There were rumours spreading last night that President Aurelio De Laurentiis had called Cavani to ask if he wanted a return to the Stadio San Paolo.
Canale 21 then implied the Uruguayan was a guest of Napoli at the Hotel Vesuvio.
This prompted a group of fans to wait outside the hotel at 3am in the hope of spotting their former hero.
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However, there seems to be very little chance of Cavani making a comeback to Napoli.
He was sold to Paris Saint-Germain in 2013 for €64.5m and is under contract until June 2018.
Gonzalo Higuain was his replacement, but Juventus activated the €90m release clause in the Argentine’s contract.
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