Juventus are on the brink of beating Liverpool to the signing of French prospect Cristophe Bellus.

Itasportpress says the winger will arrive in Turin on Monday to put pen to paper on a contract.

The 18-year-old currently plies his trade for Nantes, but is considered hot property on the transfer market.

Liverpool and Olympique Lyonnais have been heavily linked with Bellus, but it seems Juventus have won the race.

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