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Rossoneri close in on Gremio's Mattioni
January 15, 2009
Mattioni has been a target of several Italian clubs but the Rossoneri look set to beat Juventus and acquire the 20-year-old full-back from Gremio.
"Felipe is already in Italy and will undergo a medical tomorrow," said Mattioni's agent Mino Raiola.
"He has signed a four-and-a-half-year contract.
"He has Italian citizenship and can play immediately."