Premier League Giants Vying for Elseid Hysaj


Napoli full-back Elseid Hysaj is being tracked by a trio of Premier League heavyweights, reports in Sportitalia are claiming.

The Albanian international in under a €50 million release clause with the Partenopei which is the sum Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool would not have problem paying to see the highly-rated 24-year-old move to England in the summer.

Hysaj has amassed 41 appearances for Serie A title chasers this season in all competitions and has been widely praised for his versatility which allowed him to successfully cover for Faouzi Ghoulam on the left after his teammate suffered two serious injuries this season.

Sportitalia claims that Chelsea have been the first ones to made their intentions clear, having met with the player’s agent Mario Giuffredi on several occasions.

The Blues regard him as a perfect replacement for Davide Zappacosta who is being linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge.