Napoli enter race to sign free-agent Mats Hummels


Napoli want to gift new coach Antonio Conte an experienced and accomplished defender, and the idea is to bring German Mats Hummels to the shadow of Mount Vesuvius.

According to Corriere dello Sport, the Partenopei are  evaluating the possibility of signing the player who has just left Borussia Dortmund after a great season, which ended with the Champions League final at Wembley.

The former German international free-agent who has convinced everyone that he can still play at a high level for a long time, despite being 35 years old.

In recent days, Roma had been the most determined team to target him for the post-Smalling period; then came Mallorca, who surprisingly seemed to have reached an agreement with the player. While waiting for the final decision, Napoli have intervened, deciding to sound out his intentions and the possibility of closing a truly important free transfer deal, especially for his technical qualities, experience, and great personality.


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