Maurizio Sarri feels Napoli “felt too secure in our lead, which was a mistake” in the 3-2 victory away to Genoa.
Dries Mertens scored two and forced an own goal as Napoli came from behind to win a 3-2 thriller away to Genoa.
Lorenzo Insigne assures Napoli are “relaxed” as they go into tonight’s trip to Genoa after two setbacks in a week.
Check out all the confirmed line-ups for the eight Serie A matches kicking off this evening, including Bologna-Lazio and Fiorentina-Torino.
Napoli need a result away to Genoa in order to recapture the Serie A leadership from Inter and make few changes to their core side.
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s nine Serie A games, including Genoa-Napoli, Juventus-SPAL, Chievo-Milan and Roma-Crotone.
Genoa’s general manager suggests the club would be interested in signing Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik on loan.
Ivan Juric concedes Napoli “play the best football in Europe along with Manchester City,” but remains confident Genoa can cause an upset.
Milan captain Leonardo Bonucci insists he didn’t mean to elbow Genoa’s Aleandro Rosi - “I apologised at the end of the game”.
Referees chief Marcello Nicchi accuses Vincenzo Montella of “not understanding VAR” as “he wouldn’t be moaning if Milan had turned things around.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including the Verona Derby, Milan-Genoa, Torino-Roma, Udinese-Juventus and Lazio-Cagliari.
Suso believes Milan played well “in part” against Genoa but “the three points were very important today”.
Ivan Juric admits Genoa “could and should play better” than they did in the draw with Milan this afternoon.
Vincenzo Montella contested the Leonardo Bonucci red card and use of VAR after Milan’s 0-0 draw with Genoa. “We deserved to win.”
Andrea Bertolacci hails “an important draw” for Genoa against 10-man Milan but admits “we could have done better with our chances”.
Leonardo Bonucci was sent off for lashing out an elbow, yet Milan down to 10 men for over an hour had the better chances in a 0-0 with Genoa.
Here are the line-ups for the Serie A matches kicking off at 14.00 UK time (13.00 GMT).
Milan defender Cristian Zapata joked he’ll have to give friend, former teammate and Genoa forward Adel Taarabt “a kicking” at San Siro today.
Milan revamp with a new 3-4-2-1 system, as Vincenzo Montella must win or risk losing his job against some familiar Genoa faces.
Adel Taarabt claims he was “psychologically destroyed” from his spell at Milan, but is a new man and lost 11kg thanks to Genoa.