NAPOLI NEWS

Manchester United scouts are attending Napoli v Atalanta today to view Franck Kessie and Elseid Hysaj.
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez warns Atalanta “came to Napoli in order to pick up points, as we too want to play in Europe.”
Napoli once more shun squad rotation and keep faith with their stars against fourth-placed surprise package of the season Atalanta.
Atalanta striker Andrea Petagna believes they can beat Napoli today and pledges to bleach his hair if they qualify for Europe.
Arsenal will have scouts at the Stadio San Paolo today to view Napoli stars Lorenzo Insigne and Faouzi Ghoulam.
Gonzalo Higuain insists he does “not at all” regret his decision to join Juventus as the former Napoli striker prefers the “calmer” way of life in Turin.
Papu Gomez declares Atalanta “believe in Europe” but if so “you have to sign eight or nine players”.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri reveals that Gianluigi Buffon will be rested on Saurday, with Neto given a start instead.
Stefano Pioli believes that Inter can compete with the likes of Juventus, Roma and Napoli in the future.
The Mayor of Naples says Napoli-Real Madrid “wouldn’t happen without us” and dismisses Aurelio De Laurentiis’ idea for a 20,000-seater stadium.
Fabio Cannavaro says Napoli “have to believe” they can beat Real Madrid at San Paolo.
Paolo Tagliavento has been assigned as the referee for Sunday’s Inter-Roma game.
Antonio Barreca’s agent insists he’s “never heard” from Inter or Napoli regarding the Torino full-back.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini believes Napoli can overturn their defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Ezequiel Lavezzi reveals he “always thought about coming back to Napoli, but the President doesn’t want me there.”
Napoli forward Dries Mertens has reportedly signed a contract extension with the club, with an official announcement due soon.
Napoli have confirmed that midfielder Allan is suffering from an adductor injury, so he could miss Juventus and Real Madrid
As expected, Turin’s local government has ordered that no Napoli fans will be allowed at the Coppa Italia game with Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain is confident Juventus “can win the Champions League” but “we have to be calm”.
The rift between Maurizio Sarri and Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis reportedly started after the Palermo draw.