Maurizio Sarri was just as disheartened as many fans when both Napoli and Juventus wore away kits at the San Paolo. “I thought I’d die first.”
Max Allegri gave the key to the Juventus victory against Napoli. “If you let them pick up the pace, they become devastating.”
Medhi Benatia believes Juventus “blew the title race wide open” with their 1-0 victory at leaders Napoli. “We had to send this signal.”
Maurizio Sarri insists Napoli “dominated Juventus in every conceivable way,” but there are no alternatives to Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne.
Gonzalo Higuain praised Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri after scoring the decisive Juventus goal. “It’d be wonderful to work with him again.”
Marek Hamsik insists the 1-0 defeat to Juventus “changes nothing” for Napoli. “It’s not easy to break down teams that are so defensive.”
Maurizio Sarri maintains Napoli are “playing the same way as always” after a 1-0 loss to Juventus and joked Gonzalo Higuain cost €90m for three points.
Gonzalo Higuain refused a post-match interview after scoring the Juventus winner against Napoli. “I did my talking on the pitch.”
Max Allegri insists Napoli are “still the Scudetto favourites” after Juventus conquered the Stadio San Paolo 1-0. “Winning games isn’t all about possession.”
Gigi Buffon said Juventus should “not get ahead of ourselves” after the 1-0 victory away to Serie A leaders Napoli and thanked Gonzalo Higuain.
Napoli saw their unbeaten Serie A record ended by Gonzalo Higuain’s early strike, as Juventus conquered the Stadio San Paolo.
Join us for all the build-up and action to today’s two big Serie A games, Roma-SPAL and leaders Napoli hosting reigning champions Juventus.
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain was laughing at the Napoli fans as they tried to bait him during the warm-up, urging the ultras to jeer louder.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis assured he feels no “rancour” towards Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta praised Gonzalo Higuain’s “professionalism” to face Napoli despite injury and defended Alex Sandro.
Kalidou Koulibaly assured Napoli aren’t too interested in whether Gonzalo Higuain starts for Juventus, as Napoli “want to play our football.”
Juventus haven’t kept a clean sheet away to Napoli since a 0-0 draw in March 1997.
Gonzalo Higuain is passed fit to start for Juventus against his former club, as Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne lead Napoli in this Scudetto showdown.
It’s increasingly likely that Gonzalo Higuain will be fit to start tonight’s showdown with Napoli, as Juventus adopt a new 4-3-2-1 system.
Juan Jesus warns Roma “cannot get this wrong” as they host SPAL this evening. “They are a dangerous opponent with nothing to lose.”