Catania boss Diego Simeone is being linked with a switch to Atletico Madrid by reports in Spain on Monday.
The Argentine's future at the Stadio Massimino is hardly secure after a problematic spell in charge since taking over from Marco Giampaolo mid-season.
Although he looks like he has done enough to keep the club in Serie A, he may be set for a summer exit.
According to stories in Spain today, Simeone may be on the verge of taking charge of Atletico Madrid for 2011-12.
The former midfielder, who featured for the Liga club during his playing days, is said to already be house-hunting in the Spanish capital.
Simeone had two spells with Atletico as a player, one between 1994 and 1997 before his moves to Inter and Lazio. He returned for two seasons in 2003.
Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's tipster competition - £5,000 monthly.