Reports – Juventus edge ahead of Arsenal and Man United in race for Serie A star

first_img1 Juventus are hoping to beat Arsenal and Manchester United to the signing of Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to reports in Italy.talkSPORT told you last week about the Premier League pair’s interest in the Argentina international, who has scored over 20 goals for the second season in a row.Arsenal have been chasing the 27-year-old since the summer of 2013, while Manchester United are alert to the possibility they might need to replace both Robin van Persie and Radamel Falcao.However, according to Sky Sport Italia, Juventus are hoping to win the race for Higuain’s signature.The former Real Madrid man is reportedly willing to leave Napoli after two years at the club as Rafael Benitez’s side look set to miss out on Champions League qualification.Juventus, who are also aware of interest in their other star hitman Carlos Tevez, have been linked with several strikers already, including Palermo’s Paulo Dybala and Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani. Gonzalo Higuain in action for Napoli last_img read more