NAPOLI NEWS

Mauro Icardi is expected to sign a new Inter contract to June 2021, but it will include a release clause worth over €80m.
Marco Verratti sees Juventus as Scudetto favourites, but expects great things of Roma, Inter, Milan and his beloved Pescara.
The 2016-17 Serie A season kicks off today with Roma hosting Udinese and the classic Juventus-Fiorentina grudge match.
Like many other offers before it, Napoli are due to reject a €25m Everton proposal for Manolo Gabbiadini.
Napoli are set to turn down Chelsea’s latest offer for Kalidou Koulibaly and offer him a contract renewal.
The Amadou Diawara saga seems to be over, as multiple sources claim Bologna agreed a €14m move with Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain sent a message to Napoli fans ahead of his Juventus debut. “We’ll be fighting for the same objective, but on different sides.”
Fabio Capello urged Juventus to “go for the Champions League” and feels they are “even stronger” after Paul Pogba’s departure.
Stefano Colantuono tips Napoli striker Manolo Gabbiadini for Capocannoniere, while “Roma can challenge Juventus for the Scudetto.”
Napoli already saw a €3m offer for Daniel Guedes turned down, but are ready to step up for the Santos talent.
Jonathan De Guzman “could arrive on Monday,” confirmed Chievo President Luca Campedelli, but he also warns not to ask too much.
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri will shake Antonio Conte’s hand, but warns the Chelsea boss is not his “friend.”
Napoli are looking to Benfica star Victor Lindelof after Torino slammed the door on outcast Nikola Maksimovic.
Marek Hamsik “dreams of winning the Scudetto as Napoli captain” and it’d be a “tasty bonus” to beat Gonzalo Higuain’s Juventus.
Amadou Diawara is expected to complete his move from Bologna to Napoli in the next two days.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti explains he “chose Alisson because Wojciech Szczesny hadn’t trained much”.
Antonio Candreva “never rejected” Napoli, but always wanted to move to Inter this summer.
Arrigo Sacchi says Roma are second to Juventus, Napoli have the best Coach, Inter have good ideas and Milan are a dark horse.
John Elkann calls Juventus' new attacking couple 'fabulous', whilst worrying about Napoli and Roma.
Napoli have made a new bid for Torino defender Nikola Maksimovic, according to reports.