Newcastle to rival Arsenal and Manchester City for Croatian defender

first_img Sime Vrsaljko Newcastle have joined Arsenal and Manchester City in the race to land Sassuolo defender Sime Vrsaljko.The title-chasing duo have been keeping close tabs on the right-back since he established himself in the first team at the Italian club.But now, according to reports in Italy, Newcastle have joined his long list of admirers and have even made contact about a potential deal already.Juventus are also well aware of the 23-year-old’s potential and are reportedly ready to make their move for him.Newcastle, however, could beat them to the punch after it was claimed they have already discussed a potential £7.5m switch. 1last_img