West Bromwich Albion are launching a bid for Cagliari goalkeeper Federico Marchetti.

The Sun says the Baggies hope to land Marchetti for £4 million.

The Italy international was his country's World Cup No1 in the summer and attracted interest from Arsenal.

But he has spent the first-half of the season in the stands after a contract dispute with Cagliari.

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