NAPOLI NEWS

Inter’s interest in Ezequiel Lavezzi is complicated by the Argentinian’s wage demands, according to reports in the French Press.
Aurelio De Laurentiis will reportedly meet with Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent in Rome today to finalise the striker’s move to Napoli.
The agent of Emanuele Giaccherini claims Napoli have already signed Manolo Gabbiadini, and says his client could also move to Naples.
Napoli sporting director Riccardo Bigon doesn’t think Ezequiel Lavezzi will return to the club, and refuses to discuss Matteo Darmian.
Napoli sporting director Riccardo Bigon has confirmed the club are interested in Manolo Gabbiadini, calling the striker ‘very interesting’.
Udinese needed extra time to push 10-man Cesena out of the Coppa Italia 4-2 and will face Napoli in the Round of 16.
Duvan Zapata scored a decisive goal against Sampdoria and his agent assures “he wants to stay at Napoli through January.”
Napoli reportedly have a deal for Manolo Gabbiadini, but are also tracking Sunderland’s Emanuele Giaccherini.
It’s reported Napoli have agreed terms with Sampdoria for striker Manolo Gabbiadini worth €11m plus €2m add-ons.
Borussia Dortmund left-back Marcel Schmelzer would jump at the chance to move to Napoli, according to his agent.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini says his client is focused on Sampdoria - but admits a number of clubs are interested in the striker.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti says the Blucerchiati are unlikely Manolo Gabbiadini in January.
Torino's Giampiero Ventura and Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly are among those to have picked up one-game bans after Week 13 of Serie A.
Piero Ausilio has reportedly been tasked with strengthening Inter’s wide areas, with Ezequiel Lavezzi the priority.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli largely controlled Sampdoria in a 1-1 draw and the referee “had an off day.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic said Sampdoria “deserved the victory” against Napoli, so they “can only be proud” after a 1-1 draw.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero insists they were “totally superior to Napoli” despite a 1-1 draw.
Duvan Zapata’s last-gasp header gave 10-man Napoli a precious 1-1 draw away to Sampdoria to go joint third with Genoa.
Sebastian Giovinco’s agent “honestly does not know what will happen” over the next few months at Juventus.
Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang said tonight’s match with Napoli is “a play-off for third place.”