NAPOLI NEWS

Jorginho is ‘absolutely ecstatic’ to join Chelsea as he confirms Maurizio Sarri played a ‘very important’ role in his transfer from Napoli.
Agent Davide Torchia claims Kwadwo Asamoah will retire at Inter but warns Chelsea that Juventus ‘have never shown willingness’ to sell Daniele Rugani.
New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has thanked Napoli for ‘helping me in every way’ and ‘will love them forever’.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis says he ‘doesn’t see’ Jose Callejon leaving for Milan in a swap deal with Suso.
Marek Hamsik has warned Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo that ‘if you’re not Diego Maradona, you can’t win anything by yourself’.
Napoli’s Marek Hamsik is treating his new role with ‘intrigue and optimism’ but admits Aurelio De Laurentiis was not impressed by his possible move to China.
Napoli’s state of the art training ground will include saunas, zero gravity treatment bays, jacuzzi and a cinema.
Roberto Inglese concedes he has to “learn new concepts” with Napoli and Carlo Ancelotti. “He asks me to play the ball to feet more.”
Maurizio Sarri is reportedly prepared to sell Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata to get Gonzalo Higuain from Juventus.
Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed Edy Reja is returning to work with the Napoli youth team and he is purchasing land for a new stadium.
Milan winger Suso has a €38m release clause valid only for clubs abroad, but it will expire at midnight tonight.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis insists his club were offered the chance to sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid.
Sportitalia have denied reports Jorginho was pressured into snubbing Manchester City for Chelsea, as Maurizio Sarri made the difference.
There is an extraordinary report that Cristiano Ronaldo wanted to join Napoli, but only opted for Juventus when Aurelio De Laurentiis refused.
Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea staff will include Gianfranco Zola and Luca Gotti, according to Italian reports.
Jorginho sent a heartfelt open letter to Napoli fans after following Maurizio Sarri to Chelsea. “I begin a new adventure in one of Europe’s biggest clubs.”
Fabian Ruiz scored a stunning debut goal in Napoli’s 4-0 friendly win and Carlo Ancelotti wished new Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri “all the best.”
Belgium defeated England for the second time in this World Cup and secured the bronze medal in Russia 2018, their best ever finish.
Carlo Ancelotti has named the line-up for his debut Napoli friendly, a 4-3-3 with Marko Rog, Marek Hamsik and Fabian Ruiz in midfield.
There are reports Mario Balotelli’s transfer to Olympique Marseille has been abandoned, but he doesn’t want a return to Nice.