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Napoli striker Higuain flattered by Barcelona interest

Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain is flattered by interest from Barcelona.

The former Real Madrid forward is being linked with Barca this week.

When asked if he would enjoy linking up with his Argentina captain Lionel Messi at the Nou Camp, Higuain told Efe: "Of course. I enjoy playing alongside him for the national team.

"Obviously it would be an enormous pleasure, but for now I'm focused on the World Cup.

"I'm flattered by the interest from Barca. Any player would be."

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