Napoli's Behrami still out on injury

Napoli midfielder Valon Behrami will undergo further tests in 10 days' time as he continues therapy on his left foot in the hope of avoiding surgery.

Valon Behrami of Napoli in action during the UEFA Champions League Group

The Switzerland international has been suffering from a recurring toe problem throughout the season.

The 28-year-old underwent tests in Barcelona on Monday and has been given a specific treatment that will be reviewed next week.

"We have pinpointed the problem," Behrami said to "I will do all that I can to avoid surgery.

"I am confident to have a good recovery, led by the Napoli medical staff.

"After 10 days I will be more positive and optimistic."

Behrami, who is set to be included in Switzerland's World Cup squad this summer, has made 14 league appearances for Napoli this season.

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