Napoli midfielder Allan said he is open to extending his contract, “but it takes two to make a marriage.”
Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara is targeted by “some Premier League clubs,” confirmed his agent, “but it’s premature to talk about this.”
The build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, including Torino-Juventus, Napoli-SPAL, Atalanta-Fiorentina and Sampdoria-Milan.
Maurizio Sarri admits Napoli “only have Serie A in their heads and have no motivation for anything else,” but against SPAL “tried to walk the ball into the net.”
Leonardo Semplici feels SPAL “kept the game in the balance to the final whistle” in a 1-0 defeat to Serie A leaders Napoli.
Lorenzo Insigne saw their 1-0 victory over SPAL, a new club record ninth in a row, as “a great response” to their Europa League flop.
Benevento saw off Crotone 3-2 with a last-gasp goal from Cheick Diabate and Bologna got the better of 10-man Sassuolo in the Emilia-Romagna Derby.
Allan finished off a wonderful Napoli team move, but that proved enough to squeeze past SPAL, as Marek Hamsik’s goal was offside.
Jose Callejon admits “it’s never nice” to lose after Napoli were embarrassed 3-1 by RB Leipzig, but they’ll make up for it against SPAL.
Despite losing Gonzalo Higuain to injury, Alex Sandro tapped in a Federico Bernardeschi assist as Juventus doomed Torino.
Napoli are back to full strength to take on strugglers SPAL, as Dries Mertens and co try to set a new all-time club record.
Cagliari announce that goalkeeper Alessio Cragno has signed a new deal with the club until 2022.
Juventus make radical changes with Alex Sandro in a new role and Wojciech Szczesny in goal, while Torino look to Andrea Belotti and Iago Falque.
Emanuele Giaccherini transformed the game, providing a goal and assist for Roberto Inglese, as Chievo beat Cagliari for their first win since November.
Maurizio Sarri named his Napoli squad to host SPAL on Sunday afternoon, including Zinedine Machach.
Leonardo Semplici wants SPAL to “control the game and force Napoli to chase the ball” at the Stadio San Paolo.
Max Allegri transforms Juventus against Torino, losing Mario Mandzukic and probably Federico Bernardeschi, but warns against a “Champions League obsession.”
Medhi Benatia claims Napoli “play the most beautiful football, but Juventus are more solid” and don’t miss Leonardo Bonucci.
Walter Mazzarri is wary of the balance between firing Torino up for the Derby della Mole with Juventus and “creating excessive tension.”
Napoli have reportedly made an offer for Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira, funding it with Amadou Diawara’s sale to the Premier League.