VfL Wolfsburg and Hamburger SV are said to be interested in Serie B forward Alessio Da Cruz alongside Arsenal and Liverpool, says Tutto Mercato Web.

The report states that Premier League sides Arsenal and Liverpool have approached the 20-year-old star, who has scored five goals and assisted two more for Novara in the Serie B this season.

However the clubs also have competition from Bundesliga sides Wolfsburg and Hamburg as Da Cruz in his first season in Italy.

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Da Cruz joined from FC Twente in the summer, after spending a season on loan with second-tier Dutch side FC Dordrecht.

Even with his help Novara sit 15th in Serie B, which currently sees Palermo in the lead. Both Arsenal and Liverpool are competing for places in Europe next season with both sides in the top six.

Wolfsburg and Hamburg sit 12th and 17th in the Bundesliga respectively, with Hamburg currently in the relegation zone.