NAPOLI NEWS

Kalidou Koulibaly urged Napoli to ignore the Real Madrid battle coming up and “concentrate on Bologna” this evening.
Bologna defender Domenico Maietta warned they must “play to our strengths of physicality and aggression” against Napoli tonight.
Napoli open Serie A Week 23 and need to get themselves back on track in a tricky visit to Mattia Destro’s Bologna.
Napoli start Piotr Zielinski and ex-Bologna midfielder Amadou Diawara at the Stadio Dall’Ara with Arkadiusz Milik and Kalidou Koulibaly on the bench.
Giorgio Chiellini hails Max Allegri, Gonzalo Higuain and Mario Mandzukic, insisting their work rate for Juventus is underestimated.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent reveals talks with Southampton started six months ago and there’s no release clause or Napoli buy-back option.
Get ready for the weekend by reading up on games including tonight’s Bologna-Napoli, then Milan-Sampdoria, Genoa-Sassuolo and the Derby d’Italia Juventus v Inter.
Napoli have added Leonardo Pavoletti to their Champions League squad, but there’s still no room for Lorenzo Tonelli.
Maurizio Sarri looks forward to Napoli’s Champions League return - ‘one day I’ll be able to say I played Real Madrid’.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri discusses Gonzalo Higuain’s departure - “I could have expected the Premier League, not Juventus”.
Maurizio Sarri believes becoming Napoli Coach was his “destiny”, and reveals he “couldn’t argue” with Diego Maradona.
Arkadiusz Milik has been included in Napoli’s squad to face Bologna on Saturday, just four months after sustaining knee ligament damage.
Rumours that Fiorentina will approach Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri in the summer are gathering pace.
Fabio Cannavaro admits that Axel Witsel 'would've been great at Juve' before joining Tianjin Quanjian.
Italy are reportedly hoping to recruit Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara once he gets his citizenship papers.
Patric, Senad Lulic and Stefan Radu will be suspended for the first leg of Lazio’s Coppa Italia semi-final with Roma.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi believes Giovanni Simeone “would do well” with Maurizio Sarri at Napoli.
Omar El Kaddouri explains his situation with Trabzonspor - “they offered a lot of money, but I wanted to stay in a top League”.
Nicola Rizzoli has been announced as the referee for this weekend’s game between Juventus and Inter.
Gonzalo Higuain says Juventus are like Real Madrid as “they teach you to win”.