Edinson Cavani http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27696/all en Cavani still dreaming of Napoli title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/preview-soccer-cavani-still-dreaming-napoli-title Napoli fans can rejoice knowing Edinson Cavani will still be spearheading their attack. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/preview-soccer-cavani-still-dreaming-napoli-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cavani Edinson Cavani Football futbol italy soccer Napoli soccer World At Play Italy Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 13:30:00 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738796 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Soccer-Misfiring Cavani draws another blank as Napoli lose ground http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/update-1-soccer-misfiring-cavani-draws-another-blank-napoli-los <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* No luck for Cavani as Napoli falter</p> <p>* Spectacular strikes lift Lazio (Adds details, quotes)</p> <p>MILAN, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Serie A's top marksman Edinson Cavani failed to score for the fourth league game in a row as fading Napoli lost further ground on leaders Juventus with a goalless draw at Udinese on Monday.</p> <p>Lazio dislodged AC Milan and moved into third place thanks to two spectacular long-range goals in a 2-0 win over lowly Pescara.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/update-1-soccer-misfiring-cavani-draws-another-blank-napoli-los" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Edinson Cavani Edinson Cavani Football in Italy Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Feb 2013 23:15:48 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5766467 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Napoli to meet delayed Cavani in Turin: Mazzarri http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130329/football-napoli-meet-delayed-cavani-turin-mazzarri <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Coach Walter Mazzarri said he expects to see star striker Edinson Cavani meet up with Napoli in Turin after the Uruguayan was delayed in returning to Naples from World Cup qualifying commitments.</p> <p>Cavani was among several Italy-based Uruguayans, including Alvaro Pereira and Walter Gargano of Inter, left racing to get back for Serie A action after a malfunction delayed their return flight following a 2-0 defeat to Chile on Tuesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130329/football-napoli-meet-delayed-cavani-turin-mazzarri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Edinson Cavani Edinson Cavani Football in Italy Sport in Italy AFP Fri, 29 Mar 2013 12:16:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5796995 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Cavani hat-trick takes Napoli tally to 101 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/football-cavani-hat-trick-takes-napoli-tally-101 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Edinson Cavani scored a hat-trick in a 3-1 win over Inter Milan to take his goal tally to 101 in a Napoli shirt and reinforce second place in Italy's Serie A on Sunday.</p> <p>Juventus earlier secured their 29th title with a 1-0 win over Palermo which guaranteed the Turin giants a place in next season's Champions League for the second consecutive season.</p> <p>Napoli, meanwhile, appear about to follow in the Bianconeri's footsteps after a 21st win of the season which restored their seven-point lead over AC Milan, who are third place three games remaining.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/football-cavani-hat-trick-takes-napoli-tally-101" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Edinson Cavani Football in Italy Sport in Italy AFP Sun, 05 May 2013 21:15:50 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5831530 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Benitez hoping Cavani stays at Napoli http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130622/football-benitez-hoping-cavani-stays-at-napoli <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New Napoli boss Rafael Benitez said he hopes that in-demand Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani will stay with the Serie A runners-up, as the Spaniard was officially presented to the media on Friday.</p> <p>"I spoke with Cavani, he's a very good player and very important for us. He is with us, (although) he is doing his work in another tournament at the moment, I hope to see him here," Benitez said, referring to Cavani's participation at the Confederations Cup with Uruguay in Brazil.</p> <p>"We are waiting to see what he decides," added the Spaniard.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130622/football-benitez-hoping-cavani-stays-at-napoli" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cavani Edinson Cavani Edinson Cavani Football in Uruguay AFP Sat, 22 Jun 2013 10:42:37 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5864245 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Cavani 'staying' at PSG despite transfer speculation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140731/football-cavani-staying-at-psg-despite-transfer-speculation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani on Thursday claimed that he would not be leaving the French champions this summer, despite ongoing speculation about his future.</p> <p>"I am staying, why would I not?" said the 27-year-old Uruguay star, who only joined PSG a year ago in a Ligue 1 record deal from Napoli worth 64 million euros (£50.7m, $85.6m).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140731/football-cavani-staying-at-psg-despite-transfer-speculation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Edinson Cavani Football in France Paris Saint-Germain F.C. AFP Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:58:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6219847 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Cavani rescues PSG with late winner in Cyprus http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/141021/football-cavani-rescues-psg-late-winner-cyprus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Edinson Cavani rescued Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday as his solo strike with three minutes remaining was enough to defeat APOEL Nicosia 1-0 after the Cypriots dominated for large periods of the match. </p> <p>The Uruguayan marksman claimed his second goal in PSG's Champions League Group F campaign and his sixth of the season when he latched onto a loose ball in the box and, despite falling to the ground, was able to hook it home with his right boot for a victory that rarely looked on the cards. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/141021/football-cavani-rescues-psg-late-winner-cyprus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Edinson Cavani Sport in Cyprus Sports AFP Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:33:32 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6292063 at http://www.globalpost.com