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tribalfootball.com
Agent of Bologna winger Simone Verdi explains Napoli rejectionThe agent of Verdi has pulled out of talks with the Azzurri this week. “It wa
tribalfootball.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The agent of Verdi has pulled out of talks with the Azzurri this week. “It was Simone's choice and purely for personal reasons," agent Donato Orgnoni told Mediaset Premium. “Already in December he had immediately said no to a mid-season transfer.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Transfer stoush to spark global coaching merry-go-roundhave plenty of rumours that Conte and his family want to re-unite in Italy - an
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
have plenty of rumours that Conte and his family want to re-unite in Italy - and there’s a certain vacancy for the Azzurri team he left to coach Chelsea - as well as suggesting Chelsea have earmarked Atletico Madrid’s Diego Simeone as their... Read more
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UEFA News
Juventus wary for Tottenham testJan Vertonghen's Belgium 2-0 in the UEFA Euro 2016 group stage. Vertonghen had
UEFA News / Posted 15 hours ago
Jan Vertonghen's Belgium 2-0 in the UEFA Euro 2016 group stage. Vertonghen had scored past Buffon as Belgium defeated the Azzurri 3-1 in a November 2015 friendly. • Have played together: Miralem Pjanić & Hugo Lloris (Olympique Lyonnais,... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli join chase for Lucas Mourato Sky Sport Italia, Serie A leaders Napoli are also keen and they are ready to
soccernews / Posted 15 hours ago
to Sky Sport Italia, Serie A leaders Napoli are also keen and they are ready to submit an official proposal. The Azzurri will offer €3 million for a six-month loan while including a €25 million mandatory purchase option. It is believed... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Robert Firmino leads the attack in the Premier League team of the weekenddefender has been rejuvenated at the heart of David Moyes’ defence recently and
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
defender has been rejuvenated at the heart of David Moyes’ defence recently and once more looks like a player who has 13 Azzurri caps to his name. Ogbonna, 29, won more aerial battles than anyone else on the field at the John Smith’s, marshalled... Read more
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takefootball
Liverpool legend delivers damning Balotelli verdictinternational matches. Antonio Conte’s side, who have won their opening three m
takefootball / Posted 3 days ago
international matches. Antonio Conte’s side, who have won their opening three matches in the Euro 2016 qualifiers, host a Croatian team who have done likewise in Milan. And two days later the Azzurri face Albania in a friendly.Pos... Read more
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soccernews
Zinedine Machach undergoes Napoli medicalthe signing of French midfielder Zinedine Machach. The talented youngster has
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
the signing of French midfielder Zinedine Machach. The talented youngster has agreed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Azzurri that will be signed after he passes a medical later today. Machach will immediately join the first team squad as... Read more
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African Football
PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Faouzi Ghoulam – Algerian to return later this month?flight championship resumes (it is currently on its winter break), with the fir
African Football / Posted 6 days ago
flight championship resumes (it is currently on its winter break), with the first game seeing Napoli visit Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia to take on Atalanta. Ghoulam was operated upon by renowned knee surgeon Pierpaolo Mariani, and La... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli interest in Villarreal starlet confirmedhave moved to confirm that Napoli have been showing serious interest in winger
soccernews / Posted 6 days ago
have moved to confirm that Napoli have been showing serious interest in winger Samu Castillejo. It is no secret that the Azzurri are in the market for attacking reinforcements, and they have recently been linked with Simone Verdi and Gerard... Read more
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walesonline
The most obscure players to play for Wales in the past 10 yearsinjuries curtailed his involvement until the tour of Japan in 2013 and has adde
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
injuries curtailed his involvement until the tour of Japan in 2013 and has added four more caps to that debut against the Azzurri. Spent five season on Rodney Parade with the Dragons before moving to the Scarlets last summer. Appearances:... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Liverpool add Atalanta star Alejandro Gomez to list of targetsof age, Liverpool may be reluctant to fork out the huge fee that would be requi
Liverpool FC / Posted 6 days ago
of age, Liverpool may be reluctant to fork out the huge fee that would be required to prize him away from the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia. Atalanta have shown excellent negotiating prowess over the last year as AC Milan paid a £7.2m loan fee... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Liverpool add Serie A star to wish list to replace Philippe Coutinhoof age, Liverpool may be reluctant to fork out the huge fee that would be requi
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
of age, Liverpool may be reluctant to fork out the huge fee that would be required to prize him away from the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia. Atalanta have shown excellent negotiating prowess over the last year as AC Milan paid a £7.2m loan fee... Read more
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soccernews
Mancini open to coaching Italyhas refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Pie
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
has refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Piero Ventura was sacked in November after the Azzurri suffered a play-off defeat to Sweden, failing to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958. A... Read more
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Soccer Way
Mancini open to coaching Italy has refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Pie
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
has refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Piero Ventura was sacked in November after the Azzurri suffered a play-off defeat to Sweden, failing to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958. A... Read more
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Goal.com
Explained: The betting scandal behind Mourinho's match-fixing jibe at Conteand an €8,000 fine but Conte was ultimately found not guilty, with Judge Pierpa
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
and an €8,000 fine but Conte was ultimately found not guilty, with Judge Pierpaolo Beluzzi ruling thee case against the Azzurri coach "baseless".THE END OF CONTE'S 'TERRIBLE EXPERIENCE' After being found innocent, an emotional Conte took to... Read more
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Goal.com
Zenit boss Roberto Mancini open to coaching Italyhas refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Pie
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
has refused to rule out the prospect of becoming the next Italy boss. Gian Piero Ventura was sacked in November after the Azzurri suffered a play-off defeat to Sweden, failing to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958. A... Read more
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Goal.com
Explained: Mourinho's match-fixing jibe at Conteand an €8,000 fine but Conte was ultimately found not guilty, with Judge Pierpa
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
and an €8,000 fine but Conte was ultimately found not guilty, with Judge Pierpaolo Beluzzi ruling thee case against the Azzurri coach "baseless".THE END OF CONTE'S 'TERRIBLE EXPERIENCE' After being found innocent, an emotional Conte took to... Read more
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soccersouls
Forget Lemar: 3 significant deals including Riyad Mahrez will turn Arsenal into title contenders next seasontransfer deals, but a few are still achievable considering their current status
soccersouls / Posted 8 days ago
transfer deals, but a few are still achievable considering their current status.Daniele Rugani The immensely talented Azzurri international has been left frustrated due to his lack of game time for the Old Lady and the latest comments from the... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Neymar, Mbappe, Di Maria lead PSG routpresence in the squad, the France international performed with great maturity u
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
presence in the squad, the France international performed with great maturity until he was replaced by the Italian. The Azzurri veteran's injury soon after that highlighted the need for January investment for a natural alternative to Motta. MF... Read more
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takefootball
Conte admits Italy job has come sooner than expectedbeen appointed as the new national coach of Italy, but admits the job has come
takefootball / Posted 11 days ago
been appointed as the new national coach of Italy, but admits the job has come a little earlier than he had expected. The Azzurri beat England in their opening match of the World Cup Finals earlier this summer, but they were eliminated at the... Read more
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walesonline
The full assessment on every team ahead of the 2018 Six Nationsclose to their former glories.ITALY Winless in their last two Six Nations camp
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
close to their former glories.ITALY Winless in their last two Six Nations campaigns, there has been little to suggest the Azzurri are going to be anything other than also-rans again in 2018. Following defeats to Scotland, Fiji and Australia in... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli keen on Geronimo RulliSerie A leaders Napoli are hot on the trail of Real Sociedad goalkeeper Geronim
soccernews / Posted 13 days ago
Serie A leaders Napoli are hot on the trail of Real Sociedad goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli, according to La Repubblica. The Azzurri were reportedly offered a chance to sign Genoa starlet Mattia Perin, but they eventually declined the opportunity. The... Read more
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soccersouls
Arsenal vs Chelsea: Strongest 3-4-2-1 combined lineup featuring 8 Blues and 3 Gunnersend 2017 on a higher note. An encounter at Emirates against arch-rivals is not
soccersouls / Posted 13 days ago
end 2017 on a higher note. An encounter at Emirates against arch-rivals is not going to be an easy outing, but the former Azzurri boss will be desperate to grind out a favourable outcome prior to their League cup semifinal ties later this... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Chievo Verona striker Roberto Inglese ready to return to NapoliInglese said in an interview with La Repubblica. “I don't know if it'll happen
tribalfootball.com / Posted 14 days ago
Inglese said in an interview with La Repubblica. “I don't know if it'll happen in June or now though. When I faced the Azzurri in the league it didn't have any particular effect on me. “I haven't breathed the air of Naples, I haven't been in... Read more
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Football365
Spurs should maintain stance over salariesto Italy seems the most obvious next step but the question is which club he wil
Football365 / Posted 14 days ago
to Italy seems the most obvious next step but the question is which club he will head to. Storey predicts a return to the Azzurri but I do not think it is a viable option for either Conte or the Italian FA. Juventus seems to have supreme... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli agree €30m deal for Alex Grimaldothat Napoli are set to complete the signing of Benfica full-back Alex Grimaldo.
