According to reports, Napoli have joined West Ham United in the race to sign Chelsea and Albania forward Armando Broja.
The striker experienced a spell at Tottenham Hotspur as an academy player ahead of he signed for Chelsea in 2009.
Broja designed his senior debut for the Blues toward the stop of the 2019/20 campaign. He signed a very long-expression deal in advance of he shone even though on bank loan at Eredivisie aspect Vitesse.
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Southampton saw ample from him to convey him in on financial loan by themselves previous summer. He was 1 of the breakout stars in the Leading League for the duration of the 2021/22 time.
The 20-calendar year-outdated scored nine aims in 38 aims across all competitions for the Saints.
Broja was in the United States with the relaxation of Chelsea’s squad for their pre-time tour. He has returned to England right after picking up an damage.
West Ham United are recognised to be admirers of him and one particular of their priorities this summer is to indication a new forward.
Now RAI Sport journalist Ciro Venerato (by way of Activity Witness) has revealed that Napoli are ‘ready to invest’ €25m to indication Broja.
He adds that there has ‘already been a conversation’ involving Napoli and the striker’s representatives.
The ‘big problem’ for Napoli is that West Ham are at present giving more to Broja and his agent.
It has not been manufactured clear how significantly West Ham are bidding for Broja, but it is understood that Chelsea want £30m.
The Hammers are also seeking to indicator Burnley midfielder Dwight McNeil, according to Sky Sports activities.
They are reporting that West Ham and Crystal Palace have each ‘approached’ Burnley about the transfer.
McNeil was a regular for the Clarets in the Premier League prior to their relegation down to the Championship on the ultimate working day of previous year.
The Englishman still has two several years remaining on his Burnley agreement and they also have an solution to lengthen this by a further more season. The report provides that Vincent Kompany’s side are stated to be demanding £15m this summer season.