Serie A Giants Eyeing Ademola Lookman for 2024 Transfer Window

Serie A Interest in Ademola Lookman

Ahead of the 2024 summer transfer window, two Serie A powerhouses, Inter Milan and Juventus, are reportedly exploring the possibility of signing Atalanta forward Ademola Lookman.

Lookman has been on the radar of these Italian giants due to his performances with Atalanta.

Lookman’s Journey to Atalanta

Ademola Lookman’s journey to Atalanta involved a loan spell at Leicester City during the 2021-2022 season.

In the summer of 2022, he joined Atalanta for €9 million with performance-related bonuses, marking a significant move in his career.

Premier League Success

During his time in the Premier League, the 25-year-old Nigerian forward showcased his talent.

Playing for Everton, Fulham, and Leicester, Lookman scored a total of 18 goals in 98 Premier League games, leaving a notable impression on scouts.

Atalanta’s Success with Lookman

In his first season at Atalanta, Lookman made 33 appearances in all competitions, contributing to an impressive 23 goals (15 goals and 8 assists).

His performance has not gone unnoticed by other Serie A clubs.

Inter Milan and Juventus Interest

Recent reports from Italian publication Mercaro suggest that both Inter Milan and Juventus are contemplating making a bid for Ademola Lookman in the upcoming summer transfer window.

The clubs are closely monitoring Lookman’s development and value.

Lookman’s Current Valuation

As of now, Lookman is valued at €30 million by Transfermarkt, making him the second-most valuable player at Atalanta, just behind center defender Giorgio Scalvini, who is valued at $40 million.

Season Performance

In the current season, the Nigerian international has scored two goals in ten games in all competitions for Atalanta. His performance will play a significant role in attracting potential suitors from top Italian clubs.

These reports indicate that Ademola Lookman’s future in Serie A is uncertain, with Inter Milan and Juventus expressing a keen interest in securing his services.

The upcoming summer transfer window will shed light on the direction his career takes.

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