Podolski, Lewandowski, Regini, Fazio - European gossip

Lukas Podolski
Lukas Podolski was an unused substitute in the 2014 World Cup final

Galatasaray's former Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski could become the latest high-profile player to move to China.

Days after Chelsea's Ramires joined Chinese side Jiangsu Suning in a deal believed to be worth about £25m, Shanghai Shenhua are trying to sign 30-year-old Germany World Cup winner Podolski, according to Bild.

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski is a wanted man after scoring 17 goals in 17 Bundesliga games for Bayern Munich this season.

However, the 27-year-old Poland forward is prepared to reject interest from Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea this summer.

Instead, Lewandowski is waiting to secure a move to Real Madrid once the Spanish club's transfer embargo is lifted at the end of the 2016-17 season, claims the Independent.

Serie A leaders Napoli are close to strengthening their squad with the signing of 25-year-old left-back Vasco Regini from rivals Sampdoria, reports La Gazzetta dello Sport.

Meanwhile, Roma have joined Sevilla in the race for Tottenham's 28-year-old defender Federico Fazio, according to Talksport. The Argentine has made just one League Cup appearance for Spurs this season.