Napoli joins the race for River Plate midfielder Nico de La Cruz


Nico de La Cruz is one of the fastest-rising players in the Argentine top flight with River Plate, leading to the increased rumours of a move to Europe.


Now, Spanish football portal are reporting that Napoli has also entered the race to sign the midfielder. The Italian club wants to move ahead of other European teams to pursue the 26-year-old.


Napoli has shown genuine interest in the players amid competitions from top European teams.


Fichajes further reveals River Plate are already preparing for a potential departure of the player even though there’s a contract until November of 2025.

Nico de La Cruz is one of the exciting players in the Argentine top flight. He is known for his versatility in midfield.


Following the club’s Serie A triumph, a lot of changes have been made, which includes the introduction of new players.

Head coach Rudi Garcia is open to new signings even as he tries to build a formidable team for the season ahead.