Barcelona have joined Manchester United and Borussia Dortmund in the race to sign Italian defender Davide Astori
Both Man United and Dortmund have been linked with the Italian international in recent weeks but they have now been joined by Barcelona.
The Catalan side are desperate to replace Carles Puyol, who called time on his career at the club last week and they have been linked with almost every possible centre back in recent weeks.
However, [FDN] understand that the La Liga champions have shortened their list of potential candidates down and Astori features.
The 27-year-old has been in superb form this season for Serie A side Cagliari and has proven himself on the international stage with Italy. (SportsDirectNews)
It will be interesting to see where he ends up