Iraizoz: 'Memorable Athletic-Napoli'
Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Gorka Iraizoz trusts the Champions League play-off with Napoli will be “a night to remember.”
Etxebarria: Good Athletic result
Athletic’s Benat Etxebarria has described his side’s 1-1 draw with Napoli last night as a good result.
Albiol: 'Napoli good chance in Bilbao'
Raul Albiol believes “from what we saw tonight Napoli have a very good chance” of eliminating Athletic Bilbao.
Britos: 'I'm not a left-back'
Miguel Angel Britos admits left-back “is not my role, but I’ll give my all if I have to play there” for Napoli.
Benitez: 'Napoli can hurt Athletic'
Rafa Benitez explained his tactical choices and has faith “Napoli showed we can hurt Athletic Bilbao.”
Valverde: 'Athletic expected more'
Athletic Bilbao manager Ernesto Valverde admits he had “hoped for something more” than a 1-1 draw at Napoli.
Higuain: 'Napoli must win in Bilbao'
Gonzalo Higuain was visibly irritated after a 1-1 draw with Athletic Bilbao. “Napoli have to play in the Champions League.”
CL: Napoli held by Athletic Bilbao
Napoli were held 1-1 at home by Athletic Bilbao in the Champions League play-off thanks to stunning Gorka Iraizoz saves.
Pecchia explains Napoli surprises
Napoli assistant manager Fabio Pecchia explained some surprising Champions League picks against Athletic Bilbao.
Line-ups: Napoli-Athletic Bilbao
Gonzalo Higuain, Marek Hamsik and Lorenzo Insigne start in Napoli’s Champions League play-off with Athletic Bilbao.
Conte to attend Napoli-Athletic
New Italy Coach Antonio Conte is expected to be at the San Paolo for Napoli’s Champions League play-off with Athletic Bilbao.
Benitez to back Britos, Insigne
Rafa Benitez is reportedly leaning towards Miguel Britos and Lorenzo Insigne to start tonight’s Champions League clash with Athletic Bilbao.
Valverde: No Athletic fear
Athletic Coach Ernesto Valverde promises his side will show no fear when they face Napoli at San Paolo tomorrow.
Amorrortu: Napoli first class
Athletic sporting director Jose Mari Amorrortu sees Napoli as a first class team but says his club have great expectations.
Benitez: Champions League essential, but…
Rafa Benitez has warned of Athletic Bilbao and made clear that Napoli’s season is not over if they don’t make the Champions League.
Hamsik outlines Napoli ambition
Marek Hamsik has outlined Napoli’s intention to do well in the Champions League this year, and their readiness to face Athletic Bilbao.
‘Napoli, Athletic face same pressure’
Andoni Iraola has reflected on the ‘same pressure’ Athletic Bilbao and Napoli face this week, and says there’s no fear in travelling to Naples.
Napoli list 19 for Athletic
Napoli have listed 19 players for their Champions League Play-off round first leg tie with Athletic Bilbao.
Conte to watch Insigne, Jorginho?
Italy Coach Antonio Conte will reportedly take in Napoli’s clash with Athletic Bilbao this week, to watch Lorenzo Insigne and Jorginho.
Benitez: 'I trust Napoli'
Rafa Benitez respects Athletic Bilbao, but “I trust my Napoli” in the Champions League play-offs.
Muniain: 'Napoli tough for Athletic'
Athletic Bilbao striker Iker Muniain admits “Napoli aren’t the team we wanted to play” in the Champions League.
Athletic Bilbao squad for Napoli
Athletic Bilbao have named their 21-man squad for the Champions League play-off with Napoli.
Eriksson for Napoli-Athletic Bilbao
The Champions League play-off Napoli-Athletic Bilbao will be officiated by Swede Jonas Eriksson.
Tardelli: 'Napoli for the Scudetto'
Marco Tardelli is “betting on Napoli” to win the Scudetto and beat Athletic Bilbao for the Champions League.
Buffon: League won't be an easy ride
Gianluigi Buffon has admitted that Roma and Napoli won’t give Juventus an ‘easy ride’ this season.
'CL very difficult, but Juve believe'
Fernando Llorente has admitted that it will be ‘very difficult’ for Juventus to compete in the Champions League this season.
Agent: 'Pandev not happy at Napoli snub'
Goran Pandev’s agent admits he was “not happy” at being left off out of the Napoli Champions League squad.
Napoli list Athletic squad
Napoli have listed 22 players in their squad for the Champions League Play-off round affair with Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic wanted to avoid Napoli
Athletic midfielder Benat Extebarria admits his side would have preferred to avoid Napoli in the Champions League draw.
Benitez: 'PSG rehearsal for Athletic'
Rafa Benitez said Monday’s Napoli-PSG friendly is “a dress rehearsal for Athletic Bilbao” in the Champions League.
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