Benitez's Napoli to make Cavani among best paid in Italy

Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has new hopes of keeping Edinson Cavani. Cavani is wanted by Real Madrid, Manchester City and PSG.

Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has new hopes of keeping Edinson Cavani.

Cavani is wanted by Real Madrid, Manchester City and PSG.

But De Laurentiis hopes the arrival of Rafa Benitez from Chelsea will force a rethink from his Uruguayan star.

Gazzetta dello Sport says a new contract is being put together worth a stunning €7 million-a-year for Cavani, which would make him among the highest paid players in Italy.

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