Arsenal are confident of landing Brazilian Jorginho after holding talks with the player’s agent.
And on that list is Jorginho, who is rated as one of the best young talents in the game and has helped Hellas Verona clinch promotion to Serie A.
He dazzled in the first half of the season at Verona, prompting Napoli to sign him on a co-ownership deal in January. He has since made 11 appearances for Rafa Benitez’s side.
Chelsea and Liverpool Rogers were among those who made tentative contact over the player’s availability but have failed to follow up on their interest.
And now the SportsDirectNews website have claimed his agent Joao Santos had discussions with Arsenal while he was in London this month