According to the football transfer rumours in Italian Media, Southampton are join the hunt for Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini.
Gabbiadini has joined Napoli for a reported fee in a region of 13 million euros, split equally between Sampdoria and Juventus, each team owning 50 percent of the player in 2015. The 25 year-old has a valid contract with Napoli until June 2019.
Since his arrival at Napoli, the Italia international has scored 25 goals and provided 5 assists in 79 games, including five goals in 19 games in all competition this season.
Southampton have discussed a potential deal with Napoli representatives. Euro Football Rumours were informed that the Saints could secure Manolo Gabbiadini’s services in January, but only problem is a valuation of the player and the payment method.
Euro Football Rumours understands that Napoli valuate Manolo Gabbiadini in a region of 20 million euros, but at this moment Southampton offer only 18 million euros plus 2 million euros more in bonuses.
Manolo Gabbiadini has been linked with Everton, Watford, Leicester City and a whole host of German clubs this month, but according to Italian Media, the Saints are looking to lure the forward to Premier League in the January transfer window.
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