Gonzalo Higuain

Transfer news: Arsenal face fresh competition for signature of Gonzalo Higuain

Napoli reveal they are interested in signing the Real Madrid striker

Edinson Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Edinson Cavani

Is Edinson Cavani really worth £54m?

The Uruguay international has also been a target for Chelsea this summer

Edinson Cavani

Transfer talk: Chelsea and Manchester City miss-out on Edinson Cavani as PSG 'prepare to announce signing' of Napoli striker

Uruguayan has been subject of a move to the Premier League but now looks set to join Ligue 1 champions according to reports in Spain

Edinson Cavani

Chelsea and Manchester City set to be priced out of Edinson Cavani move by PSG as Laurent Blanc speaks of 'love' for the Napoli striker

French champions prepare £50m bid for Napoli striker according to reports in France

Edinson Cavani

Transfer rumour: Chelsea in talks with Edinson Cavani

Chelsea have stolen a march ahead of a number of top clubs in Europe to sign Napoli forward Edinson Cavani in agreeing personal terms with the Uruguayan, according to Sky Italia reporter Tancredi Palmeri.

Edinson Cavani

Edinson Cavani in talks over Napoli future as Chelsea hover

Italian club president De Laurentiis refusing to sell striker for less than £53.6m release in his contract

Edinson Cavani

Chelsea target Edinson Cavani reveals he has asked his parents 'a thousand times' not to discuss his future

Both the Napoli striker's mother and father were quoted recently in the press

Edinson Cavani

Chelsea yet to agree £49.3m deal with Napoli for Edinson Cavani - but talks set to begin

The west London club have moved ahead of Manchester City and Real Madrid in the hunt for the striker's services

Edinson Cavani

Edinson Cavani in talks with Manchester City and Chelsea according to his mother - but he wants to go to Real Madrid says his father

The Uruguay international is one of the most coveted strikers in the world

AC's goalscorer, Stephan El Shaarawy

AC Milan open to selling Manchester City and Arsenal 'target' Stephan El Shaarawy

The striker has been linked with a move to the Premier League

Martin Skrtel

Martin Skrtel future to be decided as agent jets in for crunch talks with Liverpool

The defender has been linked with a move away

Napoli's Edinson Cavani has scored 18 goals in Serie A this season and could command a fee of £52m
Edinson Cavani

Chelsea 'interested in Edinson Cavani' according to Napoli

The Uruguay international is one of the most coveted strikers in Europe

Firework incident (October 2011): The Italian has another run-in with the emergency services after a firework is set off in the bathroom of his home, triggering a fire. The next day, he scores in the Manchester derby and celebrates by revealing a T-shirt which reads:

'Unless you apologise you will sweat the tears of my mother': Mario Balotelli furiously denies claims he sold drugs for Naples' Camorra mafia

Accusations were made by a gangster-turned-supergrass at a money laundering trial

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