Juventus reportedly sent scouts to view 17-year-old Hearts of Midlothian defender Jordan McGhee.
Tuttosport claim the Bianconeri had talent scouts at one of the recent Hearts League Cup games in Scotland.
McGhee is a Scotland Under-21 international and at the age of 17 is already a regular in the first team.
He can play as a right-back or in central defence and this is the kind of versatility that interests Coach Antonio Conte.
Hearts would be very likely to accept a January offer, considering the club is under administration and heading towards relegation.
Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's tipster competition - £5,000 monthly.