Mascherano linked with Napoli again

Rumours that Javier Mascherano will leave Barcelona for Napoli at the end of the season seem to be gathering pace.

The Argentine midfielder has been linked with a switch to the Italian side in the past, and Marca this morning lead with the revelation that the former Liverpool man is keen to reunite with Rafa Benitez.

The Spanish tactician is currently in charge at Stadio San Paolo, and the paper believes that Mascherano is leaning towards moving to the Partenopei.

The sports daily writes that there has been contact between Barcelona and Napoli, with the Catalans willing to listen to offers.

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