Corinthians youngster Paulinho in Fiorentina sights
The Viola are also chasing Spanish youngster Oscar Herrera.
Corriere dello Sport says a bid has already been made for 22-year-old Corinthians midfielder Paulinho and the club is waiting for a response.
At the same time, a deal is reportedly struck for Betis Sevilla youth product Herrera, who is still only 16 years old.
The midfielder is one of the brightest up and coming figures in Spain.