Report: Aston Villa target Ondrej Duda wanted by Napoli

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Ondrej Duda is wanted by the Italian powerhouse this summer.

A report last month in Polish source transferring.pl suggested that Tim Sherwood was interested in bringing Legia Warsaw star Ondrej Duda to the club this summer.

The 20-year-old Slovakian, who has been compared to Angel Di Maria, only joined Legia in February from FK Kosice, and in November last year he made his debut for the Slovakia national team. He recently scored his first goal for his nation and has, in the past, been linked to Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur.

The 'Slovakian Di Maria' is therefore of big interest to teams outside the Premier League as well.

It was reported this week by Corriere dello Sport that Italian sides were also hoping to lure Duda away from Poland.

They reported that Napoli are keen on signing the player. The Neapolitans already have a Slovakian superstar in their midst with Marek Hamsik, but it seems they want double the trouble with a move for 'Dudinho' said to be in the pipe-line.

Aston Villa would certainly like him at the club, but would struggle to compete with the Partenopei in a transfer battle.

Although, they might not need to sign him, as they have their own little wizard in Jack Grealish now emerging as a star.

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