Italian Heavyweights Keen on Sao Paulo Goalkeeper Lucas Perri


The 20-year-old Brazilian goalkeeping talent Lucas Perri has emerged as a transfer target for Serie A giants Napoli and AS Roma.

Both Partenopei and Giallorossi are in the market for a new custodian with Pepe Reina and Alisson Becker set to leave their respective clubs at the end of the season.

The experienced Spaniard is said to have agreed a move to AC Milan whereas the Brazilian No.1 is a target for the host of European sides.

Therefore, both Napoli and AS Roma have set their sights towards the highly rated Sao Paulo star who is described as one of the biggest goalkeeping prospects to have emerged in Brazil since Alisson.

Lucas Perri’s contract with Sao Paulo expires in June 2019.

In addition to the Italian giants, Portuguese side Sporting CP and Spanish club Celta Vigo have also been linked with Perri.