Juventus will snare Santos' Danilo - Fifa agent Antonio Caliendo

The Brazilian defender may be tempted to move to the Old Lady of Italian football despite strong suggestions of interest in his services from a different Serie A powerhouse
Fifa agent Antonio Caliendo has declared that AC Milan target Danilo will soon complete a move to Juventus.

The Brazilian defender has been strongly linked with move away from Santos, with AC Milan and Benfica both rumoured to be after him.

However, Caliendo, who represents Inter defender Maicon, among other players, has declared that the 19-year-old will join Juventus instead, and tipped the player to become a big hit in Italy.

"The next big signing in Serie A will be made by Juventus, who will land Danilo, young player of Santos," he told SportItalia.

Meanwhile, Danilo did little to calm speculation about his future, claiming he wishes to take the next step in order to earn himself a bigger paycheck.

"I am happy with the fact that Santos' president is valuing my work, but I have to consider my personal interests, my financial independence," the player stated.

"There is still a lot to be solved. It is hard to say if I want to stay or go. There is the possibility that I will leave,  but we still have to talk."

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