Fiorentina announced a deal to sign Cristiano Biraghi from Pescara for €3m and he will undergo a medical tomorrow.
It is a loan with obligation to buy at the end of the season.
According to Sportitalia, the operation costs €1m for the loan plus another €2m to make it permanent.
The left-back turns 25 next month and came through the Inter academy.
Biraghi went on to play for Catania, Chievo, Granada and since last summer has been at Pescara.
He is a former Italy Under-21 international with one goal in 22 caps.
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