Higuain strongest number nine in the world
Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri has talked up Gonzalo Higuain as a potential Ballon d'Or winner, describing the Argentina striker as the best number nine in the world.
Higuain has scored 14 goals in all competitions this season, firing Napoli to the top of the Serie A table with a double in Monday's 2-1 win over Inter.
And, speaking ahead of Sunday's visit to Bologna, Sarri said: "I have already expressed this many times, for me he [Higuain] is the strongest number nine in the world."He is a potential Ballon d'Or [winner]."