Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal are to be rivalled by Italian outfit Lazio in the race to sign Aston Villa forward Christian Benteke, according to the Daily Star.
The Belgian ace was a target for the Premier League big-boys over the summer, however went on to sign a new deal with the Villa Park outfit.
However, despite having committed his future to Paul Lambert's side in the summer, the powerful forward is now wanted by Serie A outfit Lazio and the Italian side could make a move for him in January.
And, with Juventus also interested in his services, a bid from Lazio could spark a move from the Premier League big-boys in the near future.
Chelsea reportedly failed with a £20 million move the star in January and with United and the Gunners also interested in the striker, the race for Benteke could begin all over again in January.