Villarreal are reportedly considering a move for Queens Park Rangers’ Julio Cesar this summer, despite Napoli’s known interest.
The Valencian outfit are known to be in the market this summer for a second goalkeeper to act as first-team competition for Juan Carlos Sanchez and have highlighted the Brazilian shot-stopper as that man.
President Fernando Roig is alleged as having enquired at QPR recently over the availability of the former Inter goalkeeper.
The Seleccao international, who only moved to the London side last summer, is expected to leave this transfer window, with the Partenopei said to have reached an agreement with the veteran.
However, Villarreal are thought to have entered consideration now, with the ‘keeper valued at €3m.