Nonetheless, he insists a deal is not yet close.
“I won’t deny that Valencia have shown an interest in Murillo, but I can absolutely deny that we are close to an agreement. There’s a long way to go yet and it certainly won’t be imminent. In fact, I wouldn’t rule out Murillo staying at Inter,” said Ausilio.
Nice defender Dalbert will fly in for a medical over the next couple of days in a €20m plus bonuses and 20 per cent sell-on fee deal.
“There are some rather important things missing, which are the signatures,” the chief added.