Fiorentina chasing Liverpool midfielder

Fiorentina are reportedly lining up a summer move for Liverpool midfielder Joao Carlos Teixeira.

The Daily Mail reports that the Italian side have opened talks with the 23-year-old’s representatives over a move to the Serie A.

Teixeira’s contract at Liverpool is set to expire at the en dof the season.

The Portugal U21 international joined the Reds in a £830.000 deal from Sporting Lisbon in 2012.