Newly-promoted Parma are in advanced negotiations for Sampdoria pair Emiliano Viviano and Matias Silvestre.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, a double deal is expected at some point next week.
Centre-back Silvestre turns 34 in September and is from Argentina, but spent practically his entire career in Italy.
He first joined Catania in 2008, going on to Palermo, Inter, Milan and Samp.
As for goalkeeper Viviano, the 32-year-old has also been linked with Bologna and even Sporting CP so far this summer.
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