NAPOLI NEWS

Stefano Pioli admits Inter “took a step backwards” with their 3-0 defeat to Napoli and “the initial approach made all the difference.”
Marek Hamsik said Napoli’s 3-0 win over Inter was “a real boost ahead of the Benfica match on Tuesday.”
Napoli absolutely dominated Inter in a 3-0 triumph, including Piotr Zielinski and Marek Hamsik goals in the first six minutes.
Italian magazine Espresso has early information from Football Leaks, including reported millions hidden in offshore accounts by Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Inter director Piero Ausilio feels they are “on the right track” and warned media not to “take fans for a ride” regarding Leo Messi.
Pepe Reina believes the key to Napoli success against Inter this evening will be in defence. “If we have that, we have everything.”
Samir Handanovic said Inter “know Napoli’s strengths and weaknesses, so we have to take advantage of them.”
Napoli need Manolo Gabbiadini to deliver tonight as they host Mauro Icardi’s revitalised Inter in a rare Friday night Serie A match.
Join us for the build-up and action to tonight’s Serie A clash between Napoli and Inter at the Stadio San Paolo.
Mauro Icardi’s Inter armband commemorates Chapecoense, while Milan face Crotone with special shirts whose profits will go to the Brazilian club.
Goran Pandev admits he is backing Inter over Napoli tonight as the Nerazzurri “will always be a great team”, while the Partenopei “are really struggling”.
Piotr Zielinski believes Napoli’s problems stem from not being “ruthless” enough in front of goal ahead of Friday’s showdown with Inter.
Elseid Hysaj has been given the green light to make Napoli’s squad for their Serie A clash with Inter on Friday.
The agent of unsettled Napoli forward Manolo Gabbiadini has confirmed that his client is having discussions with other clubs.
Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic was keen to stress that interest from Napoli over the summer was 'only words' .
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini says Napoli want Ilija Nestorovski, who he compares to Filippo Inzaghi.
Inter Coach Stefano Pioli has named a 23-man squad for tomorrow’s trip to Napoli.
Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam says Manolo Gabbiadini “needs trust” because “he’s a fantastic player”.
Stefano Pioli warns Lionel Messi is “a dangerous dream” for Inter, who are “not afraid” of Friday’s Serie A opponents Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain will not “forget” Napoli for the role they played in his career – but mentioned only “the squad, Coach and fans” and not Aurelio De Laurentiis.