Napoli are reportedly pondering a move for Liverpool rejected Nice Mario Balotelli according to report emerge in Italy.
The 27-year-old Nice striker has a spell English shores with Manchester City and Liverpool as the Italy international stays in Ligue 1 set to come to an end of in the summer.
According to Corriere dello
Sport claims that Napoli have
been informed that the controversial forward is yet to extend his contract with Nice and now he will consider Seria A league leaders offer as Balotelli is able to talk to foreign clubs now and sign a pre-agreement with them ahead of a free transfer in the summer.
Balotelli has scored 16 goals in 21 games this season for the Ligue 1 side -- just one short of the 17 he scored in 28 outings last season.
said to be keen for the striker to stay put but recently increased rumours
he would be off by revealing he would happily go back to Manchester City for free.