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Inter have moved a step closer to signing Piotr Zielinski, officially informing Napoli that negotiations are underway with the Polish midfielder.
The 29-year-old’s contract with the Partenopei expires at the end of this season and will not be extended after a series of discussions with club president Aurelio De Laurentiis in the first half of the season. Inter believe that Zielinski will be the perfect addition to Simone Inzaghi’s midfield and have been negotiating with his entourage for weeks now, keen to welcome him on a free transfer this summer. Today’s Gazzetta dello Sport details how Inter have now informed Napoli of the ongoing discussions with Zielinski, a necessary step before he can pass his medicals and sign his pre-contract with the club. The Polish midfielder is expected to put pen to paper on his contract. A four-year contract worth 4.5 million euros plus 500,000 euros in bonuses at the end of this month, probably after the first leg of the Champions League Round of 16.