Lazio are interested in signing Nigeria forward Simy Nwankwo from Serie B club Crotone this summer, reports Completesports.com.
Nwankwo has enjoyed a remarkable season with Crotone , who are on the verge of securing promotion to the top flight.
The 28-year-old has scored 18 goals in 34 league appearances for Crotone this season.
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Perugia’s Pietro Lemmello has also scored 18 times in Serie B this season, with both vying for the top scorer award.
Lazio according to m.tuttosalernitana.com are closely monitoring the striker and could lure him to Rome this summer.
Nwankwo joined the Pythagoreans from Portuguese outfit Gil Vicente in the summer of 2016.
He signed a three-year contract extension with the club in May 2019.