Villarreal, Barcelona battle for Palermo striker Amauri

Villarreal and Barcelona have joined the battle for Palermo centre-forward Amauri.

Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini wants at least £18 million for his Brazilian and has revealed the interest of Barca and Villarreal this week.

Amauri is due to collect his Italian passport in the coming weeks and Zamparini is prepared to cash in on his rising star this summer.

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