CHIEVO NEWS

Napoli defender Elseid Hysaj prepares to face Chievo this evening and urges the fans to “keep dreaming.”
Gonzalo Higuain and Lorenzo Insigne lead the way as Napoli try to recapture top spot against Chievo.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, Verona-Sampdoria and Napoli-Chievo.
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina is in doubt for tonight’s match with Chievo after coming down with flu symptoms.
Raul Albiol is suspended, but Napoli have Omar El Kaddouri and Ivan Strinic back for tomorrow’s game with Chievo.
Chievo Coach Rolando Maran believes Napoli “are right to believe” in the Scudetto.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri believes his team has been unfairly criticised - “it annoys me when you only talk about the result”.
Maurizio Sarri denies fatigue is behind Napoli’s recent downturn in form - “we’ve had some bad luck”.
Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly isn’t giving up on the “dream” of the Scudetto - “three points is recoverable”.
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Milan’s Ignazio Abate and Napoli’s Raul Albiol are among nine players to be handed one-match suspensions.
Rolando Maran hopes the victory over Genoa can give Chievo “a response” to their recent poor form.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits Genoa’s defeat to Chievo “really hurts” as they slide towards the drop zone.
Sampdoria, Chievo and Udinese earned crucial victories to break away from the drop zone, but Carpi kept Atalanta in trouble.
Join us for all today’s Serie A action, including Palermo-Bologna, an afternoon of huge relegation dogfights and Juventus v Inter.
Gian Piero Gasperini warned Genoa that Chievo “are a very tough team to beat” in today’s relegation dogfight.
Rolando Maran said Chievo were “angry” at their defeat to Verona in the Derby della Scala.
Gigi Del Neri hailed “leaders” Luca Toni and Giampaolo Pazzini after Verona beat Chievo 3-1. “We’re keeping hope alive.”
Verona got their second victory of the campaign and bragging rights in the Derby della Scala, but Hellas and Chievo saw red.
Luca Toni and Giampaolo Pazzini lead Hellas as they aim to upset cousins Chievo in the Derby di Verona.