Benjamin Henrichs on Napoli Radar


Serie A hotshots Napoli are looking at a number of transfer targets this summer one of which is Bayer Leverkusen talent Benjamin Henrichs, club president Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed.

The enigmatic Partenopei patron is looking to rebuild the squad and help new boss Carlo Ancelotti forge a competitive side ahead of the new season and the likes of Matteo Darmian, Lorenzo Tonelli, Gillermo Ochoa and Benjamin Henrichs are all being touted as summer reinforcements.

Speaking to the Radio Kiss Kiss, Aurelio De Laurentiis addressed the transfer speculations subject and admitted the talented 21-year-old is on Napoli radar.

“We are looking at six different player profiles and Henrichs of Bayer is definitely a possibility. We’ll see what happens”, he said.

Benjamin Henrichs is a Germany international right-back whose versatility allows him to be deployed in a number of roles, including in the midfield.

His contract with Bayer Leverkusen expires in 2022.