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Gonzalo Higuain

27-Year-Old Forward     Napoli  Serie A


Argentina

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

January 6, 2015    Gonzalo Higuain News

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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.

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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.

September 29, 2014

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Higuain assisted on Jose Maria Callejon's 28th minute goal during Napoli's 1-0 win over Sassuolo on Sunday.

Higuain has yet to find the back of the net through five matches, but he has assisted on two. It's certainly not the start fantasy owners were looking for, but he's still active enough in the attack and should break through soon.

July 5, 2014

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Higuain broke his World Cup goalless drought with an eighth minute goal during Argentina's 1-0 win over Belgium in the quarterfinals on Saturday.

Higuain took an errant pass that appeared to wobble before reaching him, but he was still able to blast it past Belgium keeper Thibaut Courtois for the lone-score of the game. Argentina are now through to the semis and will face the winner of Costa Rica vs. Netherlands.