The Bianconeri are in a race against time to sign another midfielder.
With Mario Lemina and Kwadwo Asamoah soon to be heading out for the African Cup of Nations in January, Juventus needs to make an acquisition to cover the two missing players.
Juve feels positive about the proceedings, according to Fabrizio Romano of Calciomercato. They were unable to close the deal in the summer and now are doing everything to ensure they bring the Belgian to Turin in Janury.
Marotta and Paratici are ready, they are willing to pay €6 million to Zenit in order to ensure the deal is closed quickly.
There’s also news from earlier today that suggests Juventus are vying for a triple signing from Atalanta. To find out more about that deal, click the following article.