NAPOLI NEWS

Giandomenico Mesto’s agent has revealed that his client renewing with Napoli is a ‘formality’.
Gonzalo Higuain has reflected on the difference he has seen between Italian and Spanish football, and on Napoli’s season so far.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta blasted Napoli’s “excessive euphoria” and said they “acted like provincial little clubs.”
Gonzalo Higuain explained why he opted to join Napoli rather than Arsenal or Juventus. “They wanted to build a winning team.”
Former Napoli player Moreno Ferrario believes Roma are only ahead of the Azzurri because they have had no European commitments this season.
Former Napoli player Massimo Crippa believes Azzurri boss Rafa Benitez gave up on chasing the Scudetto half way through the season.
Pepe Reina says Napoli need to show more consistency in future if they want to challenge to win the Scudetto any time soon.
Parma’s Antonio Benarrivo admits his side’s collective physical condition is not currently as good as it could be.
Napoli are seen as eager to keep Pepe Reina beyond the summer, but face delays on agreeing to his salary request.
Pepe Reina’s agent denied reports he had rejected a Napoli contract offer. “We haven’t started negotiations yet.”
Christian Maggio has returned to training for the first time since emergency surgery for a collapsed lung.
Il Mattino reports that Napoli star Marek Hamsik is no longer happy at the club and wants to move away from San Paolo.
Alberto Aquilani says he and his Fiorentina teammates have a clear idea of what they want to achieve in the remainder of the season.
Antonio Candreva looks set to complete a permanent move to Lazio, but his future could still be away from Stadio Olimpico.
Marek Hamsik is confident Napoli can catch Roma in second place after beating Juventus. “Everything is possible.”
Giuseppe Rossi is “working day after day to be there for the Coppa Italia Final” Fiorentina-Napoli.
Napoli offered Pepe Reina a contract extension, but it’s reported the goalkeeper turned the first proposal down.
It’s reported Napoli will sell Christian Maggio to Inter this summer, where he’ll reunite with Walter Mazzarri.
Claudio Marchisio says Juventus must put in a strong performance in the first leg of their Europa League quarter final with Lyon.
Following a long weekend of dramatic football during which several Italian strikers found their feet again Dave Taylor picks his best XI.