Fiorentina made an offer for Juventus defender Martin Caceres, also targeted by Roma and Napoli.
The 29-year-old ruptured his Achilles tendon last February, and his dubious fitness conditions mean the Bianconeri probably won't renew his contract.
There are several teams willing to bet on the player returning to his prime in due course, most notably the Giallorossi and the Vesuviani.
According to La Nazione, however, Fiorentina are trying to beat the competition as they offered Caceres a contract.
In his deal with the Viola, the Uruguayan would earn a similar salary to what he did at Juventus. The newspaper doesn't specify the exact duration of his projected contract, though it's believed to be 'several years'.
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