Giovanni Simeone, the continuation of Diego’s legacy at Napoli

Giovanni Simeone, the continuation of Diego’s legacy at Napoli

Simeone, who arrived this season on loan with a charge of 3 million euros and a mandatory purchase option of 12 million in European currency, scored three goals in Serie A and added 307 minutes.

His last performance was against Salernitana, last Sunday, when his team came close to winning the title with a 1-1 draw at home, with just a couple of minutes on the field.

It’s that “Gio” Simeone suffered a first degree strain on the biceps femoris in his right leg and just returned this weekend.

the season of Simeone He fell short of expectations after scoring with Hellas Verona, where he scored 17 goals in 35 games.

“He is someone that Napoli needs. And Napoli is what the player needs. He is a good signing”commented the coach, Luciano Spalletti, when his arrival was finalized.

The previous Argentinian who wore the Neapolitan shirt was Gonzalo Higuaín, who was described as a “traitor” by the fans of the southern team when he joined Juventus in 2016.

Source: Ambito

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