Cavani http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27701/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 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 joins PSG in record French transfer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130716/football-cavani-joins-psg-record-french-transfer-1 <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 was on Tuesday officially unveiled as Paris Saint-Germain's latest mega-signing, the striker joining the French champions for a Ligue 1 record 64 million euros ($84 million) from Napoli.</p> <p>The 26-year-old Uruguay international, Serie A's top scorer last season with 29 goals, has joined Laurent Blanc's Qatari-backed side on a five year contract.</p> <p>The previous highest transfer was set earlier this year, when Colombia forward Radamel Falcao signed for Monaco from Atletico Madrid for a figure estimated at nearly 60 million euros.</p> <p>cd-pgr/nr/bc</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> Association football Cavani Football in France AFP Tue, 16 Jul 2013 21:34:49 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5885672 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: French League Cup final result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140419/football-french-league-cup-final-result <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>Result from the French League Cup final, played at the Stade de France on Saturday night:</p> <p>Lyon 1 (Lacazette 56) Paris Saint-Germain 2 (Cavani 4, 33-pen)</p> <p>afp</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> Cavani AFP Sun, 20 Apr 2014 02:35:32 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6125708 at http://www.globalpost.com