Palermo are hoping to significantly increase their chances of staying up by signing former Czech Republic international Milan Baros.
The Rosanero are in relegation trouble and short of options in attack after losing Abel Hernandez for the rest of the season in the autumn thanks to knee ligament damage.
The Sicilian club are reportedly in talks with the Galatasaray player and a deal could be just days away.
The 31-year-old, formerly of Banik Ostrava, Liverpool, Aston Villa and Lyon, joined the Turkish club in 2008 after a loan at Portsmouth.
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