Date: 7th August 2017 at 6:00pm
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will make a fresh attempt to sign Juventus centre half before the end of the window, according to Transfermarketweb.

The 23 year old is reportedly a long term target of boss Arsene but Juve are unlikely to let the defender leave. The Bianconeri have recently lost key centre back Bonucci to AC Milan and manager Max Allegri will likely use Rugani next season as his replacement.

The centre back currently has four years left on his current deal at Juventus, and is seen as the long term successor for the likes of Andrea Barzagli (36) and Giorgio Chiellini (32).

Rugani already has three caps for Italy, and he is likely to start many more than the 16 games he managed last season under Allegri. The Italian has started Juve’s last two friendlies against and Tottenham, and may be given the nod to begin the season ahead of Moroccan in the starting eleven.