Villarreal are reportedly looking to sign Inter centre-back Andrea Ranocchia during the January transfer window.
According to Mundo Deportivo, the Spaniards have set their sights on the defender who turns 31 next month.
The Italy international has not been given a single minute of football so far this season and the situation does not look likely to change.
He returned to base in 2017 after six months on loan at Hull City.
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