NAPOLI NEWS

Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero blamed the referee for their 4-2 home defeat to Napoli. “It makes you think.”
Maurizio Sarri said Gonzalo Higuain “is becoming the best striker in Europe and perhaps the world” for Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain made it 21 goals in 21 games as leaders Napoli won a six-goal Sampdoria thriller, Lazio controversial comeback over Chievo and Bologna shocked Sassuolo in the derby.
Leaders Napoli have a very tricky test at Antonio Cassano’s Sampdoria, as top scorers Gonzalo Higuain and Eder face off.
Join us for all eight of today’s Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Torino at lunch, Sampdoria-Napoli, Inter-Carpi all the way through to Juventus-Roma tonight.
Vincenzo Montella is glad to see hometown club Napoli on top of the table, but warns Sampdoria will make life difficult.
Sampdoria have called up Ricky Alvarez and Dodo for tomorrow’s clash with Napoli.
Maurizio Sarri admits it was “my mistake” against Inter, including the Roberto Mancini row, and Sampdoria are “a test of Napoli character.”
Juventus and Napoli are said to be battling over ‘new Paul Pogba’ Riechedly Bazoer of Ajax.
Having secured Alberto Grassi from Atalanta, Napoli are now stepping up their bid for Empoli defender Federico Barba.
Antonio Cassano thinks Roberto Mancini was “smart to light a fuse” under the Maurizio Sarri homophobia allegations.
Napoli have secured Alberto Grassi from Atalanta, but reportedly also an option on his teammate Marten De Roon.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri insisted he is not homophobic after Roberto Mancini accepted his apology.
Inter have released a statement confirming Coach Roberto Mancini has accepted Maurizio Sarri’s apology.
Atalanta Coach Edy Reja confirms Alberto Grassi will join Napoli - “my little boy is gone”.
Milan’s Sinisa Mihajlovic discusses Maurizio Sarri and Roberto Mancini’s spat - “we Coaches have to lead by example”.
Former Inter striker Christian Vieri says Mauro Icardi “should play more with the team” but praises Paulo Dybala.
Ignazio Abate believes Milan can start a “winning cycle” as “only Napoli and Juventus” have better squads.
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon says Napoli can win the Scudetto, but Inter “could have crushed us” earlier in the season.
The agent of Napoli and Roma target Nacho Fernandez admits Italian clubs “have inquired about him”.