Villarreal ace closing in on Lazio move

The 29-year-old’s agent, Vicente Fores, admits his client is awaiting a move to Lazio.

“We like Lazio. There are problems, but we will wait for an official offer to be given to Villarreal,” he told

“I can confirm he is welcome [at Lazio] and that the talks involved a loan with the right of redemption. Villarreal are awaiting an official proposal from Lazio, but it hasn’t arrived yet.

“We are confident [the deal will go through], but we have to wait for the offer to be formalised.”