NAPOLI NEWS

The referees have been announced for the first weekend of Serie A, with Paolo Tagliavento taking charge of Inter-Fiorentina.
Leonardo Pavoletti could stay at Napoli until January, as he doesn’t want to join Deportivo Alaves.
Keita Balde Diao is “exasperated” with Lazio and was not told of any Juventus offer, let alone from another club, said his agent. “The club will pay the consequences.”
Lucien Favre explained why Nice changed tactics to take on Napoli and insists a 2-0 first leg defeat “still gives us hope” for the Champions League.
Jorginho reveals Dries Mertens left him the penalty as Napoli beat Nice 2-0 in the Champions League play-off. “I felt confident.”
Raul Albiol was pleased with Napoli’s victory over Nice, as “if we concede fewer goals than last season, we can aim higher in Serie A and Europe.”
Maurizio Sarri felt Napoli “did the best we could at this stage of the season and are lacking sharpness” after beating Nice 2-0.
Dries Mertens warns a 2-0 win over nine-man Nice “isn’t bad, but considering the game, it was too little to show” for Napoli.
Dries Mertens and a Jorginho penalty gave Napoli the 2-0 victory over nine-man Nice, but they’ll regret many missed chances in the Champions League play-off.
Napoli look to Dries Mertens, Lorenzo Insigne and Jose Callejon for their Champions League play-off with Nice, who start Alassane Plea in attack.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from Napoli’s Champions League play-off with Nice at the Stadio San Paolo.
Former Napoli midfielder Alain Boghossian has given them the low-down on tonight’s Champions League opponents Nice. “Dante is really slow.”
Football Italia has teamed up with Forza27.com to produce a new range of Serie A desktop and mobile backgrounds, bringing a little calcio to your technology.
As Napoli prepare to face Nice in the first leg of their Champions League play-off, Football Italia takes a look at what to expect from the French side.
Ahead of the new season, Football Italia continues our look at the shirts which will be gracing Serie A in 2017-18, and there are some big names in part three…
Fenerbahce and Besiktas are both reportedly in a tug-of-war to sign Napoli striker Duvan Zapata.
Napoli are reportedly “crazy” about bringing in Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez but face competition from Tottenham Hotspur.
Ahead of this weekend’s Serie A kick-off, Football Italia looks at the crucial fixtures for each side, and it’s a big season for Roma.
Nice striker Alassane Plea takes control in Mario Balotelli’s absence and admits “it’s a privilege to play Napoli at the Stadio San Paolo.”
Nice Coach Lucien Favre admits he could add an extra midfielder for tomorrow’s Champions League showdown with Napoli. “They have few weaknesses.”