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Monday February 11 2019
Napoli: Fornals to replace Hamsik?

Napoli have reportedly reached an agreement with Pablo Fornals’ agent for the Villarreal midfielder to replace Marek Hamsik.

According to Corriere dello Sport, Fornals is Napoli’s first choice to fill the void about to be left by Hamsik, who is on his way to China.

Despite failing to strike a deal with Villarreal last month, the newspaper maintains the Partenopei already have a verbal pact with the Spaniard’s representative for a move this summer.

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Monday February 11 2019
Hamsik to Dalian 'this week'

Dalian Yifang will reportedly complete the signing of Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik by Wednesday.

According to Corriere dello Sport, Hamsik is currently in his native Slovakia to ‘settle bureaucratic issues’ before he can fly to China.

The newspaper adds Dalian will finalise their deal for the 31-year-old ‘in the next 24-48 hours’, which will see Napoli receive €20m.

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Sunday February 10 2019
Hamsik to China on Monday?

Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik will reportedly complete his move to Dalian Yifang on Monday.

The 31-year-old was left out of the Partenopei squad to face Fiorentina on Saturday, with question marks still hanging over his future.

However, he could officially complete his move to China on Monday as his €20m transfer fee is expected to be paid, according to Corriere dello Sport.

The Slovakian international has been with Napoli since 2007, scoring 121 goals in over 500 appearances for the club.

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Saturday February 9 2019
Ancelotti: 'Napoli deserved victory'

Carlo Ancelotti claims Napoli “dropped two points we would’ve deserved for attacking from start to finish” against Fiorentina.

The Partenopei failed to find the net for their third Serie A away fixture in a row, four games including the Coppa Italia.

“We dropped two points that we would’ve deserved for attacking from start to finish,” the Coach told Sky Sport Italia after the 0-0 draw.

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Saturday February 9 2019
Insigne: 'Proud to be Napoli captain'

Lorenzo Insigne will miss Marek Hamsik, but also feels “extremely proud to wear the captain’s armband” for Napoli against Fiorentina.

It kicks off at 17.00 GMT, click here for the line-ups and LIVEBLOG.

The Partenopei lost here 3-0 last season, effectively handing the Scudetto to Juventus.

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Saturday February 9 2019
Dalian wanted Mertens and Hamsik

Marek Hamsik is on the verge of joining Dalian Yifang, but it’s reported the club also wanted Napoli teammate Dries Mertens.

A deal has been done for €20m plus bonuses and Hamsik is expected to fly out for a medical over the weekend.

According to Sky Sport Italia, he is back home in Slovakia right now and waiting for the call from China.

Hamsik could well have been joined at Dalian Yifang by his teammate Mertens, as Tuttosport newspaper claims an offer was made with salary worth €15m per season.

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Friday February 8 2019
Hamsik has Dalian Yifang medical

Marek Hamsik is out of the Napoli squad against Fiorentina, as he is reportedly undergoing his Dalian Yifang medical ahead of the €20m transfer.

While Napoli released a surprise statement this week stating the deal had been “suspended” over a disagreement on payment terms, it was largely just a warning to the Chinese Super League club.

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Friday February 8 2019
Napoli: Hamsik & Albiol out, Chiriches in

Marek Hamsik and Raul Albiol are not in Napoli’s squad to face Fiorentina in Serie A on Saturday, but Vlad Chiriches finally returns.

Hamsik is on his way to Dalian Yifang after a deal was finally agreed, while Albiol is in Spain for consultations over a knee problem.

Amin Younes is also out, but Chiriches has recovered from an ACL injury to feature for the first time since September.

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Friday February 8 2019
Report: Hamsik-Dalian back on

Marek Hamsik is reportedly free to join Dalian Yifang after the Chinese club agreed a deal with Napoli.

Hamsik’s transfer to Dalian had been ‘suspended’ by Napoli after it emerged they no longer wanted to sign the Slovak outright.

However, Corriere dello Sport claims an agreement has now been reached to take the midfielder to China for €20m plus bonuses.

The 31-year-old will not be in the Partenopei’s squad to face Fiorentina and should already be in Madrid to undergo a medical and put pen to paper.

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Thursday February 7 2019
'Hamsik could still join Dalian'

Marek Hamsik’s lawyer has confirmed the Napoli midfielder will not face Fiorentina and that a deal with Dalian Yifang is still in the works.

Napoli made the shock announcement last night that Hamsik’s sale to Dalian had been ‘suspended’, which was followed by the Slovak not training on Thursday morning.

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