Lazio are finding the Keisuke Honda price-tag a little steep, so could go for the cheaper option of Juventus outcast Milos Krasic.
The Biancocelesti confirmed they were in Russia over the past few days for negotiations with CSKA Moscow.
It’s reported Japanese international Honda is enthusiastic about the move, but the price-tag is €17m.
According to the Gazzetta dello Sport, Lazio are already working on a much cheaper alternative within Serie A.
Krasic has spent most of this season on the bench, as he is not a part of Juventus Coach Antonio Conte’s plans.
The Bianconeri have made it clear he is on the market and would be willing to release the Serbian winger on loan.
Krasic would fit into Edy Reja’s 4-2-3-1 system and have the opportunity to prove himself after a dismal campaign.