NAPOLI NEWS

Gianfranco Zola says Serie A needs the Milan clubs to challenge Juventus “to return to being highly competitive”.
Ciro Immobile insists that while Napoli “will never leave my heart”, he “professionally understands” Gonzalo Higuain’s decision to join Juventus.
Napoli winger Dries Mertens has revealed that he 'wants to stay' at the club, and 'will renew his contract' in the coming weeks.
Walter Mazzarri thinks that Juventus will win the Scudetto this year, but confesses 'I don't watch much Serie A'.
Chelsea will make a shock offer for Napoli defensive midfielder Amadou Diawara, according to reports.
Napoli star Dries Mertens bagged a hat-trick for Belgium, but Edin Dzeko was sent off as Miralem Pjanic’s free kick was deflected in Bosnia’s dramatic Greece draw.
Keita Balde Diao’s agent has firmly denied reports he had a meeting with Napoli to discuss the Lazio striker.
Jose Callejon hopes to continue his fine form for Napoli and play for Spain against England on Tuesday.
Sevilla are linked with a recall for Carlos Bacca after reports Napoli rejected the Milan striker due to his wages.
Aleix Vidal’s agent confirmed the Barcelona full-back is “waiting to see what happens” at Milan ahead of a January transfer.
A remarkable report claims Napoli are looking to Marco Giampaolo for next season, as Fiorentina approach Maurizio Sarri.
Juventus have reportedly beaten the likes of Napoli, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United to Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie.
Simone Zaza is flattered by interest from “great team” Napoli, but feels leaving West Ham so early would be “a personal failure.”
Roma have identified Sassuolo striker Gregoire Defrel to replace Mohamed Salah during the Africa Cup of Nations, but he’ll cost €15.5m.
Domenico Berardi should finally make his Sassuolo comeback against Napoli on November 27.
Pierpaolo Marino believes Manolo Gabbiadini could swap with Udinese’s Duvan Zapata, while Simone Zaza “has one foot in Napoli.”
As Barcelona continue to push for Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool look to Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne as his heir.
Leonardo Pavoletti is top of the Napoli wish-list and there are conflicting reports on whether Genoa will accept an €18m bid.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent confirms Napoli contract talks are “frozen,” he almost joined Everton and “will see what happens over the next few months.”
West Ham striker Simone Zaza’s agent “advised him to return to Italy and he’d have no problems” at Napoli.