The 20-year-old Napoli starlet is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in the whole of European football, having made seven starts for the Serie A league leaders so far this season. With his first goal for the club coming from the penalty spot against Manchester City, in a match that saw him face up against the world-class Kevin De Bruyne.
Indeed, Mauricio Pochettino is an admirer of the youngster having seen his performances so far for the Italian side, and a possible swoop for the defensive-midfielder in the summer would be likely as he looks to eye up a long-term replacement for Moussa Dembele. Especially after already submitting their interest in the Napoli midfielder during the January transfer window, after being linked with a £33 million move for the 20-year-old.Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!