Anzhi are launching a bid for Barcelona fullback Daniel Alves.

With a deal for Inter Milan striker Samuel Eto'o about to be closed, Anzhi are now turning their attentions to Alves.

Anzhi are willing to offer €40 million for the Brazil fullback, who only penned a new deal with Barca last season.

Alves will be tabled a contract worth €15 million-a-year to quit the European champs.

Anzhi already boast Real Madrid legend Roberto Carlos and ex-Chelsea winger Yury Zhirkov on their books.

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