Bologna reportedly interested in signing Matip on a free transfer to bolster defence

The latest on the potential replacement for Riccardo Calafiori at Bologna involves the idea of Joel Matip for the defence.

According to today’s edition of La Gazzetta dello Sport, Bologna’s newest defensive target is Joel Matip.

The Rossoblù club is currently seeking a replacement for Riccardo Calafiori, who is set to join Arsenal.

The German defender has been identified as a strong candidate to fill the void left by Calafiori’s impending departure.

Bologna’s management believes that Matip’s experience and skill set make him an ideal fit for their defensive line-up.

“Matip has the qualities we are looking for in a defender,” said a Bologna insider, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport.

The club remains optimistic about securing Matip’s services in the current transfer window.

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