NEWS

Marek Hamsik assured Napoli “want to play our style of football and delight the fans” at Real Madrid’s Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Juventus and Inter are set to do battle on the transfer market for Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez, claims the Corriere dello Sport.
Udinese defender Dias Felipe and Fiorentina director Pantaleo Corvino exchanged insults ahead of tonight’s game.
Gerard Deulofeu is ready to embrace the False Nine role at Milan after their “magical” victory down to nine men at Bologna.
Gigi Del Neri concedes Udinese will focus on the counter-attack to “surprise” possession-based Fiorentina this evening.
Carlo Ancelotti warns Napoli’s Champions League clash with Real Madrid “is not to be taken for granted and there could be a surprise.”
Today's front page headlines in English from La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Maurizio Sarri celebrated the win over Genoa and urged Napoli to face Real Madrid “with audacity”, but cannot guarantee his future.
Piotr Zielinski admits he “used to support Real Madrid as a child and Zinedine Zidane was my idol, but Napoli want to win.”
Ivan Juric thought Genoa did as well as they could in the circumstances and “even Real Madrid will have trouble dealing with Dries Mertens.”
Salernitana earned a surprise victory away to Vicenza in the early Serie B kick-off.
Emanuele Giaccherini “knew Genoa were going to be difficult” and looks ahead to Real Madrid after scoring in a 2-0 victory.
Piotr Zielinski and Emanuele Giaccherini eventually managed to batter down the Genoa defence as Napoli secured a 2-0 victory.
Fabio Capello confirms he was “close, more than a little close, to signing for Paris Saint-Germain” when he was the Coach of Russia.
Raul Albiol trusts Napoli can beat Real Madrid in the Champions League and calls Maurizio Sarri “the new Luis Aragones.”
Mario Pasalic “has always been fond of Milan” and his agent won’t rule out leaving Chelsea for the San Siro side on a permanent basis.
Genoa Coach Ivan Juric called Maurizio Sarri “the best Coach in Europe right now. His Napoli are an absolute joy to watch.”
Genoa goalkeeper Eugenio Lamanna wants his side to “play to our strengths” rather than attempt to neutralise Napoli tonight.
Emanuele Giaccherini gets his first Serie A start for Napoli against Genoa tonight and warns any Real Madrid mentions are banned.
Emanuele Giaccherini steps in for suspended Jose Callejon as Napoli aim to continue their incredible scoring record against Genoa.
Join us for the build-up and action as free-scoring Napoli warm up for Real Madrid by hosting Genoa’s leaky defence.
Leonardo Bonucci admits he “really thought Juventus were going to win” the 2015 Champions League Final with Barcelona.
Marcelo Brozovic’s fractured toe was caused by Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic, insisted the Inter star’s agent.
Ever Banega is struggling for playing time at Inter and Tianjin Quanjian could come in with a new €25m proposal.
Daniele De Rossi is ready to reject an offer from New York City FC and MLS to extend his contract with Roma.
Palermo striker Ilija Nestorovski has attracted interest from Atletico Madrid and Sevilla, sending scouts to view the Macedonia hitman.
Marko Pjaca has “learnt a lot at Juventus, a top club with a rich history they can be proud of” since arriving this season.
French and English newspapers suggest Juventus are targeting Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea to be Gigi Buffon’s heir.
Roma boss Luciano Spalletti has joined Max Allegri and Thomas Tuchel as potential future Arsenal managers.
Ivan Perisic saw his ban reduced to one game, but Inter teammate Mauro Icardi lost his appeal against a two-round suspension.
Paulo Sousa has backed his “extraordinary” Fiorentina team to bounce back from their Roma humbling on Saturday against Udinese.
Napoli ace Dries Mertens reveals he rejected an offer from China as he slams players for being pretentious in their motives for playing in the Asian nation.
Southampton boss Claude Puel confirms his club are close to signing Martin Caceres but admits the defender’s arrival is not yet “reality”.
Maurizio Sarri’s lawyer has confirmed that the Napoli Coach is considering legal action against newspaper Il Tempo, which reported a meeting with Juventus.
Stefano Pioli believes Inter “are still lacking a little something” ahead of Sunday’s clash with Empoli in Serie A.

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