Reports suggest Napoli are giving serious thought to signing Giuseppe Mascara from Catania.
La Gazzetta dello Sport claims the 31-year-old striker would be brought in as cover for Edinson Cavani.
Mascara's contract is due to expire in the summer and he has apparently received a contract offer from Napoli.
Aurelio De Laurentiis is prepared to wait for the player until June when he would sign a three-year deal at the San Paolo.
If an agreement were reached, Mascara would become Napoli's 'second signing of the summer' after Estudiantes defender Federico Fernandez.
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