Napoli to fight Newcastle for Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa

15 June 2012 01:04
According to talkSPORT, Napoli are ready to offer Newcastle United target Yanga-Mbiwa a move to the Serie A. 

The 23-year-old starred last season at Montpellier, producing some fantastic performances which clinched them the title. The youngster who captained Montpellier last season stated his dream move would be to Manchester United even though Sir Alex Ferguson has gone cool on the player for now.

Newcastle have scouted him but Napoli are set to bid for the defender, who has been capped by France at under 21 level. Montpellier are intent on keeping the youngster and would demand in excess of £10m. 

Source: DSG