Parma president Tommaso Ghirardi has admitted interest in Inter Milan midfielder Luis Jimenez.

West Ham United are also chasing the Chilean and Ghirardi said: "He is one of the players that interests us for the characteristics he has in abundance. He wants to show his quality, which the public have yet to see.

"We want to invest in players with a guaranteed future, but also those with great motivation and desire to do well."