Tuesday August 19 2014
Napoli have De Guzman deal

The Gazzetta dello Sport reiterate that Napoli have agreed a deal to sign Villarreal midfielder Jonathan de Guzman.

Reports came through on Monday that a deal for the 26-year-old’s signature had been agreed between all parties and that it was in line for completion by Wednesday.

Today’s edition of the Gazzetta dello Sport reiterates that belief, adding that the fee Napoli are set to pay stands at €6.5m and that an announcement can be expected after tonight’s game.

The Vesuviani host Athletic Bilbao in the first leg of their Champions League Play-off round clash.

It is understood that faxes have already been exchanged between Villarreal and Napoli on details relating to the deal.

Netherlands international De Guzman has spent the previous two seasons on loan at Swansea City, so a move to Napoli will reunite him with Michu.

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