Date: 30th October 2014 at 10:33am
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have reportedly identified two defensive targets for the January transfer window.

Centre- back Andrea Barzagli has yet to make an appearance this season after surgery on his right heel over the summer, while wing-back is out of contract at the end of the season and has been linked with a move to Arsenal.

SportMediaset claims that ’s has been identified as a replacement for Barzagli and that ’s is seen as the ideal alternative to Lichtsteiner should he leave Turin.

Heurtaux’s form this season has seen him pushing for a call-up to the French national team and he has recently impressed in a defensive midfield position as well as at the heart of the defence.

22-year-old Vrsaljko has made 9 appearances at right wing-back for and was linked with AC before opting to leave for in the summer.

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