NAPOLI NEWS

Former Napoli director Pierpaolo Marino expects Maurizio Sarri to leave because of President Aurelio De Laurentiis. “Those wounds remain.”
Tianjin Quanjian Coach Fabio Cannavaro admits he tried to sign Dries Mertens from Napoli and Everton’s Romelu Lukaku, but rejected Marouane Fellaini.
Radja Nainggolan is included in the Roma squad for tomorrow afternoon’s Napoli match, despite concerns over his fitness.
Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic insists “I never touched Raul Albiol” after the controversial Napoli game.
Fabio Quagliarella’s father confirms the striker would return to Napoli, and explains Juventus were his only choice when leaving.
Luciano Spalletti says people should “attack” racists and that he has yet to speak to Roma about what the future holds.
Allan is back in Napoli’s squad for Saturday’s trip to Serie A rivals Roma, but Lorenzo Tonelli remains absent.
Luciano Spalletti insists Roma are not suffering from burnout ahead of Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash with Napoli in Serie A.
Cesare Prandelli says Napoli “probably play the best football in Europe” but are being held back by an inability to “handle” the rigours of a season.
Reports suggest that striker Arkadiusz Milik could command a place in the Napoli starting lineup against Roma on Saturday.
Napoli are reportedly planning another attempted summer swoop for Ajax midfielder Davy Klaassen.
Fabio Capello believes Napoli can still overturn their 3-1 first leg Champions League defeat to Real Madrid. “They must be aggressive.”
Allan and Radja Nainggolan appear to have shaken off injuries ahead of Saturday’s Roma-Napoli showdown.
Former Inter and Napoli Coach Gigi Simoni believes “Juventus deserve what they win, but something always happens to give people bad thoughts.”
Marco Parolo is suspended for the Coppa Italia semi-final against Roma, while Juventus are fined for anti-Neapolitan chants, but Lazio are not penalised for racist abuse.
Juventus winger Juan Cuadrado believes his penalty against Napoli was justified - “Reina flattened me”.
Fabio Quagliarella has been inundated with messages of support from Napoli fans, after revealing his torment with a stalker.
Roma goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny predicts an “interesting” game with Napoli, as they are “two angry teams”.
Rai Sport director Gabriele Romagnoli calls Napoli’s criticism of the network “absolutely exaggerated”.
Pescara Coach Zdenek Zeman insists Juventus “haven’t had more favourable refereeing” but says they shouldn’t have had their second penalty against Napoli.