Serie A Team of Week 31
With Juventus extending their lead over Napoli to six points, the direction of the Scudetto seems to be heavily pointing towards the champions. Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 31 in Serie A.
Report: Four games for Higuain
Reports suggest Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain will be given a four-match ban after his red card against Udinese.
Agent: ‘Koulibaly played badly’
Kalidou Koulibaly “is aware when he plays badly”, his agent says after the Udinese defeat.
Agent: ‘One game ban for Higuain’
Gonzalo Higuain’s agent says his client deserves only a one-game ban and repeats “Juventus had help, unlike Napoli”.
Lippi: ‘Scudetto almost certain’
Former Italy CT Marcello Lippi believes ‘a Juventus Scudetto is almost certain now’ after extending their lead to six points.
Higuain risks lengthy ban
Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain risks a three-match ban for his reaction to being sent off against Udinese, say reports.
De Canio: 'Udinese always like this'
Gigi De Canio wants Udinese to “fight like that against every opponent” after beating Scudetto contenders Napoli.
Hamsik: 'Scudetto still a dream'
Napoli captain Marek Hamsik says the Scudetto 'was a dream, and it still is' after the painful defeat to Udinese.
Wk31: Milan and Viola falter
Milan collapsed away to Atalanta and 10-man Sampdoria stalled Fiorentina, while Genoa put four past Frosinone and Chievo kept Palermo down.
Sarri: 'Not the usual Napoli'
Maurizio Sarri confessed Napoli were “not the usual team” against Udinese and Gonzalo Higuain “felt he was the victim of an injustice.”
Higuain and Napoli fall apart
Napoli saw their Scudetto hopes practically evaporate and Gonzalo Higuain lose the plot in a 3-1 defeat to Udinese.
LIVEBLOG: Serie A Super Sunday
Join us for the build-up and action to today’s SEVEN Serie A games, including Udinese-Napoli, Inter-Torino and the Derby della Capitale.
Napoli look to Gonzalo Higuain and Gabriel, as they must end their Udinese taboo to keep up with Juventus.
De Canio: 'Perfect Udinese with Napoli'
Gigi De Canio expects “the perfect Udinese performance against Napoli,” but Antonio Di Natale misses out yet again.
Reina makes Udine trip
Pepe Reina is in the squad for Napoli’s trip to Udinese, but it remains to be seen whether he can start.
Sarri: 'Napoli used to pressure'
Maurizio Sarri said Napoli are “almost used to” playing with the pressure of knowing Juventus results as they visit Udinese.
Udinese training ground row
Tension is riding high at Udinese ahead of their match with Napoli, as Coach Gigi De Canio had to break up two training ground rows.
Reina still out for Napoli
Pepe Reina remains a major doubt to feature for Napoli in Sunday’s trip to Udinese.
Reina picks up injury
Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina is a doubt for the Udinese game, after picking up a muscular injury.
Benitez 'was ruining Hamsik'
Ex-Napoli director Pierpaolo Marino believes Rafa Benitez “was destroying Marek Hamsik” and reveals an Antonio Di Natale deal.
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