Rafa Benitez explained his defensive picks and Davide Nicola insisted 4-0 was harsh on Livorno.
Benitez: 'The reaction I wanted'
Rafa Benitez saw “the character and reaction I wanted” after the Arsenal defeat as Napoli crushed Livorno 4-0.
Wk7: Four-star Napoli
Napoli thumped Livorno 4-0, but Gian Piero Gasperini earned a draw on his Genoa comeback, Udinese won and Sampdoria-Torino was chaotic.
Napoli try to put their Arsenal woes behind them, but have to make changes against a sprightly Livorno side.
Schiattarella's San Paolo dream
Livorno midfielder Pasquale Schiattarella has gone from ultra’ in the stands to playing at the San Paolo. “I can hardly believe it.”
Nicola: 'Napoli-Livorno prestige'
Livorno Coach Davide Nicola is looking forward to a “prestigious challenge” at Napoli’s Stadio San Paolo.
Benitez injury crisis with Livorno
Rafa Benitez is without Gonzalo Higuain, Raul Albiol or Camilo Zuniga against Livorno. “This is a test of Napoli’s maturity.”
'Inter, Roma & Napoli most difficult'
Marco Storari believes that Roma, Inter and Napoli are Juventus’ nearest challengers for the Scudetto this season.
Reina pleased with Barca links
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina has conceded he is happy to be linked with a move to Barcelona next summer.
Milito selects Scudetto candidates
Inter’s Diego Milito has named his three favourites for the Scudetto – and he’s not included his own Beneamata.
A key day for Napoli’s Higuain
Gonzalo Higuain will increase the tempo in training on Friday to verify whether his fitness for Napoli’s game against Livorno.
Guidolin's ideal birthday gift
Francesco Guidolin celebrates his 58th birthday today and says the ideal gift would be “a victory on Sunday.”
Higuain ready for Livorno?
Gonzalo Higuain could face Livorno on Sunday after they resumed training, while Paolo Cannavaro defends Napoli.
Napoli is home for Zuniga
Juan Camilo Zuniga is delighted to have extended his contract with Serie A outfit Napoli. “This is my home.”
Vargas future still unclear
The agent of Eduardo Vargas says the player will return to Napoli in January – but he doesn’t know whether he will stay.
Napoli reject Rami loan
Napoli boss Rafa Benitez has reportedly rejected the idea of signing Adil Rami from Valencia on a loan basis in January.
Napoli strike San Paolo deal
Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed Napoli will remain at the Stadio San Paolo and revamp it together with the local council.
Ozil: Beating Napoli was difficult
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has insisted that his new side deserved to beat Napoli yesterday, whilst also commenting on his first goal for the club.
Agent: Zuniga clause 'proportionate'
Juan Zuniga’s representative has insisted that the clause in the player's new contract with Napoli is ‘proportional’ to his value.
Start was disastrous, says Inler agent
Gokhan Inler’s agent has called Napoli’s performance against Arsenal yesterday ‘disastrous’.
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