Parma are lining up a shock move for Stoke City striker Peter Crouch.
The Italian facet will likely be again in Serie A subsequent season after incomes promotion this 12 months from Serie B by coming second within the desk.
And, in accordance with Calciomercato, Parma now need to bolster their ranks by signing Crouch this summer season.
The 37-year-old was sensationally linked with a move to Chelsea in January, however a deal by no means materialised.
The striker nonetheless has one 12 months left on his contract at Stoke, nonetheless he might be tempted by a move away after the membership was relegated to the Championship.
Crouch completed final season as Stokes second high scorer with six objectives to his title in all competitions.