Napoli target Anzhi midfielder
The Russian side are undergoing wholesale changes to their squad as they look to bring their wage bill down and the Brazilian is all but certain to leave the club before the close of the transfer window.
According to Sky Sport the Brazilian could find himself on a plane to Southern Italy to help strengthen Rafa Benitez’s side.
Jucilei joined Anzhi from Corinthians in 2011 for €10 million and has been a key player since his arrival. His arrival would bolster the Azzurri’s midfield options as they look to complete the sale of Walter Gargano.
Jucilei could be a cheaper alternative with a greater range of abilities to compliment Gökhan Inler in the Napoli team.
The 25 year-old made 43 appearances in all competitions for Anzhi last season while scoring once.
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