Benfica catch Napoli at the top of Champions League Group B and Besiktas are only one point behind, as qualification is in the balance.
Besiktas Coach Senol Gunes believes Napoli “would’ve caused us more problems if Dries Mertens started” rather than Manolo Gabbiadini.
Besiktas midfielder Gokhan Inler hailed Marek Hamsik as “a great player and a great captain” for Napoli.
Allan believes Napoli “leave Istanbul with heads held high, as we tried everything to win” in the 1-1 draw with Besiktas.
Ricardo Quaresma called Napoli “a great team” after Besiktas were held to a 1-1 Champions League draw in Istanbul.
Maurizio Sarri rued poor Napoli finishing after a 1-1 draw away to Besiktas, but defended Manolo Gabbiadini.
Pepe Reina insists Napoli deserved victory in their 1-1 draw with Besiktas and “defeat would’ve been an injustice.”
Marek Hamsik felt Napoli “deserved more and could’ve won against Besiktas, but the point is worth its weight in gold.”
Marek Hamsik’s stunning solo strike earned Napoli a 1-1 draw away to Besiktas after Nikola Maksimovic’s handball gave away a penalty.
Gonzalo Higuain said Juventus are helping him to “grow every day,” including Champions League experience against Lyon.
Besiktas Coach Senol Gunes warned they “know what Napoli’s weaknesses are and we want to exploit them.”
Napoli have Manolo Gabbiadini back in the starting XI for this early Champions League visit to Besiktas.
Join us for the build-up and action from tonight’s early Champions League clash as Napoli visit Turkish club Besiktas.
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Fabio Capello believes Juventus “will win the Scudetto hands-down”, but praises Roma and Milan too.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio believes “our biggest rivals are Roma”, but praises Napoli too.
Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri assures “I don’t do personal vendettas” after Lorenzo Insigne’s outburst against Juventus.
Jose Callejon admits tomorrow’s Champions League game against Besiktas is “like a final” for Napoli.
Napoli will reportedly go back in for Genoa striker Leonardo Pavoletti when the transfer window reopens in January.
Fiorentina may look to sign Juan Iturbe or Emanuele Giaccherini, should Milan Badelj leave the club in January.