It was made clear to Memphis Depay once again on Saturday that he is not in Xavi Hernandez's plans at Barcelona this season.
The Dutchman did not play a single minute in the goalless draw against Rayo Vallecano and a move away from Camp Nou is picking up pace.
Tuttosport report that contact with Juventus in recent hours has led to increased optimism at the Italian club -- and it's even suggested a move could be announced this coming week.
Barça still need to clear salary space to register Jules Kounde and are also targeting more new signings, so the former Lyon man could be the next on the move.
Memphis' lawyers continue to negotiate with Barça with the idea that the forward, who joined for free last summer, is allowed to leave for free this year.