NAPOLI NEWS

Dries Mertens was “very happy” with his brace in Napoli’s 5-2 Europa League win over Legia Warsaw. “Bring on Roma!”
Napoli are the only side with a perfect European tally this season after sweeping Legia Warsaw aside 5-2, setting a new record.
Napoli want to maintain their perfect Europa League record and restore momentum against Legia Warsaw.
Napoli try to put Serie A disappointment behind them with Legia Warsaw, Lazio visit St-Etienne and Fiorentina need a point with Belenenses to qualify.
Christian Maggio’s agent insists his client won’t leave Napoli in January, despite struggling for space.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho’s agent declares “I expect him to be called-up” for Italy.
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina insists “Juve, Roma and Inter are the favourites” for the Scudetto.
World Cup final referee Nicola Rizzoli will take charge of Napoli-Roma this weekend, while Daniele Orsato gets Juventus-Fiorentina.
Sixteen fans have reportedly been arrested, three charged and 65 held for identification after clashes between Napoli and Legia fans yesterday.
Napoli have made an enquiry for on-loan Pescara midfielder Rolando Mandragora, according to reports.
Gremio President Romildo Bazan confirms interest in Napoli’s Henrique but says the Partenopei ‘must first decide to sell.’
Gonzalo Higuain has been rested for Napoli’s final Europa League match with Legia Warsaw.
Ezequiel Lavezzi’s agent admits a return to Italy is “a possibility” but his client won’t be returning to Napoli.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho says the team have ‘learned our lesson from Bologna’ after their shock defeat.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri is ‘angry about the Bologna match’ but defends his side’s conversion rate.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri says his side want to become ‘the best in Europe statistically’ against Legia tomorrow.
Empoli’s Riccardo Saponara says Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri is ‘the best at mental management’ but praises ‘father figure’ Maurizio Sarri.
Reports say that Juan Zuniga will leave Napoli in January, with Fiorentina or Sampdoria the likely destinations.
Juventus will not consider a loan or sale of Daniele Rugani unless the player demands it, according to reports.
Former Italy CT Cesare Prandelli feels Milan are too cautious, and says Roma are missing Francesco Totti.