Gabriel’s agent has confirmed that Napoli and Everton are both fighting it out to signal the Lille defender.
Napoli see the €30m-rated Gabriel as a possible inheritor to Kalidou Koulibaly, however their former coach Carlo Ancelotti additionally desires him at Everton.
“Everton made Lille the primary proposal, whereas Napoli made theirs later,” Fernando Garcia informed AreaNapoli.it.
“Gabriel likes Napoli as a group and Gennaro Gattuso as a coach. We’re ready for Lille to tell us in the event that they intend to undergo [with the proposals].
“[The decision could come] in a number of days, however I can’t say when precisely at this stage.”
In the meantime, Emerson Palmieri – one other of Garcia’s shoppers – may very well be changed at Chelsea by Leicester Metropolis left-back Ben Chilwell…
“Napoli acquired in contact with us for Gabriel however not for Emerson. Proper now, we’ve got no information [on his future].”
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