Manchester United and Chelsea scouting highly-rated Serie A centre-back
According to 90min, Chelsea and Manchester United are amongst the top sides that are scouting promising Cagliari centre-back Sebastian Walukiewicz.
90min report that Serie A giants Lazio are also keen on the 20-year-old, as well as Borussia Dortmund and Atletico Madrid.
Walukiewicz officially joined Cagliari last summer from homeland outfit Pogon Szczecin, with it reported that the 6ft2 ace’s ability in the air has caught the eye of scouts.
The youngster broke into the Cagliari team in the second-half of last season, with all but one of Walukiewicz’s outings coming since the turn of the calendar year.
Chelsea target talks up Barcelona exit amidst defensive crisis at Stamford Bridge
Long-time Chelsea target and France international defender Samuel Umtiti is now desperate to leave Barcelona on better terms in the coming summer transfer window.
The World Cup winner already knows his fate at Camp Nou as he is not in the plans of the new manager, Ronald Koeman,. No wonder he was blasted alongside Ousmane Dembele for refusing to leave the club in the last summer transfer window despite receiving offers from several suitors.
With Frank Lampard desperate to improve his defence, an opportunity might have met with need as Samuel Umtiti would be highly considered by the Blues for a move in the January transfer window.
Arsenal missed chance to sign 25-year-old Serie A centre-forward
Napoli rejected Arsenal’s advances for a centre-forward Andrea Petagna over the summer, according to reports. Andrea was suggested as a possible target for Gunners back in August as they considered bolstering their attack. At the time, there were still doubts about the futures of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette.
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