Ajax Coach Peter Bosz says their objective is to keep Arkadiusz Milik and not to sell him to Napoli.
The striker is believed to have a liking for the Partenopei, but he asked for seven days before giving his definitive his answer.
This time will also be used as an effective holiday for the player to recover physically too.
“We agreed with him that he'd take this period of rest, and then return for the preliminary Champions League match,” said Bosz, as reported by CalcioNapoli24. “Milik really needs to recharge his batteries, he's emerging from a long and challenging season.
“Our objective is to keep him. Unplugging for a while can only be good for him, we don't want him to be exhausted already in the winter.
“We believe in him. As we mentioned, he'll join us before the Champions League playoff. He won't be in top condition, which is normal, but his presence is important for us.”