NAPOLI NEWS

Max Allegri complimented Napoli for “playing very good football,” but insisted the Juventus victory was “not decisive” for the Scudetto race.
Leonardo Bonucci explained his goal celebration after a 2-1 victory over Napoli and congratulated Gonzalo Higuain.
Gonzalo Higuain inevitably got the winner against his former club, as Juventus beat Napoli 2-1 in a tense Turin clash.
Juventus director Giuseppe Marotta condemned criticism of Gonzalo Higuain as he faces Napoli and ruled out a Javier Pastore bid.
Leonardo Bonucci said Gonzalo Higuain “should celebrate” if he scores against old club Napoli this evening.
Marek Hamsik admits he “won’t look Gonzalo Higuain in the eye” as Napoli face Juventus this evening.
Gonzalo Higuain faces his former teammates for the first time as Juventus host Napoli in a bitter grudge match for the Scudetto.
Join us for the build-up and action to today’s Serie A games, Bologna-Fiorentina and the huge grudge match between Juventus and Napoli.
Figures including Carlo Ancelotti, Claudio Ranieri, Cesare Prandelli, Walter Zenga and Andrea Pirlo predict Juventus-Napoli, but see Roma as Scudetto contenders.
Dino Zoff warned if Napoli lose to Juventus tonight, “it’ll be hard for them to get back on their feet.”
Italian reports suggest West Ham United have made a new offer for Manolo Gabbiadini, offering Simone Zaza to Napoli.
The big game between Juventus and Napoli is tonight, but there are still doubts over the line-ups.
Jose Altafini believes Gonzalo Higuain "has to celebrate” if he scores for Juventus against Napoli.
Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly discusses Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain - “I’ll do my best not to let him touch the ball”.
The mayor of Naples says Gonzalo Higuain “would have to walk with a metal detector surrounded by 1000 men” if he returned to the city.
The agent of Napoli midfielder Allan assures “I don’t think there will be any problems” with a contract renewal.
Patrice Evra is in the Juventus squad for Napoli, despite suffering a calf injury on Wednesday.
Napoli have named their squad to take on Juventus tomorrow, with Raul Albiol still out.
Juan Cuadrado is expecting “a head-on collision” when Juventus and Napoli lock horns on Saturday night but claims “we know how to be a great team”.
Massimiliano Allegri believes Napoli fans “should be grateful” to Gonzalo Higuain ahead of the Juventus striker’s reunion with his former club on Saturday.