Serie A outfit Napoli would be the best destination if James Rodriguez leaves Real Madrid, according to the player's father.
After an inconsistent two years on loan at Bayern Munich, the Colombia international will return to Los Blancos next month.
However, it is reported that Zinedine Zidane is not expected to use the attacker next season and his the player's father is hopeful of a possible move to Napoli.
“I think a new change is what he needs for his career now, and [fellow Colombian] David Ospina is at Napoli now and I think he is very important,” Wilson Rodriguez told CalcioNapoli.
“Napoli are the best option for him.
“He has character and personality. Even at times of adversity, he’s always come out strongly. He was born for this, thank God.
“Between him and Ancelotti, there was immediately a lot of respect. James is grateful to Carlo for what he did, he knows how to get the best out of him and that contributed to their great friendship.
“The coach has always been very happy with his performances. I’ve heard about [the speculation] and I think a change is what he needs right now.”