Lazio striker Mauro Zarate is set to sign for Dynamo Kiev.

Zarate spent last term on loan at Inter Milan.

The player's agent Luis Ruzzi, told "We spoke with the Dynamo president about 10 days ago.

"Mauro was immediately left fascinated by their project. We are talking about a permanent transfer.

"The boy is happy, he's married to the cause and there are no other alternatives for him - it's either Lazio or Dynamo."