Wigan boss Martinez targets Napoli's Gargano

Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez is chasing Napoli midfielder Walter Gargano.

Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez is chasing Napoli midfielder Walter Gargano.

The Daily Star Sunday says Gargano, 28, is ready for a fresh challenge after joining the Serie A side from Uruguayan outfit Danubio for a fee of £2m five years ago.

Napoli coach Walter Mazzarri has hinted the time is right for Gargano to move on.

He said: “Don’t ask me whether Gargano could now be sold.

“All I can say is that I want motivated players.”

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