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Monday August 19 2013
Genoa target Gamberini loan

Sky Sport Italia are confident Genoa will reach a deal with Napoli to sign Alessandro Gamberini before the transfer window closes.

The Rossoblu are looking for a new centre-back after they sold Andreas Granqvist to Russian club Krasnodar last week.

The stopper, formerly of Bologna and Fiorentina, could join the Marassi outfit on loan for the 2013-14 campaign.

Gamberini’s exit in Naples would be covered by the proposed arrival of Cagliari’s Italian international Davide Astori.

Gamberini, an Italian international himself, signed a two-year deal with the Azzurri – with the option for a third – following his 2012 move from Fiorentina.

The 31-year-old started his career in the Bologna youth system.

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