Date: 8th February 2018 at 9:00pm
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and Manchester City could offer €40m (£35m) for midfield anchor man Jorginho, according to the Corriere del Mezzogiorno (via

have been tracking the Italian for a number of years, and in July, the player’s agent Joao Santos was forced to deny that had made an approach for the midfielder.

However, it looks like the two Manchester clubs are now the firm favourites to sign Jorginho, if the player opts against signing a new contract with the Partenopei.

will reportedly meet with the agents of the 26 year old before the leaders’ match against on Saturday. The midfielder has two and a half years remaining on his current deal.

has been an integral part of Napoli’s rise to the top of the table. Dictating play from a deep lying midfield position, the Italian has scored four goals and contributed three assists in 25 matches so far this campaign.