Parma are reportedly close to Pescara's Senegalese midfielder Franck Kanoute, on loan initially with an option to buy.
According to Sky Sport Italia and Sportitalia, Gialloblu sporting director Daniele Faggiano has asked about the possibility of signing the youngster on loan with the right to make the move permanent at the end of the season.
The 20-year-old made 10 appearances in Serie B this season for the Abruzzese club.
The former Juventus youth product plays in central midfield and has made 29 appearances in total in the second tier during his spells with Pescara and on loan at Ascoli.
As part of the original €2.2m sale in 2017, Juve are owed 50 per cent of a future transfer.