NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli ended Lecce’s unbeaten run at the Via del Mare thanks to a Marek Hamsik stunner and Edinson Cavani strike.
Giuseppe Mascara insists his goal against Lazio was for his Novara side – rather than for Napoli’s Champions League hopes.
Serse Cosmi does not believe Napoli are in crisis and warned Lecce tomorrow will be “a very tough game.”
Ezequiel Lavezzi has not recovered in time for Napoli’s match with Lecce, so once again there is a striker shortage.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri has admitted that his contract doesn’t guarantee a future with the Stadio San Paolo outfit.
Napoli are confident that Edinson Cavani and Marek Hamsik will remain, but it is a different scenario for Ezequiel Lavezzi.
There are reports Chelsea scouts were in the stands last night, fuelling Edinson Cavani’s comments. “I don’t know if I’ll stay at Napoli.”
Walter Mazzarri celebrates a return to victory and a clean sheet to end Napoli’s crisis. “It was essential we get a result.”
Edinson Cavani has refused to confirm or deny whether he’ll stay at Napoli next season. “I don’t know, the club will deal with this sort of thing.”
Napoli ended their run of three straight defeats by beating Novara 2-0, but the game was delayed for 18 minutes by the referee’s injury.
Napoli have Christian Maggio back in the side, but despite missing two strikers they leave Edu Vargas on the bench against Novara.
As expected, Ezequiel Lavezzi is out of Napoli’s game with Novara, but Walter Mazzarri reveals why he still won’t play Edu Vargas.
Attilio Tesser wants his Novara players to forget their current predicament so as to face Napoli on Saturday without fear.
Walter Mazzarri believes his players have all the determination necessary to secure Champions League qualification again, but perhaps not the energy.
Aurelio De Laurentiis is delighted to sign Marek Hamsik to an extended contract at Napoli, a player he believes is one of the best in Europe.
David Trezeguet has revealed that he was close to joining Napoli until boss Walter Mazzarri blocked the switch.
Marek Hamsik has extended his contract with Napoli until 2016 after President Aurelio De Laurentiis added his signature during a flight to Milan.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin would be the “best replacement” for Walter Mazzarri at Napoli.
Ezequiel Lavezzi is reportedly out of Napoli’s home game with struggling Novara due to a thigh strain and he will have to undergo a scan.
Sky Sport Italia are suggesting that Marek Hamsik has finally put pen to paper on a new contract at Napoli.