NAPOLI NEWS

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.”
Rafa Benitez acknowledges tonight’s Sampdoria-Napoli showdown for third place is “an important game for the table.”
It’s a head-to-head for third place between Sampdoria and Napoli, so can Sinisa Mihajlovic’s men cause another upset?
Napoli’s plan to bring Ezequiel Lavezzi back to San Paolo would involve an initial loan deal, according to reports.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez might rest Marek Hamsik against Sampdoria, while Sinisa Mihajlovic must choose between formations.
Sinisa Mihajlovic definitely won’t settle for a point, as Sampdoria can leapfrog Napoli into third place.
Dries Mertens is back in the Napoli squad for Monday’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria after suffering concussion.
Gonzalo Higuain can make Napoli history against Sampdoria by matching Diego Maradona’s record.
Sampdoria welcome Napoli on Monday and President Massimo Ferrero has a lot in common with Aurelio De Laurentiis.
Ezequiel Lavezzi’s agent confirmed “Napoli and Serie A still have a place in his heart. Never say never.”
Rafa Benitez confirms Napoli like Ezequiel Lavezzi and Manolo Gabbiadini ahead of a trip to Sampdoria.
Italy is the only nation that can still see all six teams progress in the Champions League and Europa League.