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TOP STORY: Juventus close in on Blaise Matuidi
Several reports in France are claiming that Juventus have stepped up their interest in Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi with the intention of him replacing Paul Pogba who departed for Manchester United in a world-record transfer deal.
Simone Zaza's father says the Juventus forward is close to joining Napoli after a proposed move to Wolfsburg broke down.
Antonio Zaza, who acts as his son's agent, told Il Corriere dello Sport a switch to the Premier League was now unlikely.
"It [Napoli] is an option that we are considering very carefully," Zaza Sr said.
"We spoke with Napoli's sporting director [Cristiano] Giuntoli at length yesterday, and Napoli have serious intentions when it comes to Simone."
Zaza recently visited Wolfsburg...
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic has said he will move for players before the end of the transfer window if "good quality" options are available.
Bilic, without record signing Andre Ayew and Andy Carroll through injury, has been linked with a move for Simone Zaza of Juventus and Manchester City's Wilfried Bony.
He has stressed that any new signing for the Hammers "has to be a good one."
And speaking at a news conference ahead of the Europa League playoff game against Astra Giurgiu on Thursday, he added:...