Milan - Greek international defender Kostas Manolas has joined Napoli from
Serie A rivals AS Roma in a deal reportedly worth €36 million, Roma announced on Sunday.
Reports in Italy said the second part of the deal could see Napoli's
Guinea midfielder Amadou Diawara moving in the other direction for a
Manolas, 28, is expected to form a formidable central defensive partnership with rugged Senegal international Kalidou Koulibaly.
The Greek, who signed a five-year contract, has risen to become one
of the best central defenders in Serie A since he moved to Roma in 2014
from Greek side Olympiakos.