Serie A leaders, Napoli are set to unsettle Bologna’s midfielder Simone Verdi with an offer of a tripled wage in order to persuade him with a deal this January.

Maurizio Sarri has named the Italian winger as a major target and his current club, Bologna might also to interested in doing business should Napoli meet up with their €24m demand although the player isn’t thinking of changing clubs this month. reported that Napoli are already in talks as regards the transfer that might get them the versatile winger on a four-year contract.

Verdi, who currently earns only €650,000 annually at Bologna on a contract that runs to June 2021 will be set to up that to €1.7m per year plus bonuses, which will likely his wages take it up to around €2m