Napoli, Man City, and Liverpool to Gazump Arsenal for Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Serie A side Napoli are reported to make a last-gasp bid to procure Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain.
The Argentine international has wanted to leave the La Liga side this summer after citing he was disillusioned with the club. He was alleged to have fallen out with former manager Jose Mourinho, but has maintained he still wants to leave despite the manager’s departure.
Arsenal were the favourites to procure his signature, but the deal has since stalled. Now Napoli are said to have made a bid to snatch Higuain off their hands.
The Italian side have recently lost top-scorer Edinson Cavani after he signed for Ligue One champions Paris Saint-Germain. They are hoping Higuain can prove to be worthy replacement to fill the void left.
The 25-year old striker scored 16 goals in 28 league games for Madrid last season. He’s represented Argentina on 33 occasions, scoring...