It's no secret that Inter would like to sign the Italy international centre-back on a permanent deal after purchasing 50 per cent of his rights in the summer.
Meanwhile Inter remain undeterred and will reportedly make a bid worth €8m to whet Preziosi's appetite.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has apparently put the brakes on any possibility of Andrea Ranocchia joining Inter during线上足球投注 the January transfer window.
Initially, Inter had planned to wait until the end of the season before bringing Ranocchia to the club. However, injury problems in defence have made bringing the deal forward imperative.
La Gazzetta dello Sport un在线外围投注derstands Preziosi is only prepared to let Ranocchia go midway through the season at great expense, naming his price as high as €12m, which is almost double what Inter paid for 50 per cent of his rights in the summer.
A meeting between Preziosi and Inter President Massimo Moratti is said to be imminent, although hope of seeing Ranocchia in the blue and black shirt faded last night.
When the Derby della Lanterna was snowed off last night, Preziosi also took the opportunity to state that it isn&澳门外围投注#39;t his intention to sell Ranocchia in January.