BOLOGNA NEWS

Torino reportedly have a deal with Bologna for Godfred Donsah, he’ll arrive on loan with a €7m obligation to buy.
Follow all the latest rumours, done deals, confirmed moves and collapsed negotiations with our transfer deadline day Liveblog.
Napoli are in negotiations for Real Sociedad’s versatile winger Mikel Oyarzabal, according to Sky Sport Italia.
Bologna have officially signed Nehuen Paz from Newell’s Old Boys, but the defender is expected to go out on loan to Montreal Impact.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent has denied he’ll return to Bologna. “He is staying at Southampton, it’s a great experience for him.”
There are reports Amin Younes won’t come to Napoli until June, while Matteo Politano’s agent is pessimistic about a deal with Sassuolo.
Riccardo Orsolini is reportedly close to ending his loan spell at Atalanta, in favour of a move to Bologna.
Bologna winger Simone Verdi has suffered a hamstring injury, the club has confirmed, with no timescale given for his recovery.
Napoli and Juventus continue to set a frightening pace at the top of Serie A, with stats from footystats.org showing that both are averaging over 2.5 points per game.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s eight Serie A games, including SPAL-Inter, Napoli-Bologna, Milan-Lazio and Roma-Sampdoria.
Maurizio Sarri heaped praise on Napoli’s reaction to going a goal behind to Bologna after 25 seconds.
Dries Mertens issued a warning to his Napoli teammates despite their 3-1 win over Bologna this afternoon.
Roberto Donadoni was bitterly critical of the referee after Bologna’s 3-1 defeat to Napoli. “It’s a penalty that’s given for top eight teams.”
There were surprises and controversy this afternoon, as Hellas Verona crushed Fiorentina 4-1, 10-man Udinese conquered Genoa and chaotic Crotone-Cagliari.
Rodrigo Palacio had put Bologna in front after 25 seconds, but Napoli came back with a Dries Mertens brace – including a soft penalty.
Lorenzo Insigne urged Napoli to ignore Juventus and “focus only on ourselves” against Bologna this afternoon.
Napoli need a victory over Simone Verdi’s Bologna to recapture top spot from Juventus, but are without injured Raul Albiol in defence.
Check out all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Napoli-Bologna, Fiorentina-Verona and Torino-Benevento.
Raul Albiol is not even in the Napoli squad for tomorrow’s match against Bologna due to an injury.
Roberto Donadoni asks Napoli fans not to blame Simone Verdi for staying at Bologna. “Just remember how you felt about Gonzalo Higuain.”