CONFIRMED! Slovakian International Close To Joining Arsenal.

News sources in Slovakia have confirmed that Arsenal are close to signing Napoli's attacking midfielder, Marek Hamsik.

The Slovakian international is unhappy with the fact that Napoli failed to qualify for next season's UEFA Champions League and wants to join a club who will give him action on Europe's big scene.

Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal have been put on red alert as they all are now aware of the player's predicament. Hamsik who has got skills will now have to choose where to go but if we are to go by recent speculations, the Gunners are the ones with the greatest guarantee of signing the 27-year-old.

Hamsik joined Napoli in the summer of 2007 and has since then proved to be a player who can be a success in any top European team. He was ranked the eight best footballer in Europe by Bloomberg in the year 2013.

He played his first major match with Napoli against Cesena in the first round of the Italian Cup. Napoli won 4–0, Hamsik made the opening goal and scored the second himself. He scored his first goal in the Serie A on 16 September 2007 in the match against Sampdoria.

In 2007 he was voted the second best Slovak footballer of the year after Martin Skrtel and also he was voted the best young Slovak footballer. Hamšík ended his first season with Napoli as the club's top scorer, with nine goals from 37 games.

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