NAPOLI NEWS

Inter defender Jeison Murillo admits “I haven’t played at my best” in recent weeks.
Gianni Rivera believes Juventus can progress in the Champions League - but it would make Napoli Scudetto favourites.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis insists Napoli are “alive, kicking and very tough!”
Luca Banti will referee Milan’s trip to face Napoli as Week 26 Serie A officials are announced.
Maurizio Sarri believes Napoli and Villarreal “each have a 50 per cent chance of qualification” in the Europa League.
Pepe Reina is happy to be back facing Villarreal and believes Napoli “should be feeling confident” in the Europa League.
Goalkeeper Christian Abbiati is “seeing something wonderful developing” at Milan.
Claudio Marchisio hails Juventus' “important win” over Napoli, but warns “there’s still only a point between us”.
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik warns Villarreal are “very strong” ahead of their Europa League meeting.
Villarreal's Mario Gaspar expects “a difficult tie” with Napoli and warns “an away goal can make all the difference”.
Villarreal Coach Marcelino García Toral admits Napoli are “a great side” but “we’ll play at our best to go through”.
Jorginho hasn’t made Napoli’s squad to face Villarreal in the Europa League due to a virus.
Pepe Reina’s father ‘hopes he can finish his career at Napoli’ and praises ‘the special affection of the fans’.
Simone Zaza confirms “I’m very proud to be at Juventus, I hope to stay for a long time”.
Fiorentina plan to appeal against the three-day suspension of Mauro Zarate.
Empoli Coach Marco Giampaolo says he 'harvested Maurizio Sarri's principles' and talks of following him at Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain's agent says the player wants to play 'to work out his anger and fix things for Napoli by scoring'.
Napoli will bench Gonzalo Higuain against Villareal and look for tactical alternatives to the Argentinian.
Dino Zoff says “Napoli didn’t play with their usual ruthlessness” against Juventus on Saturday.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent felt Napoli “held their own” against Juventus, and highlights his client’s “sacrifice”.