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Arsenal and Man United set to go head-to-head for Napoli star

Arsenal and Man United set to go head-to-head for Napoli star

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Arsenal and Man United set to go head-to-head for Napoli star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal and Manchester United are keeping tabs on Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly. Both clubs are keen to boost their defensive options and a summer bidding war looks on the cards. Italian media outlet Calciomercato says Arsenal sent a team of scouts to watch Koulibaly in Napoli’s Europa League clash with RB Leipzig last week. United are also in the market for a new centre-back and manager Jose Mourinho is believed to be keen on signing the 26-year-old. Koulibaly began his senior club career with French side Metz in 2010, before moving to Belgian club Genk in 2012. He joined Italian side Napoli two years later and soon established himself as one of the best defenders in Serie A. Kou...
Arsenal scout Napoli duo ahead of this summer

Arsenal scout Napoli duo ahead of this summer

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Arsenal have sent scouts to watch Napoli duo Kalidou Koulibaly and Lorenzo Insigne, according to Italian source CalcioMercato. Scouting mission The Gunners are understood to have sent scouts to watch both players in action for the Italian giants against RB Leipzig in the Europa League on Thursday. The Naples-based club were on the end of a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the German side, as their woes in Europe continue. Both Koulibaly and Insigne have impressed for Napoli this season, helping their side to lead the way in Serie A with just 14 fixtures remaining. Insigne targeted After acquiring the services of both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan in January, Arsene Wenger is hoping to add yet another attacker. The French manager is keen on adding Italian forward Insigne to his