“Lorenzo Insigne would’ve been the perfect replacement for Neymar at Barcelona,” insists Arrigo Sacchi. “He’s the greatest Italian talent in 10 years.”
Arrigo Sacchi outlined the historic differences between Italian and Spanish football, how Giampiero Ventura and Maurizio Sarri “raised the cultural level.”
Napoli turned down €100m from Barcelona for Lorenzo Insigne and €65m from Manchester City for Kalidou Koulibaly, it’s reported.
Italy look set to field a 4-2-4 formation against Spain tonight, with Lorenzo Insigne, Antonio Candreva, Andrea Belotti and Ciro Immobile.
Lorenzo Insigne will wear Number 10 for Italy at the Bernabeu against Spain in tonight’s World Cup qualifier, but Riccardo Montolivo is left out.
Lorenzo Tonelli is not included in Napoli’s squad for the Champions League group stages.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero says Duvan Zapata and Ivan Strinic are “great signings” but “dealing with Aurelio De Laurentiis is never easy!”
Chievo were “ready” to sign Lorenzo Tonelli, their sporting director reveals but “Napoli and the player weren’t”.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent claims the midfielder is “unsellable” for Napoli as “there was no-one better on the market” for the Partenopei.
Lorenzo Insigne claims it “annoys” him when Napoli are accused of being all style but no substance but vows “to stay as long as possible”.
Lorenzo Insigne insists Italy are going to Spain on Saturday to win as “a draw doesn’t do anything for us.”
Napoli have officially signed Roberto Inglese for €12m, but leave him on loan at Chievo for another season.
Sampdoria have officially signed Duvan Zapata and Ivan Strinic from Napoli on permanent moves.
There are multiple reports Napoli will sign Roberto Inglese for €12m, but leave him on loan at Chievo for another season.
Pepe Reina is “very happy” to stay at Napoli, and confirms he’ll remain as long as “nothing serious happens” before the deadline.
Elseid Hysaj's agent reveals “Juventus called me” but the right-back dismissed the approach - “he wants to win the Scudetto with Napoli”.
Napoli have reportedly abandoned their pursuit of Denis Suarez, after he asked for €4.5m per season in wages.
Duvan Zapata and Ivan Strinic are both undergoing medicals ahead of joining Sampdoria from Napoli.
Napoli have announced that goalkeeper Luigi Sepe has extended his contract until 2022.
Suso reveals “Inter, Napoli and Roma were looking at me” but assures “everything is going in the right direction” over a new contract with Milan.