Serie A pair battling to sign Newcastle midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum

Serie A duo Napoli and Roma are ready to do battle over Newcastle midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.

Monday, 13th June 2016, 9:15 am
Updated Monday, 13th June 2016, 11:18 am
Georginio Wijnaldum

Reports last week linked Italian giants Roma with a move for Wijnaldum, whose future at St James's Park looks in severe jeopardy after Newcastle's relegation.

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And there has been fresh speculation in Italy today that Napoli are also interested in the Dutch international, who arrived in a £14.5million move from PSV last summer.

Everton have been linked with Wijnaldum too after the appointment of former Holland skipper Ronald Koeman as manager.