Boca Juniors midfielder Jesus Datolo has confirmed he's on his way to Napoli.

A deal was being finalised last night and a delighted Datolo said: "I'm going to one of the most beautiful cities in the world, with people similar to that of Boca.

"It's a club where there are many people who go to the stadium. In addition to wear the shirt of the team that plays in the biggest competition in the world is something very beautiful and important for my career.

"And something really special."