NAPLES OSTIGARD – Regardless of Koulibaly’s future, Napoli needs numerically to find the fourth defender after Tuanzebe’s failure to redeem. One of the profiles that the Neapolitan management really likes is Leo Ostigard. The Brighton-owned defender had a good season on a dry loan to Genoa despite relegation.
Naples, for Ostigard distance on the figures with Brighton: the details
According to what reported by Republic, Napoli would have presented an offer of 3 million euros to Brighton. On the other hand, the British are asking for a figure between 10 and 12 million euros, much higher than the first proposal from the Azzurri. Genoa remains in the background and tries to understand if there can be any possibility of having him despite Serie B. The rossoblu club is in close contact with the defender’s entourage and with the Brighton managers.
News also confirmed by Luca Marchetti, journalist from Sky Sports, to the microphones of ‘Radio Mars’. Here is what was stated: “Napoli are not closing him but have identified him to make a not mind-boggling investment. The characteristics of the player convinced Giuntoli, even if we do not know if he will be successful “.
Ostigard is a physically strong defender who is very adept at scoring. And he also impressed him with his personality on the pitch. If Napoli were to buy it, the Norwegian from fourth could have great chances to override the hierarchies.