Mattia Cassani completed a loan switch from Fiorentina to Parma on Thursday, although it has yet to be made official.
The right-back, not in the plans of Viola boss Vincenzo Montella, has moved to the Tardini for the 2013-14 campaign.
The Gialloblu will have the option to sign him outright at the end of the season.
The Italian international, capped 11 times by his country, had only returned to Tuscany last month after a six-month spell with Genoa.
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