Football - Serie A

Juventus close in on Lucio

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

Juventus close in on Lucio - Football - Serie AReuters

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.

 - Reuters
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