NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli captain Marek Hamsik says the Scudetto 'was a dream, and it still is' after the painful defeat to Udinese.
Luciano Spalletti gave Stephan El Shaarawy constructive criticism and set Roma sights on Napoli after the derby win.
Milan collapsed away to Atalanta and 10-man Sampdoria stalled Fiorentina, while Genoa put four past Frosinone and Chievo kept Palermo down.
Roma dominated the Derby della Capitale and crushed Lazio 4-1 to close the gap on second-placed Napoli to four points.
Maurizio Sarri confessed Napoli were “not the usual team” against Udinese and Gonzalo Higuain “felt he was the victim of an injustice.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni thinks it’s tough to snatch second place this season, but insists there is “clarity” with Francesco Totti.
Napoli saw their Scudetto hopes practically evaporate and Gonzalo Higuain lose the plot in a 3-1 defeat to Udinese.
Join us for the build-up and action to today’s SEVEN Serie A games, including Udinese-Napoli, Inter-Torino and the Derby della Capitale.
Napoli look to Gonzalo Higuain and Gabriel, as they must end their Udinese taboo to keep up with Juventus.
Mario Mandzukic broke his three-month Serie A goal drought as Juventus squeezed past Empoli 1-0.
Gigi De Canio expects “the perfect Udinese performance against Napoli,” but Antonio Di Natale misses out yet again.
Pepe Reina is in the squad for Napoli’s trip to Udinese, but it remains to be seen whether he can start.
Maurizio Sarri said Napoli are “almost used to” playing with the pressure of knowing Juventus results as they visit Udinese.
Radja Nainggolan believes “Juventus and Napoli are not stronger than Roma,” while warning they can’t underestimate Lazio.
Empoli President Fabrizio Corsi joked he’s getting “thousands of calls from Napoli” ahead of tonight’s game with Juventus.
Napoli and Roma are stepping up attempts to sign Martin Caceres when he leaves Juventus at the end of the season.
Tension is riding high at Udinese ahead of their match with Napoli, as Coach Gigi De Canio had to break up two training ground rows.
The Lega Serie A are urging Napoli to end their boycott of Mediaset Premium, as it’d contravene the TV rights.
Pepe Reina remains a major doubt to feature for Napoli in Sunday’s trip to Udinese.
Jorginho says Napoli have “eight finals” between now and the end of the season as they look to overhaul Juventus.