soccernews / Posted 14 days ago
that Napoli are set to complete the signing of Benfica full-back Alex Grimaldo. The Spanish defender has long been on the Azzurri radar and they decided to act after starting left-back Faouzi Ghoulam had picked up a serious injury. According to... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli to bid for Simone Verdidello Sport is reporting that Napoli are readying January bid for Bologna strik
soccernews / Posted 15 days ago
dello Sport is reporting that Napoli are readying January bid for Bologna striker Simone Verdi. It is no secret that the Azzurri plan to add a high-quality centre forward to the squad despite the fact that Roberto Inglese could soon return to the... Read more
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takefootball
Di Matteo lined up by Inter as pressure mounts on Stramaccionion borrowed time. A run of just two wins in eight Serie A matches, a sequence w
takefootball / Posted 16 days ago
on borrowed time. A run of just two wins in eight Serie A matches, a sequence which includes three defeats, sees the Nerazzurri off the pace when it comes to a top-three finish. It has been suggested that the 37-year-old will be dismissed... Read more
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livesoccertv
World Football in 2017: biggest winners, losers, and shocks to rememberto qualify included the Netherlands, Ghana, and the USA. However, Italy's absen
livesoccertv / Posted 16 days ago
to qualify included the Netherlands, Ghana, and the USA. However, Italy's absence will be the most keenly felt, as the Azzurri had participated at every tournament since 1958. Ironically perhaps, the last time they did fail to secure a berth,... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Agent knows Man City could sign Koulibaly: But he wants morewants a new defender, but he is looking for a player to overcome (Vincent) Komp
tribalfootball.com / Posted 17 days ago
wants a new defender, but he is looking for a player to overcome (Vincent) Kompany's injury, not someone like Kalidou, who can become an indisputable starter with City." Satin has also spoken this week of Koulibaly being committed to the A... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Cutting Edge: Hosting U-17 Cup was India’s greatest legacyIndia making its tryst with destiny by successfully staging the U-17 World Cup
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
India making its tryst with destiny by successfully staging the U-17 World Cup at six venues from October 6 to 28, and the Azzurri joining Holland as Europe’s most notable qualifying failures for the 2018 World Cup. Both of them were eliminated by... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man United 'have found' Michael Carrick's replacementto represent Italy last year and started in the goalless World Cup play off sec
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
to represent Italy last year and started in the goalless World Cup play off second leg against Sweden, who prevented the Azzurri from qualifying for their first World Cup finals since 1958. Carlo Sartori became the first Italian to play for... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Italian agent pleads with Chelsea boss Conte - 'come back we need you!'his time at the Old Lady, Conte won three straight Scudetti, and after leaving
tribalfootball.com / Posted 18 days ago
his time at the Old Lady, Conte won three straight Scudetti, and after leaving to take over Italy in 2014, he lead the Azzurri to the quarter-finals of Euro 2016. And with Italy failing to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United tracking Napoli midfielder Jorginhoto represent Italy last year and started in the goalless World Cup play off sec
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
to represent Italy last year and started in the goalless World Cup play off second leg against Sweden, who prevented the Azzurri from qualifying for their first World Cup finals since 1958. Carlo Sartori became the first Italian to play for... Read more
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The Sport Review
Chelsea receive boost in race to sign top 30-year-old from Bundesliga giants – reportfor two seasons in Turin as the pair won successive Serie A titles before the h
The Sport Review / Posted 18 days ago
for two seasons in Turin as the pair won successive Serie A titles before the head coach took over the reins of the Azzurri team. According to the same story, Chelsea are in pole position to sign the South American next month given Bayern’s... Read more
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Gulf News
Key moments of 2017 in footballWorld Cup winners Italy. A home 0-0 draw with Sweden at Milan in the 2018 World
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
World Cup winners Italy. A home 0-0 draw with Sweden at Milan in the 2018 World Cup qualification play-offs saw the Azzurri miss the World Cup qualification for the first time in six decades. This also applied to three-time finalists the... Read more
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soccernews
PSG eyeing Pepe Reinakeeper Pepe Reina. The Spaniard will be out of contract in June and he may con
soccernews / Posted 21 days ago
keeper Pepe Reina. The Spaniard will be out of contract in June and he may consider leaving in January, although the Azzurri might not be prepared to let go of Reina midway through the season. Napoli currently lead the chase in Italian Serie... Read more
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Goal.com
No room for top scorer Icardi in Goal's Serie A Team of the Season so far| INTER Despite Antonio Conte's best efforts, Inter managed to hold on to Anto
Goal.com / Posted 22 days ago
| INTER Despite Antonio Conte's best efforts, Inter managed to hold on to Antonio Candreva during the summer – and the Nerazzurri's refusal to sell the 30-year-old to Chelsea has already been fully vindicated. The hard-running right winger has... Read more
