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Gonzalo Higuain

27-Year-Old Forward     Napoli  Serie A


Birthdate:  December 10, 1987    Birthplace:  Brest, France    Nationality:  Argentina    Height:  6' 0"    Weight:  165 lbs    

March 9, 2015    Gonzalo Higuain News

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Higuain fired off six shots and scored his 13th Serie A goal of the season versus Inter Milan on Sunday.

The goal puts Higuain just two behind Carlos Tevez for the league lead and he now has five goals and two assists in his last 10 matches in all competitions. Napoli has an inviting matchup with Hellas Verona next week.

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Gonzalo Higuain: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

March 1, 2015

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Higuain took three shots, with one on goal, but failed to score in Napoli's 1-0 loss to Torino on Sunday.

Higuain has now gone four consecutive Serie A matches without a goal, with his last one coming Jan. 26 against Genoa when he bagged a brace. Nevertheless, he still boasts 12 goals this season, a mark bested only by Inter's Mauro Icardi and Juve's Carlos Tevez.

January 6, 2015

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Higuain had two goals and an assist as Napoli crushed host Cesena 4-1 in the first official match of 2015.

Higuain played very well in the Italian Super Cup a few weeks ago and is in top form.

January 5, 2015

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Higuain has tallied seven goals and three assists through 16 Serie A matches so far this season.

Higuain remains a deadly presence in the final-third, as he leads Napoli in assists and ranks second with seven goals. However, five of the Argentine's league goals came during a three-week span from late October to early November, evidencing a sort of up and down campaign from the veteran striker.

November 10, 2014

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Higuain scored the lone goal in Napoli's 1-0 victory over Fiorentina Sunday.

After a slow start to the season, Higuain now appears to be in good form as he has six goals in Serie A.

November 3, 2014

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Higuain scored the opening goal in Saturday's 2-0 win over Roma and also provided an assist.

Higuain has found the net in three straight matches, scoring all five of his Serie A goals this season over that span. The Argentine also added his third assist of the league campaign during Saturday's impressive win for Napoli.

October 26, 2014

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The Argentine striker recorded a hat trick Sunday as Napoli defeated Hellas Verona 6-2.

This could be a kick start for Higuain, who has been slow to get going this season.

October 1, 2014

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Liverpool may prepare a large transfer bid for Higuain after reports that the player may be unsettled at Napoli, according to the Mirror.

Despite signing Mario Balotelli, Liverpool may be in line to add more strikers to their squad. Arsenal was also reportedly interested in the player, but are content after bringing Danny Welbeck to the club.