Lazio line up new deal for Stefan Radu to thwart Chelsea's interest in Romanian defender

09 December 2010 12:03
Lazio are lining up a new contract for cultured defender Stefan Radu to protect their asset amid interest from Chelsea.

The Premier League champions have watched the Romanian in several Serie A games lately.

The 24-year-old centre half can also play left-back and has been linked with Juventus and Barcelona in the past year.

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Lazio chairman Claudio Lotito wants to insert a £17m release clause into the contract.

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Source: Daily_Mail