Monday January 27 2020
Napoli make Mateta bid

Napoli have entered talks to sign Mainz striker Jean-Philippe Mateta, according to French outlet L’equipe.

The French newspaper states that the Partenopei have been in talks with the German outfit regarding a potential deal since last week.

According to the report, Napoli have stepped up their efforts to sign the player in recent hours by offering €20m plus winger Amin Younes in exchange for Mateta.

Napoli are on the lookout for a new striker as Rino Gattuso remains unconvinced by Fernando Llorente.

It’s believed that a move for SPAL’s Andrea Petagna has been rejected by the club.

Mateta has scored twice in five Bundesliga games for Mainz this season.

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