"Besides the joke, I am really happy for this chance to play at Napoli because there had been many weeks of negotiations and at times I thought that they were going to fail," he continued.

"But now I have been told that everything has been arranged I will be preparing everything to travel to Italy with a big hope to play in Serie A."

Serie A
Serie A preview
31/08/2007 AT 10:59

Gargano joins teenage Slovakia midfielder Marek Hamsic, who signed for 5.5 million euros from Brescia, and Ezequiel Lavezzi, a young Argentina international striker who signed a five-year deal from San Lorenzo.

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