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Juventus chief scout Castagnini checks on Gremio starlet Douglas Costa

Juventus are dominating the transfer gossip pages in Brazil thanks to the presence of chief scout Renzo Castagnini.

Castagnini is currently in Brazil on the second-leg of his South American tour after spending last week in Argentina.

It's emerged he watched Gremio's attacking midfielder Douglas Costa in action. The teenager is also a confirmed target for Manchester United and Real Madrid.

Castagnini also made enquiries after Internacional de Porto Alegre midfielder Alex after watching him in Copa Libertadores action against Boca Juniors.

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