Genoa President Enrico Preziosi says Fiorentina striker Adrian Mutu "could interest" the club.
Mutu's career in Florence looks to be over after he fell out with the Della Valle family.
He has been frozen out of the squad since last week and Fiorentina are now said to be considering legal action after the player allegedly failed to fulfill his contractual obligations
Asked about the prospect of signing Mutu, Preziosi told Sky Italia: "He could interest us. It would be an important opportunity for us.
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