Arsenal plan summer transfer bid for Albania star
Arsenal are reportedly considering a £15m bid to sign Elseid Hysaj from Napoli this summer, according to the Daily Star.
The Gunners, who finished second last season – are widely tipped as one of the most busiest clubs in the summer transfer window as manager Arsene Wenger keen to rebuild his squad ahead of next season.
The 22-year-old defender is regarded as one of Serie A’s top defensive talents and has been linked with a move away from the Italian outfit in recent weeks.
EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal weighing up £15m bid for Albania ace Elseid Hysaj #AFC https://t.co/GRLg9imwhu
— Daily Star Sport (@DailyStar_Sport) June 12, 2016
Now, the report is claiming that north Londoners are keeping an eye on Hysaj and is pondering a bid to lure him to the Emirates this summer.
However, Chelsea, Manchester United and Barcelona are also said to be interested in the Albanian but the full-back would likely prefer to opt his move in the Champions League with Arsenal.
Hysaj has had a successful campaign this season, helping the club to finished second in Serie A that conceded just 32 goals in 38 games, behind Juventus.