Edinson Cavani had no scarcity of choices in the summertime, claiming to have rejected ‘many Italian golf equipment’ in favour of a transfer to Manchester United.
The 33-year-old striker discovered himself at a free finish in the summertime as his Paris Saint-Germain contract ended.
He opted to hitch the Pink Devils simply earlier than the top of the switch window, but in addition had the prospect to return to Italy.
Juventus and Inter Milan had been among the many golf equipment occupied with him, however Cavani’s loyalty to Napoli meant he couldn’t contemplate a transfer to a different Italian membership.
Cavani spent three seasons on the San Paolo, serving to Napoli win the Coppa Italia in 2011/12 in addition to being Serie A prime scorer in 2012/13.
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He joined PSG in the summertime of 2013 however remains to be revered by Neapolitans, and, talking to Mondo Napoli, Cavani was requested if there may be something he needed to say to the Naples fanbase.
Cavani stated: “Solely thanks. I’ll at all times be grateful to them.
“It’s because of this that I stated no to many Italian golf equipment together with Juventus, who referred to as me usually, and Inter too. I couldn’t do such a factor to the Neapolitans.
“If I consider Naples, I consider pleasure, as a result of I do know that I’ve completed a lot for them they usually proceed to pay tribute to me.”
Cavani has made an inexpensive begin to life at Previous Trafford, scoring three objectives in six Premier League appearances.
Nonetheless, his new membership had been knocked out of the Champions League earlier this week as they misplaced to RB Leipzig.
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