Heerenveen midfielder poised for Sassuolo move

Sassuolo are keen on adding Swedish midfielder Sam Larsson to their squad before the end of the transfer window at the end of the month.

The Heerenveen man is capable of playing across the midfield in advanced attacking positions and according to Voetbal International the Eredivise side are willing to negotiate with the Italian club after they initially issued a hands off warning.

The 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship winner joined the Dutch outfit from IFK Goteborg for €1.5m in 2014 and has become an integral part of the side – while earning a place in the 2015/16 Eredivise team of the year from newspaper De Telegraaf

The Swedish youth international has scored 14 goals and registered 14 assists in 62 games for De Superfriezen.