Currently on loan with Italian SerieA side Torino, the performances of the Lyon man has attracted admiration from top Italian clubs.
Since joining Torino on loan from French Ligue 1 side, Lyon, Nicolas Nkoulou is one of the most prominent players in the Italian league.
This has even prompted Torino to consider activating the option to buy him in their loan clause.
However, this will not be easy as they will have to face tough competition from giant clubs in the league.
But the Turin club will have to face the competition of big Italian stables.
Going byTuttosportnewspaper, Napoli, current leader of the championship, Lazio Rome (3rd) and Inter Milan (4th) are also in the interested in the Cameroonian defender.