NAPOLI NEWS

Bologna are reportedly weighing up a January swoop for peripheral Napoli midfielder Marko Rog.
Jorginho warns Napoli are “very motivated” to bounce back against Torino on Saturday but is expecting their opponents to be “fired up” themselves.
Andrea Barzagli says he and his teammates wanted to “get back to being the real Juventus”, and five clean sheets in a row have been “crucial” to that.
Lorenzo Insigne is back in the Napoli squad for tomorrow’s match with Torino, but Nikola Maksimovic is out.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis says “the city doesn’t invest” in the Stadio San Paolo.
Juventus are reportedly considering Matteo Darmian, Sime Vrsaljko or Thomas Meunier to replace Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Napoli legend Diego Maradona says he’d have more Ballons d’Or than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo if he played today.
Napoli have reportedly turned their attention to Benfica’s Alex Grimaldo, as Atletico Madrid won’t sell Sime Vrsaljko in January.
Napoli forward Dries Mertens says the real Scudetto pact was with the city and “I firmly believe” they can do it.
Jose Callejon says “we don’t have to make a drama” out of Napoli’s recent dip in form - “we remain a point behind the current leaders…”
Lorenzo Insigne is back in training with Napoli and could be called up for Saturday’s Serie A match with Torino.
Pepe Reina’s agent has “categorically denied” that Milan want to sign the Napoli goalkeeper. “In fact, he could even sign a renewal.”
Dries Mertens kept Scudetto ambitions alive and noted “Napoli wouldn’t be where we are today if it weren’t for Maurizio Sarri. He makes normal players top class.”
Sassuolo CEO Giovanni Carnevali insists “we’ve had no requests from Napoli” for Domenico Berardi.
Napoli midfielder Amadou Diawara says it’s “fundamental” to take all three points against Torino on Saturday.
Piero Giacomelli hasn’t been given a Serie A game this weekend, after his controversial refereeing in the Lazio-Torino game on Monday.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms Roberto Inglese will join from Chievo in January, and is “looking for land outside the city” for a new stadium.
A report claims Milan are ready to offer Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina a €3.5m per season contract, after the latest Gianluigi Donnarumma saga.
Roma are once again interested in Sassuolo’s Domenico Berardi, and are planning a summer transfer, according to reports.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis told the squad at last night’s dinner - “being first doesn’t count now, it will do in May!”