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Villarreal midfielder Santi Cazorla a target for Malaga - report

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Malaga are looking to make Villarreal's Santi Cazorla their latest summer signing, according to reports from AS.

Spanish media are reporting that the club have already tabled an offer of €15 million (£13.3m) for Cazorla, and would be willing to pay upto €20m (£17.7m) for the attacking midfielder.

The Andalucian outfit have a large transfer kitty available following Qatari investment last summer and are looking to put a squad together capable of qualifying for Europe next season.

Malaga face a tough challenge convincing Villarreal to part with their youth product, although a deal looks more likely if star striker Giuseppe Rossi stays at El Madrigal this summer.

AS also report that Malaga are interested in Deportivo La Coruna goalkeeper Daniel Aranzubia and are willing to include Ruben Martinez in the deal.

Manuel Pellegrini's team have already added seven new players to their squad this summer; bringing Joaquin, Jeremy Toulalan, Diego Buonanotte, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Joris Mathijsen, Nacho Monreal and Sergio Sanchez to the club.

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