Venezia confirm double Udinese bid
By Riccardo Burgalassi
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Reports in Italy had speculated that the Udine club had made a double bid and Venezia have confirmed this.
"Maniero (pictured) has received an offer from Udinese, but no deal has been done yet," said spokesman Alberto Minazzi, who also confirmed their interest in Rossi.
"Udinese want to buy him [Rossi] to, they want to secure his services."
Roma also have an interest in Maniero, whilst Lazio have watched Rossi, but it now seems that Udinese are in the driving seat have made the approach to the relegated club.
Meanwhile, Venezia have confirmed that coach Giuseppe Iachini will remain with the club despite their relegation.