Napoli have confirmed the signing of Spanish goalkeeper Pepe Reina on a permanent deal from the Bundesliga outfit Bayern Munich.

Reina, 32, who was on loan during the 2013-14 season at Naples from Liverpool, before moving to the Bundesliga champions last summer, is now back to Italy.

The Italian club have announced that the shot-stopper has re-joined them on a free transfer following a successful medical.

“Pepe Reina is a player of Napoli,” the Serie A club said on their official website.

“The Spanish goalkeeper had a medical at Villa Stuart this morning, accompanied by team doctor Dr De Nicola, and then signed the contract with President [Aurelio] De Laurentiis.”

Reina has earned 33 caps for Spain, while had just three German appearances last season, spent most of the campaign on the bench.

Meanwhile The Bavarians have signed Sven Ulreich from Stuttgart as their new reserve keeper.

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