Inter Milan is poised to sign Napoli midfielder
Two years ago, the
Quoted on Tuttosport, the 28-year-old told Sky: "I'm moving to a great club. Inter have wanted me for a while and so I will do my best to repay the club."
If the anticipated loan deal goes through, at an estimated cost of
The Uruguayan continued: "The competition for places is a beautiful thing.
"Everyone has to play their best at all times. Cassano is a champion and a great personality."
Gargano has made over 160 appearances for Napoli since joining from Danubio in 2007.
He added: "I will be Neapolitan for the rest of my life. Two of my children were born there and the city will always be in my heart.
"I'm sorry, it was great playing for Napoli but this is a new adventure for me."
He told Tuttosport: "We've brought in a lot of new players and for him it was the best choice, he's been honest and sincere about that.
"You have to love Napoli to play here. If someone doesn't think this is the perfect place, it's right that they take a different path.
"Only he who stays knows how much this shirt means."
AC Milan has completed the permanent signing of defender