NAPOLI NEWS

Raul Albiol said Napoli “worked hard to get back into the Champions League, so now we want to win” away to Shakhtar Donetsk.
Napoli start Arkadiusz Milik with Lorenzo Insigne, resting Dries Mertens, in their Champions League opener with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Join us for all the build-up and action from the Champions League as Napoli visit Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine.
Sampdoria striker Duvan Zapata “did not feel very well treated” by Napoli - “I trained alone for two months”.
Maurizio Sarri is open to a brand new trident attack for Napoli, but warned Shakhtar Donetsk “will force us to defend deep at times.”
Arkadiusz Milik insists he is “100 per cent ready and if anything a stronger player” after his injury, as Napoli visit Shakhtar Donetsk.
Shakhtar Donetsk “can’t be happy with a draw” against Napoli and expect an open game, assured winger Bernard.
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Paulo Fonseca called Maurizio Sarri “the best Coach in Italy” ahead of the Champions League clash with Napoli.
A representative for Marek Hamsik says the Napoli captain isn’t injured, and it’s “depressing” to only play 60 minutes.
Vlad Chiriches is in the Napoli squad to face Shakhtar Donetsk, despite dislocating his shoulder at the weekend.
Jorginho’s agent reiterates the Napoli midfielder “is available” for Italy but “I’d love to see him play for Brazil”.
Marek Hamsik says Napoli’s Champions League group “is not the most difficult” and aims for at least the Last 16.
Napoli struggled for large periods of last night's game with Bologna, but eventually ran out as 3-0 winners.
Napoli, Inter and Juventus maintained perfect records at the top, as Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 3.
Claudio Ranieri claims he would have not lined up Italy in a 4-2-4 formation against Spain and insists Vincenzo Montella needs time at Milan.
Mino Raiola discussed Neymar’s transfer to PSG, Marco Verratti’s future, Mario Balotelli and why Napoli should be pleased by attention.
Bologna boss Roberto Donadoni felt the 3-0 defeat to Napoli “was a tough one to swallow, because we paid for two or three individual errors.”
Napoli took 67 minutes to find the breakthrough, but eventually flattened Bologna 3-0 with Jose Callejon, Dries Mertens and Piotr Zielinski.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including Inter-Spal, Lazio-Milan, Verona-Fiorentina and Bologna-Napoli.
Napoli target a third consecutive victory and a repeat of last year’s 7-1 success as they visit Bologna’s Stadio Dall’Ara.