Siena defender Neto is on the verge of joining Zenit St Petersburg, reports Sky Sport Italia.
Although the transfer window closed in Italy last night, Italian clubs are permitted to sell to Russian outfits as their window is still open.
The Portuguese stopper, signed from Nacional in the summer, will reportedly cost Luciano Spalletti’s side €6m.
The 24-year-old, who is set to pen a four-and-a-half year deal, was also linked with Napoli and Juventus last month.
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