BREAKING: Napoli Give Latest Update On Lacazette To Arsenal Deal

According to report coming out from Italy, they are claiming Napoli are considering to hijack Arsenal target Alexandre Lacazette to replace Gonzalo Higuain.

The north London club have been linked with the forward and according report emanating from the Italian news outlet via Inside Futbol which also claim Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is prepared to pay as much as £42m to bring him to the Emirates stadium.

However, the Frenchman will have to face keen competition from the Naples as the Serie A giants have showed interest in services of the 25-year-old.

Also according to report from Inside Futbol, the French forward has become the Naples has seen Lacazette as a possible replacement for Higuain and are set to splash out €60m from the €94m Higuain’s money realized from Higuain, a fee we know Wenger might be unwilling to spend of the Lyon forward.

Lacazette is a highly rated forward who would be able to provide the Gunners as much goals as they want considering how starched up Arsenal midfields is and with their recent inclusion of Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach.