Asked about Polish 23-year old international midfielder Piotr Zielinkski’s development, Napoli boss, Maurizio Sarri, attending pre-Europa League match (against RB Leipzig) press conference, stated:
“He’s a prodigy, hands down. He’s also got noteworthy athletic skills, and will be able to play in any position, if he improves personality-wise. Zielinkski will definitely be the new De Bruyne”.
Playing for Serie A current ranking leaders since 2016/17, former Udinese and Empoli player is currently on a deal with Azzurri until June 2021.