Zico: 'Udinese in my heart'
Brazilian legend Zico returned to Udine to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the club’s foundation. “Udinese remain in my heart.”
Italy close ranking gap with England
Italy’s European results this week saw them move closer to England in the UEFA ranking, as Roma and Fiorentina won with Napoli losing to Real Madrid.
Sacchi: 'Barca are dead, Juve step in'
“The Barcelona King is dead and Juventus can slip on to the throne,” mused Arrigo Sacchi of the Champions League race.
Sacchi: 'Napoli can beat Real Madrid'
Arrigo Sacchi stood up for Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri after defeat to Real Madrid. “We should all be thankful that they represent Italy.”
Alexis Sanchez wants Serie A
Alexis Sanchez is increasingly likely to leave Arsenal and that opens the door to Juventus and Inter for a summer swoop.
Insigne: 'Napoli will amaze Real Madrid'
Lorenzo Insigne believes they can turn the Champions League tie with Real Madrid around. “Napoli will amaze you, we’re alive and kicking.”
Hamsik: 'Napoli have Madrid regrets'
Marek Hamsik admits Napoli feel sad and regretful after defeat to Real Madrid, but “getting an away goal could be important.”
Toni: ‘ADL should think first…’
Former striker Luca Toni believes Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis “should think a little more” before speaking.
Allegri defends Napoli, Sarri
Juventus Coach Max Allegri says Napoli “played well” with Real Madrid, and defends Maurizio Sarri.
Allegri: ‘Forget Champions League’
Massimiliano Allegri warns his Juventus players to ignore the Champions League and focus on Palermo - “any mistake could cost us dear”.
Sheva: ‘Milan? Maybe one day…’
Ukraine Coach Andriy Shevchenko confirms he could take over at Milan one day as they’ll “always remain in my heart”.
Albiol: ‘Return leg difficult but…’
Napoli defender Raul Albiol admits it's “difficult to win 2-0” in the return leg with Real Madrid “but we’re playing at home”.
Reina: 'Not over for Napoli'
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina warned Real Madrid “it’s not over and they won’t find it easy” at the Stadio San Paolo.
Sacchi: 'ADL damaging Napoli'
Arrigo Sacchi claims President Aurelio De Laurentiis criticism of Napoli and Maurizio Sarri “was more damaging than defeat to Real Madrid.”
Mertens: 'I had chance to score'
Dries Mertens was left to rue some missed opportunities as Napoli fell 3-1 to Real Madrid, but “there’s another match and we’ll give our all.”
Casemiro: 'My volley no fluke'
Casemiro revealed his sensational volley against Napoli was no fluke. “It’s something I try a lot,” said the Real Madrid midfielder.
Zidane: 'Two teams for a great game'
Zinedine Zidane noted “it takes two teams to create a great game of football” after Real Madrid fought back to beat Napoli 3-1.
Sarri: 'Too many Napoli errors'
Maurizio Sarri felt Napoli made an unusual number of mistakes against Real Madrid, but hit back at President Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Insigne: 'Madrid-Napoli gap not big'
Lorenzo Insigne thought “only the result showed a big difference” between Napoli and Real Madrid in their 3-1 defeat.
CL: Napoli beaten at the Bernabeu
Lorenzo Insigne’s stunner from distance gave Napoli a shock lead at the Bernabeu, but Real Madrid fought back for a 3-1 victory including a Casemiro volley.
ADL: 'Ibrahimovic as Napoli Coach'
President Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms meeting Zlatan Ibrahimovic, but “more than as a player, he could be Napoli Coach in five or six years.”
ADL: 'Bernabeu feels Neapolitan!'
President Aurelio De Laurentiis was stunned by the number of Napoli fans in Madrid. “The Bernabeu feels Neapolitan!”
Hysaj: 'Play to Napoli strengths'
Defender Elseid Hysaj warns Napoli must “play to our own strengths” at the Bernabeu against Real Madrid in an all-attack line-up.
Sacchi: 'Napoli must give their all'
Former Real Madrid Coach Arrigo Sacchi urged Napoli fans to “ask their team to give everything, but to demand a victory is impossible.”
Liveblog: Real Madrid v Napoli
Join us for the build-up and action as it happens, giving your views and sharing your nerves, as Napoli visit Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Line-ups: Real Madrid-Napoli
Napoli go all-out attack with Dries Mertens and Piotr Zielinski against Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodriguez in the Champions League showdown.
Dybala: ‘Porto will be very difficult’
Paulo Dybala knows Porto will be “a very difficult game for Juventus”, and believes Napoli can hurt Real Madrid.
Insigne: 'It's just one game'
Lorenzo Insigne admits Coach Maurizio Sarri urged his players to be calm ahead of the tie with Real Madrid as 'it's just one game.'
Maradona questioned by Madrid police
Diego Maradona is being questioned by police over an alleged assault of a woman in Madrid, reports in Spain suggest.
ADL: Still more to achieve
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis expresses a desire to improve further, insisting 'I do not intend to stop here.'
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