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Hamsik close to agreeing improved deal

January 9, 2012

Marek Hamsik has played down speculation linking him with a move away from Napoli by revealing he is close to sign a contract extension with the Italian club.

Marek Hamsik
GettyImagesMarek Hamsik joined Napolo from Brescia in 2007

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Hamsik, who is a reported target of Manchester City and AC Milan, already has a deal with Napoli until 2015.

And the Slovakia international told Gazzetta dello Sport: "Everything is agreed, all that is missing is the signature.''

Hamsik has been offered improved terms to keep him at Napoli until 2016. The 24-year-old attacking midfielder has been a regular at the San Paolo stadium since arriving from Brescia in 2007.

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