Juventus coach Antonio Conte is keen on Barcelona defender Adriano.

Tuttosport says Conte wants to strengthen the left-side of his defence this summer and is keen on Adriano.

Conte's ideal signing would be Real Madrid wing-back Marcelo, but knows there's little chance of the European champs parting with the Brazilian.

Instead, he's focusing on Adriano and believes Juve can land the 29 year-old well within his summer budget.

Barca are willing to sell the defender, who is regarded as cover for first-choice Jordi Alba, for €10 million.

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