Arrigo Sacchi praises Napoli’s transfer campaign, but warns they must learn to win ugly like Juventus.
Fabio Capello believes Napoli are “capable of the final” in the Champions League this season.
Carlo Ancelotti believes Napoli “got a great deal” selling Gonzalo Higuain for €90m and knows the pressure Max Allegri is under at Juventus.
The agent of Napoli full-back Faouzi Ghoulam says his client is worth €40m - “if Chelsea paid €27m for Alonso…”
Napoli have announced Raul Albiol has a hamstring strain, and will miss the Atalanta game this weekend.
Nikola Maksimovic says “I always wanted Napoli” after making his debut last night.
Paul Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, claims his departure was agreed last year - “we had an agreement with Juventus”.
Napoli announced that Raul Albiol’s injury is not serious after he limped off during the 4-2 Champions League win over Benfica.
Rui Vitoria was impressed with Napoli after a 4-2 drubbing of Benfica in the Champions League. “They are uniting pragmatism with quality.”
Dries Mertens praised Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri after a 4-2 win over Benfica. “He should’ve been in the Champions League sooner.”
Maurizio Sarri said Napoli “proved we belong in the Champions League” after beating Benfica 4-2 and the atmosphere “remains on your soul like a tattoo.”
Nikola Maksimovic enjoyed his Napoli debut, a 4-2 Champions League victory over Benfica. “We won and that’s the crucial thing.”
Benfica winger Pizzi struggled to believe his side was beaten 4-2 at Napoli, or that they were trailing 4-0 at one stage.
Marek Hamsik said Napoli are “alive and kicking” after a 4-2 Champions League victory over Benfica.
Napoli continued their perfect Champions League record with a 4-2 victory over Benfica thanks to Marek Hamsik, Arek Milik and a Dries Mertens double.
Kalidou Koulibaly has “been waiting to hear the Champions League shout ever since I signed for Napoli” as they host Benfica.
Arek Milik and Dries Mertens reunite, as Napoli bring out the big guns for their Champions League clash with Julio Cesar’s Benfica.
Napoli are the only unbeaten side in Italy and want to build the Champions League momentum too by hosting Benfica.
Only Ivan Strinic and Vlad Chiriches are missing from Napoli’s 20-man squad for their visit of Benfica in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic insists he is “not interested” in Napoli as “I’m happy here and aiming for double-digit in goals”.