Vecino nears $30 million move from Fiorentina to Inter

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MILAN (AP) Uruguay midfielder Matias Vecino has concluded a medical with Inter Milan and is near to completing a transfer from Fiorentina estimated at 24 million euros ($30 million).

The 25-year-old Vecino would join playmaker Borja Valero, who also recently transferred from Fiorentina to Inter.

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Vecino plays in central midfield and is known for his attacking style.

New Inter coach Luciano Spalletti is looking to give the club a new identity and purpose following a disappointing 2016-17 campaign that saw the team finish seventh and miss out on Europe.