Lazio are among the five Serie A teams interested in signing Sampdoria goalkeeper Emil Audero.

As reported by Italian newspaper La Repubblica (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the 24-year-old Italian shot-stopper is set to leave the Ligurian side this summer after two years, with the club looking to generate cash before working towards their transfer targets.

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Five Serie A teams are interested in signing Audero, including Lazio, Roma, Juventus, Inter and Fiorentina, suggesting that it will be a tough battle to secure the 24-year-old’s signature.

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Sampdoria already have a replacement lined up, using 26-year-old Italian shot-stopper Wladimiro Falcone as their number one following on from his strong season on loan with Cosenza.

The 24-year-old Audero made 37 Serie A appearances this season, for a total of 3330 minutes. In that time, he conceded 54 goals, kept six clean sheets and had a save percentage of 71.5, his best ever in a Serie A season.