SERIE A - Italian clubs still crowding after Nicolas Nkoulou
Recently in talks with Genoa, 31-year old Cameroonian prominent centre-back Nicolas Nkoulou, a free agent since early July, after his four year-long Torino tenure was over, has been targeted also by Fiorentina, Salernitana, and Udinese. Possibly hitting Serie A back therefore, former Olympique Lyonnais, Marseille and AS Monaco backliner was also linked to a Ligue 1 return, as well as to more clubs around Europe, including Porto, Fenerbahçe, and Leeds United.
Winner of an Africa Cup of Nations in 2017, Nkoulou has so far collected 453 caps in official games, throughout his career as a pro club player, scoring eleven goals therein. He last earnt a 1.5 million euros annual salary.