NAPOLI NEWS

Roma thrashed Genoa 4-0 including a spectacular Alessandro Florenzi overhead kick and a bizarre red card, while Napoli dominated Verona.
Verona-Napoli is one of the fiercest rivalries in Italian football and today it’s also fifth against third in Serie A.
Maxime Gonalons invites Napoli to make a new offer in June, while it’s reported the club is targeting Verona’s Jorginho instead.
Verona have won all but one of their home games and Andrea Mandorlini trusts they can scalp Napoli today too.
Rafa Benitez maintains Napoli are still only at “76 per cent” of their capabilities and has Marek Hamsik back against Verona.
Pepe Reina is still out of action, but Marek Hamsik makes his Napoli comeback against Hellas Verona.
Napoli have reportedly turned to Rubin Kazan’s Yann M’Vila in their search for midfield reinforcements.
Verona defender Romulo has had Milan and ‘other great teams’ asking after his future, according to his agent.
Napoli have communicated that Valon Behrami will seek further consultation before a decision is taken on undergoing surgery.
Aurelio De Laurentiis has explained that Napoli ‘aren’t a Cindarella’, theorised on struggles to sign certain players and hinted that he ‘may get tired of football’.
Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas admits he might not “maintain the decision” to reject Napoli’s offer for Maxime Gonalons.
With Ever Banega reportedly too expensive, Napoli are set to go in for another Valencia midfielder this month.
Valon Behrami has claimed that even he doesn’t know the full extent of his toe injury, with reports suggesting he could be out for two months.
Jorginho’s agent has listed Napoli as one of ‘three or four teams’ in Italy as tracking his client, who he says is available, should a ‘great offer’ arrive.
The agent for Domenico Criscito and Sebastian Giovinco has hinted that the former may be open to Napoli, but the latter hasn’t asked to leave Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain has reflected that Napoli still have room to improve, but doesn’t rule out catching Juventus.
Maxime Gonalons’ agent has indicated that the player had reached agreement with Napoli, but now won’t force a move from Lyon.
Napoli look to have been dealt a blow with reports that Valon Behrami has indeed been ruled out for two months with injury.
Napoli’s official radio station denied Swiss reports Valon Behrami could be out for two months with a fractured toe.
Paolo Cannavaro will leave Napoli in January, as the former captain “does not want to be a burden.”