Football

Manchester United consider €35m bid for Napoli star

Published 1 Comments

Football News
24/7

Manchester United are weighing up a €35m bid for Napoli playmaker Marek Hamsik, according to Calciomercato.com.

The Red Devils have a long-standing interest in the 26-year-old, who has been one of the best players in Serie A over recent years.

United boss David Moyes is keen to revamp his beleaguered squad during the summer transfer window following a disastrous debut season at Old Trafford - and has identified the Slovakia international as a potential signing to help the club regain their competitive edge for next season.

While Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis reportedly regards Hamsik as an integral and indispensable member of the Azzurri squad, it’s believed that an offer of around €35m could tempt him into reluctantly selling the club’s prized asset.

Hamsik would bring goals, assists and creativity to a team low on confidence and quality.

In 290 matches for Napoli, the former Brescia star has scored an impressive 76 goals, hence why the Red Devils would need to part with such a significant amount of cash in order to bring him to Old Trafford.

However, Moyes already has players of a similar ilk to Hamsik in his squad.

Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata, Shinji Kagawa and Adnan Januzaj are also attacking playmakers who prefer playing centrally behind one striker, so should Moyes be looking elsewhere this summer?

Or is Hamsik the perfect signing for the reigning Premier League champions?

Have your say in the comments' section below.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Serie A

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again