NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli midfielder Mirko Valdifiori’s agent says “three or four” teams want his client but “we’re not thinking about leaving”.
The agent of Napoli midfielder Jorginho says they are “ready” to discuss a contract renewal.
Napoli's Manolo Gabbiadini sprained his ankle while playing for Italy, and his recovery times are still uncertain.
Juventus are adamant they will not sell Daniele Rugani to Napoli, but they may consider a loan.
Inter are planning to swoop on Lazio's Antonio Candreva after Napoli blocked Dries Mertens.
Eder blamed Manolo Gabbiadini’s late injury for Italy drawing 2-2 with Romania.
Jonathan de Guzman “realised there’s no point staying at Napoli and is working for January,” confirmed his agent.
Sampdoria and Southampton have reportedly been in talks with the agent of Napoli full-back Ivan Strinic about a January move.
Sassuolo director Giovanni Carnevali says Sime Vrsaljko ‘won’t leave in January’ and rules out Napoli and Juventus interest.
The agent of Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain says he ‘isn’t planning a future elsewhere’ and rules out an Article 17 exit.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis is willing to invest a large sum to prise Daniele Rugani from Juventus in January, say reports.
Marcello Lippi admires Napoli and Fiorentina, and believes Vincenzo Montella “won’t need long” at Sampdoria.
Sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli confirms Napoli are working to renew Dries Mertens’ contract - “we’re confident there will be no problems”.
Lorenzo Insigne’s agent trusts in the “professionalism and wisdom” of Italy CT Antonio Conte.
Roma’s Miralem Pjanic says the Scudetto winner ‘will be the most consistent’ and that his side ‘lack something in the Champions League.’
Jose Callejon said Napoli “hope to win the Scudetto, but it’s an immense challenge.”
Arsenal are intensifying their interest in Napoli midfielder Jorginho, but a January exit is unlikely to happen.
Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri admits his Arrigo Sacchi inspiration and calls Daniele Rugani “the best young player in Italy.”
Maurizio Sarri explains how he urged Napoli stars “to enjoy their football” and is “Coach, brother, friend or father figure.”
Marek Hamsik and Juraj Kucka have been released to Napoli and Milan early by the Slovakia squad.