Report: Bolton officials in Milan to tie down moves for Italian free agents Massimo Coda and Francesco Pisano

The former Parma and Cagliari men were both released by their respective clubs this summer.

Bolton Wanderers are reportedly set to make a move on two free agents from Italy in the coming days.

A report in La Gazzetta dello Sport is claiming that Bolton officials are currently in Milan to discuss a potential move to the Macron Stadium for two Italian players who became free agents this summer.

The players in question are former Parma striker Massimo Coda and Cagliari full-back Francesco Pisano.

Coda joined Parma in 2013 from San Marino after scoring goals in the Italian lower leagues for the likes of Cremonese and Siracusa.

He spent the 2014-15 season on loan at Slovenian side Gorica and only ever played 17 times for Parma – scoring twice.

He became a free agent this summer along with the entire Parma first-team after the club went bust.

Pisano has an entirely different career. He has spent his entire career with Cagliari but after 11 years in the first-team he was released by the club this summer. He is a former Italian under-21 international.

It is believed he wants a move to England as he does not wish to play for another team in Italy other than his beloved hometown club of Cagliari.

A pacy right-back, he would be suited to The Championship.

Both would represent shrewd moves from Bolton Wanderers in the transfer market.

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