NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli fans have launched an appeal to greet Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain with a flashmob of “a single giant synchronised raspberry.”
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini welcomes Diego Lopez, and believes they’d have “seven or eight more points” had Davide Ballardini stayed.
Leonardo Pavoletti’s agent says the striker needs “time and trust” to give his best for Napoli.
Inter Coach Stefano Pioli believes head-to-head games will be crucial in the race for Champions League football.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent confirms Roma interest, but rules out a move to Milan or Genoa.
Milan could still sign Lucas Ocampos from Genoa, reports suggest, if Emanuele Giaccherini joins the Grifone.
Miralem Pjanic felt Juventus “deserved the victory over Milan, but should’ve finished them off earlier” after a 2-1 Coppa Italia win.
Juventus knocked 10-man Milan out of the Coppa Italia after a 2-1 victory and go on to face Napoli in the semi-final.
Southampton are the latest Premier League club to ask Inter for Andrea Ranocchia after West Ham, Tottenham, Hull City and Swansea.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent declared he wants to leave Napoli. “Roma want him, Fiorentina can ask and I’ll offer him to Milan.”
Napoli director Cristiano Giuntoli is reportedly in London to negotiate Manolo Gabbiadini’s sale to Southampton.
Southampton are reportedly very close to Napoli’s Manolo Gabbiadini, after raising their offer to €16m plus €4m in bonuses.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent admits given “half a chance” his client will leave Napoli as “now I understand he’ll never play”.
Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik has revealed his hope that 'Juventus drop points' as his side continue to gather pace in Serie A.
Southampton have reportedly increased their offer for Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini, but the Partenopei are sticking to their valuation
Paulo Sousa believes Fiorentina “did all we could” against Napoli in the Coppa Italia and won’t rule out a future at Juventus.
Jose Callejon believes Napoli beat Fiorentina in the Coppa Italia “thanks to our experience” and tactical focus.
Jose Callejon’s header was the decisive moment as Napoli beat Fiorentina 1-0 to reach the Coppa Italia semi-final, but both teams ended with 10 men.
Napoli and Fiorentina drew 3-3 last month and they meet again in the Coppa Italia Quarter-Final, as Leonardo Pavoletti gets his first start.
Napoli’s official radio station reports that Southampton are pushing hard to sign Manolo Gabbiadini.