NAPOLI NEWS

Marca continue to maintain Barcelona can sign Gonzalo Higuain, but that Napoli’s price-tag is €55m.
Napoli’s Dries Mertens’ winner ten minutes from time was enough to give Belgium victory against Algeria.
Inter’s Saphir Taider and Napoli’s Faouzi Ghoulam are included in Algeria’s starting line-up to face Belgium.
Diego Maradona is doubtful about Argentina’s chances of winning the World Cup, based on the evidence of their first match.
FIFA agent Ernesto Bronzetti has rubbished suggestions that Gonzalo Higuain will join Barcelona.
Pepe Reina has once again reiterated that his future is with Liverpool, insisting that is ‘the only certainty’.
Federico Fernandez has batted away all talk of Napoli, admitting that he just wants to concentrate on Argentina’s World Cup.
Reports in the Italian Press this morning claim that Aurelio De Laurentiis is ‘furious’ with rumours that Gonzalo Higuain will move to Barcelona.
Lionel Messi has admitted that he ‘would love’ Gonzalo Higuain to join him at Barcelona.
Goran Pandev’s agent doesn’t want the striker to leave Napoli this summer, despite interest from several other clubs.
Gonzalo Higuain has encouraged speculation linking him with a move to Barcelona, describing it as ‘nice’, but says his focus is only on the World Cup.
Leo Messi ended his World Cup curse with a sensational goal, but Argentina weren’t impressive as they beat Bosnia 2-1.
Spanish media claim Gonzalo Higuain is on the verge of joining Barcelona, but Napoli issued an official denial.
Ottmar Hitzfeld concedes “it was incredible” for Switzerland to beat Ecuador with the last kick of the game.
Switzerland begin their World Cup campaign against Ecuador with Stephan Lichtsteiner, Valon Behrami and Gokhan Inler.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli don’t need a goalkeeper, right-back or centre-back. “We have Rafael, Camilo Zuniga and Kalidou Koulibaly.”
Napoli are reportedly continuing their efforts to sign Pepe Reina permanently from Liverpool.
Lazio star Antonio Candreva wants to “play the Champions League,” as Juventus, Napoli and PSG are interested.
Napoli’s Pablo Armero admits it was “a dream come true” to score for Colombia in the World Cup.
Colombia swept Greece aside 3-0 to top Group C with Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado and Napoli’s Pablo Armero inspirational.