are several clubs including Juventus and Fiorentina are chasing his client’s signature.

The 21-year-old has impressed for the Bergamo side this season and his representative says that this has not gone unnoticed both at home and abroad.

“Fiorentina and Juventus have both been following the player for a while,” Giuseppe Riso has told Tuttoatalanta.com.

“There are also some other teams across Europe who are interested in him and the competition for him will start up again during the summer transfer window.

“Colantuono is talking with the player a lot and he is really helping him to develop.

“Now he needs to show what he can do and prove himself in an Atalanta shirt.

“The boy is worth around €10m and he will certainly continue to develop.

“Daniele is definitely a top player at Under-21 level, he is a boy with a lot of personality and is destined to play for one of Europe’s top clubs.”

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