Coach of Genoa Ivan Juric has confirmed Leonard Pavoletti will move to Napoli in the January transfer window.
There were reports the centre-forward has been sold for €18m and even picked his new house.
the Coach told Sky Sport Italia and Mediaset Premium after Genoa’s 1-0 victory over Fiorentina in a rescheduled week 3 game
“It looks as if there’s the possibility Pavoletti can leave and if he does then we hope an equally strong striker arrives. It’s disappointing, because he’s a splendid guy who really cares about the club colours.
“He turned it down in the summer, but now seems to have decided he will go,”
Napoli struggled briefly following the sale of Higuain and the Injury to Summer signing Milik but have since picked up with impressive wins over Inter Miland and Atalanta