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Sunday August 7 2016
Insigne wants new deal, but…

It is reported that Lorenzo Insigne wants to extend his Napoli contract, but the Partenopei do not consider it a priority.

The forward was the club’s second top scorer in Serie A last season, finding the net on 12 occasions to finish in second place behind Gonzalo Higuain.

With Higuain since departing for Juventus, the 25-year-old’s entourage were hoping his added importance to his boyhood club would culminate in a new deal.

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Thursday October 8 2015
'Napoli didn't want Insigne return'

President Aurelio De Laurentiis clarifies that Napoli 'never exercised any pressure' for Lorenzo Insigne to leave the Azzurri.

The Napoli fantasista was in fabulous form, but recently had to leave his place to Milan's Giacomo Bonaventura due to a knee injury.

“Yesterday they removed the liquid from his knee,” De Laurentiis told Radio Blu.

“We didn't exercise any pressure to make him come back to Napoli.

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Wednesday October 7 2015
Agent: ‘Calm over Insigne’

Lorenzo Insigne’s agent assures Napoli medical staff are “calm” despite his client’s knee injury.

The playmaker withdrew from the Italy squad today, as he’s suffering with a knee injury, and will undergo further checks at Castel Volturno tomorrow.

“On Sunday night, Insigne got a kick from Bertolacci,” Antonio Ottaiano explained to Radio Marte.

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Wednesday October 7 2015
Agent: ‘Bonaventura dreams of Euro 2016’

Giacomo Bonaventura’s Italy call takes him closer to his “dream” of playing at Euro 2016, according to his agent.

The Milan midfielder has been called-up by Azzurri CT Antonio Conte after Lorenzo Insigne withdrew from the squad with injury earlier today.

“From a personal point of view, it’s the continuation of a positive period for him,” Giocondo Martorelli told Tuttomercatoweb.

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Wednesday October 7 2015
Italy: Bonaventura replaces Insigne

Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura has replaced the injured Lorenzo Insigne in the Italy squad.

Insigne pulled out of the Azzurri squad with injury earlier today, having taken a knock to his knee in Sunday’s 4-1 win over Milan.

The playmaker has been replaced in Antonio Conte’s squad by Giacomo Bonaventura, who has two caps to his name, but has not featured since 2014.

While the Rossoneri have started the season poorly, the 26-year-old has impressed, with two goals and three assists in seven Serie A games.

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Wednesday October 7 2015
‘Italy can cope without Insigne’

Marco Parolo is sure Italy can manage without Lorenzo Insigne - “our strength is the group”.

The Napoli man has been forced to pull out of the squad with a knee injury, but another member of the squad is sure that the Azzurri will manage without him.

“I’m sorry for Insigne, I hope he can recover soon,” Parolo said in a Press conference at Coverciano.

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Wednesday October 7 2015
Insigne pulls out of Italy squad

Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne has been forced to pull out of the Italy squad with a knee injury.

It emerged last night that the playmaker had sat out a training session, having picked up a knock in the 4-0 win at Milan on Sunday, and today the player has left Coverciano.

“Insigne has gone home,” a statement from the FIGC confirmed.

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Tuesday October 6 2015
Insigne unable to train for Italy

Lorenzo Insigne did not take part in training with the Italy squad today due to a knee injury.

The Napoli starlet spoke at a Press conference earlier, but was spotted sitting on a bench during the training session wearing trainers rather than football boots.

It’s reported he is being rested after suffering a knock to the right knee during Sunday’s 4-0 win against Milan.

"It's nothing dramatic. The lad got a few knocks in recent games and his knee was still swollen," explained chief medic Franco Castellacci.

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Tuesday October 6 2015
Agent: ‘Don’t give Insigne number 10’

Lorenzo Insigne’s agent does not believe his client should be given Napoli’s number 10 shirt.

It has been suggested that the playmaker could be assigned the iconic shirt, which was retired in 2000 in honour of Diego Maradona, but his representative is not keen on the idea.

“The Napoli number 10 shirt is untouchable,” Antonio Ottaiano told Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli.

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Tuesday October 6 2015
‘Napoli will fight for Scudetto’

Lorenzo Insigne assures Napoli will ‘fight to the end’ to lift the Scudetto this season.

The Partenopei had a poor start to the season, but have been in sparkling form in recent weeks, beating Milan 4-0 at San Siro on Thursday, with Insigne getting two goals and an assist.

“I’ve enjoyed the praise after San Siro,” Insigne smiled in a Press conference while on Italy duty.

“When I went off even the Milan fans applauded. I hope to continue like this. I made a lot of sacrifices as a child.

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