Transfer Rumours: Napoli sets price for Koulibaly, Man United eyes Chiesa

It will reportedly take a big offer for Napoli to part with centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, who is targetted by La Liga giants Barcelona and Real Madrid.

Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly is reportedly wanted by Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Manchester City.   -  Getty Images

If you want to sign Kalidou Koulibaly, prepare to splash the cash. Koulibaly is one of the most sought-after defenders in Europe and clubs are expected to come calling at the end of the season. Teams from Spain, England, Germany and France are queuing up.

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Napoli is ready to accept €99million (£85m) for star defender Kalidou Koulibaly, according to Corriere dello Sport. Koulibaly is reportedly wanted by Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Manchester City. Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is apparently unwilling to accept anything less than the price mentioned.

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- United is monitoring Fiorentina and Italy star Federico Chiesa, reports the Daily Mail. The 22-year-old winger has previously been linked to Juventus and Inter.

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- Calciomercato journalist Fabrizio Romano says Juventus is set to meet with striker Gonzalo Higuain to discuss his future in Turin. The 32-year-old is out of contract in 2021.

- The Suns says Arsenal's Europa League exit has jeopardised its transfer plans. Mikel Arteta and the Gunners had reportedly lined up moves for RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano, Bayer Leverkusen centre-back Jonathan Tah and Gent striker Jonathan David. However, the loss of income could damage Arsenal's plans.

- Fiorentina midfielder Gaetano Castrovilli is being pursued by Serie A rival Inter Milan, reports Calciomercato.

- Atletico Madrid is eyeing a surprise swoop for Chelsea's Willian, claims Tuttomercatoweb. Willian will be available on a free transfer when his contract expires at the end of the season. The Brazilian is yet to recommit to Chelsea. Barcelona, Tottenham and Russian outfit Lokomotiv Moscow have been credited with an interest.

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