Juventus are monitoring Lucio's new contract talks with Inter Milan.

The Brazil defender is inside the final 12 months of his current deal and seeking a pay-hike to pen new terms.

Sky Italia says Juve GM Beppe Marotta is monitoring developments and fancies luring Lucio to Turin as the ideal defensive partner for Giorgio Chiellini.

Manchester City and Chelsea are also interested in Lucio and held talks with his agent earlier this month.

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