Juventus are the latest side to be linked with a move for Barcelona’s out of favour defender Thomas Vermaelen.
The Italian outlet Tuttosport claim that the newly crowned Serie A champions will make an approach for the Belgium international if their bid to sign Bayern Munich’s Mehdi Benatia fails.
Besiktas at the top of the Premier League and are currently six points ahead of their Istanbul rivals Fenerbahce. Barcelona take on Real Betis in the Spanish league next weekend. Luis Enrique’s side recorded a 6-0 win over Sporting this week.