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Wednesday November 27 2019
CL: Napoli hold Liverpool

Dries Mertens saw his opener cancelled out by a Dejan Lovren header, as Napoli picked up a precious 1-1 draw away to Liverpool.

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The Reds now have 10 points, Napoli nine (and they host bottom club Genk last), with RB Salzburg on seven.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Manolas: 'Napoli philosophy the same'

Kostas Manolas acknowledged Napoli face a very difficult test against Liverpool, but “our philosophy remains the same.”

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“We know that we are facing a team that won the Champions League, is one of the best in Europe, haven’t lost here in five years in Europe,” the defender told Sky Sport Italia.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Liveblog: Liverpool-Napoli, Slavia-Inter

Join us for the build-up and action as it happens from the Champions League crunch matches, as Napoli visit Liverpool and Inter are at Slavia Prague.

They kick off at 20.00 GMT and could prove decisive for qualification to the Round of 16.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Giuntoli: 'Napoli focused on Liverpool'

Napoli director Cristiano Giuntoli insists the players “cannot be distracted” by their fines when facing Liverpool and explains their tactical changes.

It kicks off at 20.00 GMT, click here for the line-ups and LIVEBLOG.

“The work of a director is to be close to the team, the coach and act as a glue between squad and club,” Giuntoli told Sky Sport Italia.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Line-ups: Liverpool v Napoli

Napoli miss Lorenzo Insigne, so start Dries Mertens, Chucky Lozano and Fabian Ruiz in their Champions League showdown with Mohamed Salah’s Liverpool.

It kicks off at Anfield at 20.00 GMT and they are separated by one point at the top of their group.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Lavezzi: 'Not quite retired...'

Former Napoli star Ezequiel Lavezzi says he has not retired yet but admits “it’s a decision I’ve almost taken.”

It had been reported earlier that Lavezzi’s appearance during Hebei China Fortune’s 3-1 defeat to Guangzhou Evergrande would be his last in football.

The 34-year-old has since broken his silence and all-but-confirmed he would be hanging up his boots, with his Hebei contract expiring next month.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Liverpool kids thrash Napoli

Napoli’s Primavera side fell to their third heavy defeat in four games as they were thrashed 7-0 by Liverpool.

Napoli were battered 5-1 at home to RB Salzburg last time out in the UEFA Youth League.

Their Under-19s were already out of the competition, but they struggled to put up a fight at Anfield as Curtis Jones bagged a hat-trick.

Jake Cain, Luis Longstaff and Elijah Dixon-Bonner completed the rout ahead of tonight’s Champions League between the two clubs.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Lavezzi retires from football

Former Napoli star Ezequiel Lavezzi will retire from professional football at the end of this year.

Lavezzi’s contract with Hebei China Fortune expires on December 31, but it will be his last in football as he played in front of the club’s supporters for the final time on Wednesday.

Although his side lost 3-1 to Guangzhou Evergrande, fans showed their appreciation with a banner that read: “Legends never die, they’ll never be forgotten.”

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Players' Association aid Napoli squad

The Players’ Association announced it is “at the disposal of the Napoli players” for legal assistance after reports Allan was fined 50 per cent of his salary.

The situation blew up after the 1-1 Champions League draw with RB Salzburg, as the squad rebelled against club orders to go back into a training retreat for another three days.

After weeks of legal consultations, Napoli sent out letters yesterday that confirmed the fines, which reportedly range from 25 per cent to 50 per cent of their October salary.

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Wednesday November 27 2019
Llorente to start against Liverpool?

Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti could drop Hirving Lozano for Fernando Llorente in tonight’s crunch Champions League game against Liverpool.

It kicks off at Anfield at 20.00 GMT.

Sky Sport Italia are reporting that the former Milan boss hasn’t decided his starting XI as of yet, and he’s toying with the idea of starting Llorente upfront alongside Dries Mertens.

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