NAPOLI NEWS

Lorenzo Insigne insists Napoli “are not in a duel with Juventus”, as they’re concentrating on their own results.
Roberto Soriano will be suspended for Sampdoria-Napoli, the Lega Serie A has confirmed.
Kalidou Koulibaly says Napoli “must not look at the table”, and knew Juventus would be back.
Torino President Urbano Cairo wants to hold on to Nikola Maksimovic “at least until the end of the season”.
Napoli are reportedly close to sealing a deal for Atalanta midfielder Alberto Grassi.
Winter champions Napoli remain at the top, while Juventus continue their winning streak as Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 20.
Paolo Valeri will referee the Coppa Italia quarter-final between Napoli and Inter, while Lazio vs Juventus goes to Antonio Damato.
Reports say Napoli are planning to tie down Gonzalo Higuain with a new contract and a release clause of more than €100m.
Marco Giampaolo assures “nobody will leave” Empoli in January and is pleased with a draw at Chievo.
Max Allegri insists “Napoli are the Scudetto favourites for now” despite Juventus earning a 10th consecutive victory.
Fiorentina have joined Inter and Napoli in the race for young Empoli defender Federico Barba, say reports.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis warns “over-rated” Nikola Maksimovic and points to Gonzalo Higuain’s €94m clause.
Maurizio Sarri celebrated the comeback against Sassuolo, but told Gonzalo Higuain and Napoli “they can do even better.”
Eusebio Di Francesco is glad Sassuolo “played on a par with Napoli, but we should’ve believed in ourselves more.”
Gonzalo Higuain admits Maurizio Sarri “has a lot to do” with his extraordinary form of 20 goals in 20 Serie A games.
Napoli fought back from an early penalty and held on under pressure to beat Sassuolo 3-1 in a thrilling encounter.
Napoli are Winter Champions and must beat Sassuolo – one of only two sides they lost to this season – to stay top of Serie A.
Join us for a Super Serie A Saturday with Inter aiming to get back on top at Atalanta, Ciro Immobile’s Torino comeback with Frosinone and leaders Napoli host giant-killers Sassuolo.
Antonio Conte cancelled his scheduled Azzurri training camps after the Lega Calcio exempted players busy with European cups.
Napoli are turning to new midfield targets, Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle United and Porto’s Giannelli Imbula.