Sunday August 19 2012
Juve consider Maksimovic

Serbian media claim Juventus are in talks for 20-year-old Red Star Belgrade defender Nikola Maksimovic.

The youngster is already a regular in the senior Serbian international squad coached by Sinisa Mihajlovic.

According to Mozzartsport, Juve are showing a firm interest in Maksimovic and preparing an offer of around €2m.

He has a contract with Red Star until June 2016 and his price-tag is expected to grow rapidly.

More than any other, Maksimovic has been compared with Nemanja Vidic.

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