Juventus scouts are closely monitoring 21-year-old Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka.

The young talent has been a long-standing target for the Bianconeri and reports in Italy have previously suggested that Juve are keeping a close eye on the players situation.

His current contract with Schalke, which ends in 2018, is yet to be renewed and TuttosportLa Repubblica and others report that Juve are very keen on the player.

Calciomercato journalist Luca Momoli confirmed the same in an interview with Radio VS, suggesting that Juve have a very real interest in the player: