NAPOLI NEWS

Rosella Sensi admits “it’s going to be much more difficult” for whoever loses Saturday’s showdown between Napoli and Roma.
Manolo Gabbiadini is looking forward to “the chance to prove to everyone who I really am” after Napoli lost Arkadiusz Milik.
Wojciech Szczesny feels bad for Poland teammate Arkadiusz Milik as Roma prepare to face Napoli on Saturday afternoon.
Maurizio Sarri could be planning a tactical revolution, as Dries Mertens was used as a centre-forward in training ahead of Napoli-Roma.
Reports continue to gather pace that Didier Drogba could join Napoli on loan from Montreal Impact for six months.
Crotone risk postponing their Serie A debut at the Stadio Scida again, as restructuring work still doesn’t meet local council requirements.
Roma defender Thomas Vermaelen is still training separately, but assures he’s “working hard on my recovery”.
Elseid Hysaj says Napoli want to beat Roma and dedicate the win to Arkadiusz Milik, who is out injured.
Inter legend Giuseppe Bergomi says Paolo Maldini should have taken Milan’s job offer - “I would have accepted”.
Daniele Orsato has been announced at the referee for this weekend’s Napoli-Roma clash.
Carlo Ancelotti believes both Napoli and Roma “can fight with Juventus for the title” this season.
Dino Zoff insists “nothing is over” in the Scudetto race, as Napoli can overhaul Juventus.
Antonio Di Natale says there’s “no need” for him to join Napoli, as “they already have so many strong players”.
Diego Maradona provided an assist for Francesco Totti, then got into a row with Sebastian Veron in a United for Peace charity match.
Roma man Diego Perotti warns Napoli “remain very strong even without Arkadiusz Milik” ahead of Saturday’s clash.
Diego Armando Maradona urged Francesco Totti “to keep playing” well after his 40th birthday, as they met in tonight’s charity match.
Montreal Impact star Didier Drogba is one of the candidates to join Napoli in January as a replacement for Arkadiusz Milik.
Nikola Kalinic, Simone Zaza and Leonardo Pavoletti are options for Napoli in January, especially if Stevan Jovetic joins Fiorentina.
Sassuolo defender Paolo Cannavaro said Napoli fans “will never forgive” Gonzalo Higuain for abandoning them to join Juventus.
Zdenek Zeman believes Napoli “can still challenge at the top” and calls Francesco Totti “the best player I ever worked with”.