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Juventus close in on Lucio

Juventus close in on Lucio
By Reuters

Last update04/07/2012 at 20:41

Publishedon 04/07/2012 at 17:06

Last update04/07/2012 at 20:41

Publishedon 04/07/2012 at 17:06

Article by Reuters

Brazil centre-back Lucio is set to join Juventus having been released by Internazionale, the Serie A champions have said.

Juve said on their Twitter feed that the former Bayern Munich player was undergoing a medical.

Juve's defence, which helped the side go unbeaten in Serie A last season, formed the backbone of Italy's run to the Euro 2012 final but the Turin side are bringing in experienced Lucio as cover.

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