Date: 25th June 2021 at 4:21pm
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Financial problems could put an end to Napoli’s pursuit of left-back Emerson Palmieri.

I have been pursuing the Italian ever since the summer began but they are still nowhere near agreeing on a deal with the European champions.

La Gazzetta dello Sport are reporting that in order for to allow the player to go out on loan this summer, he must first sign a new deal as his current one runs out in 2022. This applies even if the loan includes an obligation to buy.

The other problem that is facing Luciano Spalletti’s side is that currently earns €4.6 million a season at the West London club, which is a salary that cannot match.

This means any loan move would likely require to pay a percentage of the Italian international’s wages.