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soccersouls
Go For It Wenger – Koscielny And £35.4m Juventus Star Would Form Premier League’s Best Defensive Partnershipforced the gaffer to find an alternative. Daniele Rugani, meanwhile, has emerg
soccersouls / Posted 24 days ago
forced the gaffer to find an alternative. Daniele Rugani, meanwhile, has emerged as one of the brightest prospects for the Azzurri but is struggling to achieve game time under Massimiliano Allegri ahead of veterans Giorgio Chiellini, Medhi Benatia... Read more
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soccernews
Even at 80 I would play for Juventus or Italy - Buffonhaving been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will b
soccernews / Posted 25 days ago
having been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will be the first edition of the tournament the Azzurri have missed since 1958 and Buffon is ashamed to have been part of a squad that failed. “I will regret Italy missing... Read more
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Soccer Way
Even at 80 I would play for Juventus or Italy - Buffon having been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will b
Soccer Way / Posted 25 days ago
having been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will be the first edition of the tournament the Azzurri have missed since 1958 and Buffon is ashamed to have been part of a squad that failed. "I will regret Italy missing... Read more
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Goal.com
Gianluigi Buffon: Even at 80 I would play for Juventus or Italyhaving been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will b
Goal.com / Posted 25 days ago
having been beaten by Sweden in the qualifying play-offs last month. It will be the first edition of the tournament the Azzurri have missed since 1958 and Buffon is ashamed to have been part of a squad that failed. "I will regret Italy missing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Premier League star fears political agenda has cost him place in Italy teamfor the national side since Euro 2016 (Image: Claudio Villa) “I go by the coac
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
for the national side since Euro 2016 (Image: Claudio Villa) “I go by the coach’s decisions. Mario and I started the Azzurri path together, but I think I’m still part of the national team, even if I’m not being called up. But I play in a... Read more
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give me sport
Mario Balotelli has made a shock offer to Man City - and it's a very special dealhis country remains the pinnacle for him and while Italy won't be at the World
give me sport / Posted 26 days ago
his country remains the pinnacle for him and while Italy won't be at the World Cup in Russia, he still hopes to wear the Azzurri shirt again. "I won't lie - my dream is to wear that [Italy] shirt again," he said. "My father was my No. 1 fan and... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
World Cup winner and three iconic Canaries strikers added to legends line-upand Nicola Berti. The defender was a key part of Italy’s 2006 World Cup triump
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
and Nicola Berti. The defender was a key part of Italy’s 2006 World Cup triumph, scoring the equalising goal for the Azzurri in the final against France in Berlin and scoring one of the penalties as victory was sealed in a 5-3 shoot-out... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
World Cup winner and three iconic Canaries strikers added to legends line-upand Nicola Berti. The defender was a key part of Italy’s 2006 World Cup triump
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 26 days ago
and Nicola Berti. The defender was a key part of Italy’s 2006 World Cup triumph, scoring the equalising goal for the Azzurri in the final against France in Berlin and scoring one of the penalties as victory was sealed in a 5-3 shoot-out... Read more
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FIFA
Teenage kicks as Altafini strikes in SwedenCup would bring another world title for his former team-mates, it yielded only
FIFA / Posted 26 days ago
Cup would bring another world title for his former team-mates, it yielded only disappointment for Altafini and Italy. Gli Azzurri were eliminated in the first round, and the AC Milan forward – who had scored five times in four appearances prior to... Read more
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soccernews
Atletico reject Napoli bid for VrsaljkoMadrid have rejected the latest offer from Napoli for Croatian full-back Sime V
soccernews / Posted 26 days ago
Madrid have rejected the latest offer from Napoli for Croatian full-back Sime Vrsaljko, according to Il Mattino. The Azzurri are determined to reinforce their ranks with the 25-year-old footballer, and they reportedly submitted a €22 million... Read more
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soccernews
Napoli agree deal for Zinedine Machacha proposal from Greek giants Olympiakos, Machach has now been offered a long-te
soccernews / Posted 26 days ago
a proposal from Greek giants Olympiakos, Machach has now been offered a long-term deal by Serie A leaders Napoli. The Azzurri decided to offer him a contract after scouting him for a couple of years and latest reports suggest the youngster... Read more
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insidefutbol
West Ham Could Face Serie A Opposition For Jack Wilsheretransfer next summer and according to Italian outlet Calciomercato.it, the 25-y
insidefutbol / Posted 26 days ago
transfer next summer and according to Italian outlet Calciomercato.it, the 25-year-old is on the radar of Napoli. The Gli Azzurri are plotting ahead of the summer transfer window and the club are closely studying the option of signing the... Read more
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